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All free Nintendo Switch games

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Sometimes in life, you start to run a little low on cash. We have all been there at one time or another. However, just because you don't have a ton of money to spend doesn't mean you're not interested in playing some new games. Not all of the best Nintendo Switch games have to cost money, though. In fact, you can have more fun with some of these free Nintendo Switch games than you would be paying the premium price for others. 

**Note: All titles with an asterisk have features only available with a Nintendo Switch Online or Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership. This does not mean you must have a membership to play in all cases, but may just mean Save Cloud or other features will be unavailable without one.

All Free Nintendo Switch Games

Here are all the free Nintendo Switch games available in the eShop right now!

Fallout Shelter *

The RPG sim/strategy set in the Fallout universe has made its way to the Switch. Build your underground utopia as you design and populate your very own vault.

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Fallout Shelter

Build your very own Fallout vault, choose your dwellers, and assign them roles based on their skills. Can you keep your vault going?

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Fortnite

One of the reigning champs of the battle royal genre has airdropped into the hands of Switch players. Join the battle for multiplayer dominance against 99 other players in this super fun action title.

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Fortnite

An ultimate battle royale online shooter! Can you make it to the end?

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pokémon Quest

If you have always felt that Pokémon didn't have enough corners, then you are in luck. Collect Pokémon and battle your way across Tumblecube island in this fun little Pokémon game.

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Pokémon Quest

If Pokémon were made in Minecraft style, it would look like this! Discover Pokémon across the island and attract more with your cooking.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pokémon UNITE

The very first Pokémon MOBA is here! Choose your class of Pokémon and play together with online players to get the most points before the round is over. Protect your base as well to prevent the other team from scoring more points than you.

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Pokémon UNITE

Battle as Pokémon like never before in this first ever Pokémon MOBA.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Apex Legends

Get your team together and battle on! Go head to head with other teams as you and your crew level up from battle to battle, collecting new weapons and customization options.

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Apex Legends

Does your crew have what it takes to overthrow other teams? Find out and level up along the way!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Kitten Squad

PETA has gotten in on the Switch gaming world with Kitten Squad. Control a battalion of kittens as they defeat evil robots to free captured animals.

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Kitten Squad

These kitties are bad in the best way! Take on robots and free your imprisoned furry friends.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Namco Museum (PAC-MAN VS. Free Multiplayer-only Ver.) *

This free version of the Namco Museum allows you to play Pac-Man VS. with any of your friends who own the full Namco Museum. Play as Pac-Man or a ghost in the multiplayer Pac-Man title.

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Namco Museum (PAC-MAN VS. Free Multiplayer-only Ver.)

Access Pac-Man with the free version of this game full of classics.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pinball FX3 *

There are a few pinball titles on the Switch, and this one has tons of content. Free players start with only one table, but you can purchase more pinball tables if you fall in love with the gameplay.

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Pinball FX3

An oldie but a goodie! Play on one virtual pinball table with this free version and buy yourself some more if you'd like!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Stern Pinball Arcade *

If you want to play amazing recreations of real-life pinball machines, this is one of your best options. This version offers some older pinball tables as well as a few of Stern's newer machines. Much like other Pinball games, you get one table for free and have to purchase the rest.

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Stern Pinball Arcade

This virtual pinball title recreates actual pinball machines and gives you one free table to play. Many more available for purchase.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

The Pinball Arcade *

The Pinball Arcade is very similar to the Stern Pinball Arcade, but this is the newer version. In this version, you can play the latest releases from Stern, but some older machines are no longer here. And as before, you get only one machine for free, and others can be bought individually or in packs.

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The Pinball Arcade

For the newer Stern pinball machines, this is the arcade to go to!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Angry Bunnies: Colossal Carrot Crusade *

Aim a bunch of bunnies at a stack of carrots in this Angry Birds clone. See how many of the 180 levels you can complete as you smash your way to victory.

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Angry Bunnies: Colossal Carrot Crusade

In case angry birds weren't enough, now you can help the angry bunnies get their revenge too! 

