Best switch games in 2022 [Based on 50 expert reviews]

Nintendo Switch Sports - Nintendo Switch

$49.99
$45.98
 in stock
42 new from $36.99
6 used from $35.95
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Swing, kick, spike, and bowl your way to victory in 6 sports
  • Play Soccer, Volleyball, Bowling, Tennis, Badminton and Chambara (swordplay)
  • Motion controls**** will get you moving and help turn your real-world actions into in-game movements
  • Use the Leg Strap accessory to kick the ball in a Soccer Shoot-Out or, after a free update this summer***, in Soccer matches as well
  • Play online** and challenge random opponents to earn in-game rewards like clothing, gear and much more or reach the Pro League

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Nintendo Switch

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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • New stages and fighters are joined by the combined rosters of every past Super Smash Bros. Game
  • Challenge others anytime, anywhere, whether you're on the couch or on the go
  • Play any way you want—locally, online, in TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode, or even with GameCube Controllers
  • Fight faster and smarter with new and returning techniques, like the perfect shield and directional air dodge
  • Face off in 2-4 player battles, or play against the computer

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (Nintendo Switch)

$59.99
$37.99
 in stock
36 new from $32.10
3 used from $33.99
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Play through all nine Star Wars saga films in a brand-new LEGO videogame unlike any other.
  • Experience fun-filled adventures, whimsical humour, and the freedom to fully immerse yourself in the LEGO Star Wars universe like never before.
  • Players have the freedom to seamlessly travel to any planet, in any order, at any time.
  • Features hundreds of playable characters from throughout the galaxy. Choose from a legion of heroes like Luke Skywalker, Qui-Gonn Jinn, Chewbacca, Leia Organa, and Poe Dameron or turn to the dark side as Darth Vader, Kylo Ren, Darth Maul, Emperor Palpatine, and more.
  • Whether on land or in space, hundreds of vehicles from across the galaxy are yours to command. Jump to light speed in the Millennium Falcon, fly the T-47 airspeeder as you take down AT-AT walkers on Hoth, and battle First Order TIE fighters in Resistance X-wings.

Minecraft - Nintendo Switch

$29.88  in stock
50 new from $23.99
25 used from $24.13
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures
  • Explore randomly generated worlds and build amazing things from the simplest of homes to the grandest of castles
  • Play in creative mode with unlimited resources or mine deep into the world in survival mode, crafting weapons and armor to fend off the dangerous mobs
  • Play on the go in handheld or tabletop modes
  • Includes Super Mario Mash-Up, Natural Texture Pack, Biome Settlers Skin Pack, Battle & Beasts Skin Pack, Campfire Tales Skin Pack; Compatible with Nintendo Switch only

Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury - Nintendo Switch

$59.99
$52.72
 in stock
42 new from $50.00
11 used from $44.14
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Enjoy two Mario adventures solo or with friends
  • In Super Mario 3D World, choose a character each with distinct playstyles as you dash and climb through dozens of colorful courses, collecting Green Stars and power-ups along the way
  • Cooperate (and compete) with friends locally or online to reach each stage’s goal. A crown is awarded to the highest-scoring player, making for a friendly frenzy
  • In addition to added multiplayer options, the Nintendo Switch version of the Super Mario 3D World game has been improved with faster character speeds and more
  • Explore a seamless feline world in Lake Lapcat, complete objectives to collect Cat Shines, and defeat a giant Bowser in the new Bowser’s Fury adventure

Mario Party Superstars - Nintendo Switch

$59.99
$53.75
 in stock
42 new from $49.88
15 used from $49.99
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Bring the party on 5 classic boards from the Nintendo 64 Mario Party games
  • Show your friends and family who’s boss in 100 minigames from throughout the Mario Party series
  • All game modes can be played online
  • Matches with friends in board game mode are saved after each turn both locally and online—pick up where you left off
  • Play using a single Joy-Con controller, two Joy-Con with the Joy-Con grip accessory, Nintendo Switch Pro Controller, or Nintendo Switch Lite system

PAC-MAN World Re-PAC - Nintendo Switch

$29.99  in stock
13 new from $25.49
6 used from $28.78
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Taking advantage of current generation hardware, this 3D action-adventure platformer is packed with smoother intuitive gameplay, updated visuals including a shiny new look for PAC-MAN and the Ghosts, an improved UI, fine-tuned environmental details
  • Adventure through the main campaign in QUEST MODE, play a collection of 3D mazes in MAZE MODE, & clear QUEST MODE to unlock the original PAC-MAN game in ORIGINAL MODE
  • Dodge Ghosts & other baddies, solve environmental puzzles, & collect items through the six areas of Ghost Island: Pirate Area, Ruins Area, Space Area, Funhouse Area, Factory Area, & Mansion Area - each featuring multiple levels & a unique boss battle
  • More than running & chomping - PAC-MAN will butt-bounce, rev-roll, hover jump, & more through the six areas while collecting PAC-DOTS, fruit, and power ups - Become invincible & walk underwater with the Metal PAC-MAN power-up and become MEGA PAC-MAN
  • Find keys hidden in each world to rescue PAC-MOM, PAC-BOY, PAC-SIS, Professor PAC PAC-BUDDY, and Pooka - With each rescue PAC-MAN gains an advantage for the final battle against the dreaded TOC-MAN