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Arena of Valor

If you want to get into multiplayer online battle arena gaming but you don't want to pay a dime, you might want to consider Arena of Valor. Dive in and discover a roster of 39 heroes to choose from in some heated five-on-five action!

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Arena of Valor

An action packed MOBA option with a huge character roster.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Asphalt 9: Legends

Race around beautifully rendered tracks in various gorgeous speedsters, including Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, and W Motors. It employs a split-screen for a local multiplayer experience for up to four players.

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Asphalt 9: Legends

Take your favorite luxury cars out on the streets and race on beautiful tracks.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Brawlhalla

Brawlhalla features over 40 unique characters to choose from in this free-to-play fighting game. Play in local competitions, single-player, or co-op modes.

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Brawlhalla

Choose your fighter and fight however you'd like! Against AI, with a friend, or online.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Warframe *

If you're looking for an intense third-person shooter to play with friends online, this is the game for you. Take in all the action in this free-to-play game.

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Warframe

Choose a customizable Warframe with the abilities you enjoy, build your team, discover, and fight!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Dauntless

You play as a slyer out to take down enormous beasts known as Behemoths. You'll team up with players from around the world, obtain powerful weapons and armor, and work together to bring these creatures down.

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Dauntless

Team up with players everywhere to conquer the Behemoths.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Dawn of the Breakers

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If you are hot for some combat and want a game with an anime art style and a fun story, go pick up Dawn of the Breakers. I mean, it's free! What have you got to lose?

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Dawn of the Breakers

Anime combat with a story! As you and your team go on to fight Ghouls, what will you discover about your amnesia?

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Eternal Card Game

This card game is set in a fantasy world featuring both dragons and gunslingers. You'll need to employ your best strategies, spells, and combat options to make it far. There are plenty of tournaments and events to participate in.

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Eternal Card Game

The win is in your hands if you play your cards right!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

GALAK-Z: Variant S *

If you're anything like me, then you love a good shoot 'em up. But you might also want a little RPG action to round things out. Well, I think this game might be just what you're looking for!

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GALAK-Z: Variant S

A free RPG shooter in space that really takes advantage of the Switch controls.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Paladins *

Perhaps you like the idea of a game like Overwatch, but you're loathed to give Blizzard one more penny. Lucky you! Paladins may give you what you're looking for without cracking open your wallet.

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Paladins

Gather your team into this fantasy world and take on other teams.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Zaccaria Pinball *

Back in the '70s and '80s, Bally and Williams were the kings of pinball, but another company manufactured some awesome tables. Explore the vintage pinball tables made by Zaccaria in this game.

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Zaccaria Pinball

Play some of the coolest vintage pinball tables made by Zaccaria in a digital form.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Coloring Book *

It's not exactly a game in the traditional sense. However, considering that up to four people can "play" simultaneously, Coloring Book may be a perfect way to spend some time with the young ones in your family.

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Coloring Book

Pick a picture and color together as a family or with firends.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Color Zen *

Color Zen is a nice, relaxing, and meditative experience. Throw on some headphones and zone out on this puzzle game that will wash over you with abstract color.

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Color Zen

Enjoy a nice relaxing color session. Choose a soothing image and zone out in a swarm of colors.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

DC Universe Online

This massively multiplayer online game allows you to create your own Super Hero or Super Villain and then run around the DC universe. You'll engage in battles alongside your favorite characters like Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, and more.

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DC Universe Online

Choose a hero or a villain and explore the DC worlds.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Lightseekers

The huge names in trading card games have yet to make their way onto the Nintendo Switch. So if you would like to get into some TCG action, you might want to consider LightSeekers as an alternative.

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Lightseekers

An award winning TCG where you are in the middle of a world of magical lore.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Prime World: Defenders *

This strategy card game has you defending towers using spells and traps. You'll collect cards, fuse them to make them more powerful, and encounter several different enemies.

Prime World: Defenders

Protect your towers and build your deck. Bring them together to make your defense stronger.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Realm Royale *

Run around a playful world filled with various fun locations and weapons, defeating fellow players to see who is the best. In this MMO, you'll be able to forge weapons, loot awesome items, and team up with friends.