Kirby and the Forgotten Land - Nintendo Switch

$59.99
$53.45
 in stock
30 new from $49.99
3 used from $50.64
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Join Kirby in an unforgettable journey on a delightful 3D platforming adventure
  • Explore a mysterious world with abandoned structures, remnants of a past civilization
  • Copy enemies’ abilities like the new Drill and Ranger and use them to attack and explore. They can even be evolved to become stronger.
  • Inhale real-world objects and transform using Mouthful Mode—swallowing a vending machine will allow you to shoot out cans
  • Bring along a second player to control Bandana Waddle Dee and take on the forgotten world together

NBA 2K23 - Nintendo Switch

$59.99
$56.50
 in stock
14 new from $53.95
1 used from $50.50
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Feel refined gameplay in the palm of your hands on both sides of the ball in NBA 2K23.
  • Embark on a swashbuckling basketball journey aboard a spacious cruiseliner equipped with pristine courts, scenic views, and a boatload of rewards for you and your MyPLAYER to enjoy.
  • Step back in time with era-specific visuals that captured Michael Jordan’s ascent from collegiate sensation to global icon with immersive Jordan Challenges chronicling his career-defining dominance.
  • Ball without limits as you collect and assemble a bevy of legendary talent from any era in MyTEAM.

Sonic Mania + Team Sonic Racing Double Pack - Nintendo Switch

$39.99
$29.97
 in stock
23 new from $29.96
10 used from $24.99
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Experience two games in one with this Sonic Mania + Team Sonic Racing Double Pack
  • Sonic Mania is a true, classic Sonic experience: Gorgeous pixel graphics featuring a variety of new Zones with iconic favorites from Sonic 1, 2, 3, Sonic & Knuckles
  • Team Racing – Race as a team, win as a team. Use various team moves to assist your teammates, knock out opponents and unleash your Team Ultimate

Blaze and the Monster Machines Axle City Racers - Nintendo Switch

$39.99
$19.99
 in stock
12 new from $19.99
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Be blaze and 6 more heroes including starla, pickle, and crusher
  • Race with friends in couch 4-player split-screen mode
  • Power up with speed boosts, upgrades, and unique character abilities
  • Win the cup at the axle city grand Prix, the Monster dome, and more
  • Auto drive with optional simple controls for younger players

Pokémon Legends: Arceus - Nintendo Switch

 in stock
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Action meets RPG in this new take on the Pokémon series
  • Study Pokémon behaviors, sneak up on them, and toss a well-aimed Poké Ball to catch them
  • Unleash moves in the speedy agile style or the powerful strong style in battles
  • Travel to the Hisui region—the Sinnoh of old—and build the region’s first Pokédex
  • Learn about the Mythical Pokémon Arceus, the key to this mysterious tale

Yoshi's Crafted World - Nintendo Switch [Digital Code]

$59.99
$41.99
 in stock
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Explore each stage and then find even more secrets by making your way through the stage backwards on the flip side
  • Overcome varied enemies and obstacles, like Zombie Guys, Skelesaurus, Ukiki, and Monty Mole as you seek out hidden collectables
  • Pass a Joy Con controller to a friend for 2 player cooperative exploration
  • Clad Yoshi in collectable, protective, handicraft costumes as he makes his way through each stage

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo Switch)

$59.99
$47.89
 in stock
49 new from $46.79
4 used from $39.10
Free shipping
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as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Compatible with Nintendo Switch only

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - Nintendo Switch

$59.99
$48.99
 in stock
42 new from $48.99
27 used from $38.98
Free shipping
Amazon.com
as of October 25, 2022 12:03 pm

Features

  • Hit the road with the definitive version of Mario Kart 8 and play anytime, anywhere. Race your friends or battle them in a revised battle mode for new and returning battle courses
  • Play locally in up to 4-player multiplayer in 1080p while playing in TV Mode. Every track of the Wii U version, including DLC, makes a glorious return
  • Plus, the Inklings appear at all-new guest characters, along with returning favorites, such as King Boo, Dry Bones, and Bowser Jr.
  • Players can choose a new Smart Steering feature which makes driving and staying on the track easy for novice players and kids even at 200cc

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