Realm Royale

Explore, loot, upgrade weapons, and defeat other players.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Warface

This online first-person shooter has you playing against others using realistic weapons. There are multiple PvP modes to discover and five playable classes, each with its own unique abilities. How well will you do?

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Warface

An online PvP where you choose your class and use realistic weapons.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

SMITE *

Dive into this multiplayer battle arena and test your metal against people all around the world. Choose a God from a multitude of pantheons and prove that you have what it takes!

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SMITE

Choose your God and take over the arena

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Super Kirby Clash *

Up to four players take on the role of four different characters with different fighting styles as you fight your way through various levels and bosses. You can play multiplayer locally or online.

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Super Kirby Clash

Bringing multiplayer fun to Kirby! Choose one of four Kirby favorite characters and defeat the bosses.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Hulu

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Did your family, friends, or roommates take over the living area's TV? No worries! You can now access your Hulu account on the Nintendo Switch with an official app. If you haven't subscribed to Hulu yet, it has plenty of benefits, from all the different shows available to the parental controls that are here to make your life easier.

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Hulu

Stream shows and movies on the go right from your Switch.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

InkyPen

The app for InkyPen is free to download, but you'll need a subscription to their service to access the content inside. There are even parental control functions in the app to make sure your kids aren't getting into comics with ratings you disapprove of!

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InkyPen

With an InkyPen subscription, you will have access to thousands of digital comics to read.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

izneo

Connect to the internet to download comics as you want or download them in bulk to read later. Regardless of your plan, izneo has thousands of comics digitally available for you to read or entertain the kids with. The content is displayed in HD with the choice of almost any genre you can think of!

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izneo

Download HD comics with an internet connection to read later and have hours of entertainment in your hands.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Onigiri

This MMORPG (Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Game) focuses on real-life people and myths from Japan's history as well— as a few spirits and monsters. Kamikui is an evil-doer trying to destroy the world, and it's up to you to level up and stop this reign of terror. Nintendo Switch Online subscription is not required.

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Onigiri

Play with other players online without a subscription and enjoy a story based on Japanese historical figures and myths.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

YouTube

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Watch all of your favorite content creators like Markiplier to Jacksepticeye on the official YouTube app for the Nintendo Switch. As long as you have a connection to the internet, you can watch anything you want! If you don't want your kids to access YouTube on Nintendo Switch, you can restrict it with parental controls.

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YouTube

Game streamers, educational content, trailers, and more all directly from your Switch.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Tetris 99 *

This classic is now free on the Nintendo Store for everyone with a love of Tetris in their hearts. Build the blocks, make rows, and collect as many points as possible to advance to the next level. This edition comes with the ability to challenge other players in an online competition!

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Tetris 99

A classic title now in competition mode. Get the most points by clearing rows fastest.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

DELTARUNE Chapter 1 *

DELTARUNE isn't a sequel to UNDERTALE, but it is the first chapter of another series inside of a new world. If you loved the wild (and confusing) ride that UNDERTALE took you on, you need to check out this game. The first chapter is free, and there are more in development.

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DELTARUNE Chapter 1

The first chapter of another game is available to try from the creators of UNDERTALE.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pokémon HOME

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This service is a great companion software for anyone playing Pokémon GO, Pokémon Sword and Shield, or anyone who owns previous Pokémon games. You can store Pokémon, trade them with other players, or transfer certain Pokémon to and from Sword and Shield.

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Pokémon HOME

Trade Pokémon between any of your Switch and mobile Pokémon games and even transfer them from one game to another.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Gems of War *

Fight off beautifully illustrated fantasy foes in this puzzle-RPG game. Bring your A-game cause you'll need to use strategy and foresight to win. Compete in live events each week and fight your way up global rankings to see who is the ultimate puzzle master.

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Gems of War

A competitive puzzle game with new rankings each week.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

World of Tanks Blitz

Play as a historically accurate tank taking on the battlefield in this 7 vs. 7 war game. Research and upgrade tanks and get bigger and better options the more you play. Play in tournaments, with friends, online, or on your own.

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World of Tanks Blitz

A team-based war where the tanks are based on real machines.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Spellbreak *

Choose your class and take on your battles with magic. With each battle, you become a stronger mage. Find chests with equipment to help you increase your strength and give you new abilities. What kind of mage will you be? Frostborn, Conduit, Pyromancer, Toxicologist, Stoneshaper, or Tempest?

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Spellbreak

Choose a class and strengthen your mage with each battle.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Ninjala

Take on your own Ninja personality! Create a bright-colored avatar, pick the Ninja Gum you want to use for your weapons, and begin your battles. Play with your friends, against your friends, or on your own. Earn the most points to win!

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Ninjala

Create your ninja, pick your gum, and test your skills online, against AI, or with friends.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Fantasy Strike *

This tournament-style fighting game takes on the martial arts style. Carefully calculate your moves to overtake your opponents. Choose from multiple single-player modes and fight on!

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Fantasy Strike

Bring martial arts into the match with this tournament style fighting game.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pokémon Café ReMix

Bring your favorite Pokémon into your café by completing fun character-based puzzles! Even the menu items are Pokémon-themed. As new Pokémon come in, you can recruit them to work with you, each bringing their own skill to the job.

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Pokémon Café ReMix

Puzzles, Pokémon, and coffee all come together as you build this café and give it the cutest staff.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

The Elder Scrolls: Blades *

Use your customized character to explore dungeons and build your town. Take on battles against friends on other platforms and save across your own devices. This world is yours to make however you'd like.

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The Elder Scrolls: Blades

Create a character and adventure however you choose.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Island Saver *

This island and its inhabiting creatures need your help! Clear out the clutter of trash and goop. These creatures are called bankimals and carry coins; the more bankimals, the more money you have to spend on your new island!

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Island Saver

Help these cute creatures by saving their island and making it beautiful.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Jump Rope Challenge *

This fitness game allows players to set a daily jump rope goal to help them stay in shape. To play this, you will have to have a Nintendo Switch; it is not compatible with the Switch Lite.

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Jump Rope Challenge

Keep your body moving with daily challenges using the Joy-Cons as a jump rope.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Tennis 1920s *

In this cute 1920s-style 3D tennis game, take over the tournaments and bring home the trophies. You can even join a private club and bring home prizes for your accomplishments.

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Tennis 1920s

Tennis tournaments in a cute 1920s theme. Will you bring home the trophy?

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

BLAZBLUE CROSS TAG BATTLE Demo *

This battle game has a free demo available when you access the eShop from your Nintendo Switch. The demo does not show up on the Nintendo website. The link featured is for the full game. Featuring characters from BlazBlue, Persona, Under Night In-Birth, and RWBY, players fight as 2D characters with a 3D background.

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BLAZBLUE CROSS TAG BATTLE Demo

Try out this fighting game with BlazBlue, Persona, Under Night In-Birth, and RWBY characters before you buy!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

The Four Kings Casinos and Slots *

Test your luck at the most popular casino games and work your way into the VIP section. Create your own avatar and see if you will get rewarded as one of the top-ranked players at the end of the season. This game is always evolving with new events, clothing for your avatar, and more.

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The Four Kings Casinos and Slots

Play real casino games and win your way to VIP.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Bravely Default II Demo *

Test out Square Enix's latest game in the Bravely series before you buy. Go on a hunt around the world for four crystals and enjoy a beautiful soundtrack as you travel. If you like the demo, you can purchase the full game for the whole experience.

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Bravely Default II Demo

Explore the beautiful world of Bravely Default II and see if the playstyle is up your alley with this free demo.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Octopath Traveler Demo

The character you choose alters the adventure you experience. This demo lets you get a feel of the world Octopath Traveler places you in and test out the characters before committing and buying. The turn-based battles will help you choose how to guide your story.

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Octopath Traveler Demo

When you choose your character you choose your path. 

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realm *

As the name suggests, this is an idle game made with Dungeons and Dragons strategy. Unlock new items and characters through limited-time events updated regularly. Figure out the perfect formation strategy and enjoy the rewards that follow.

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Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realm

A D&D style idle game where you complete events and create strategies over time and unlock new things.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Entertainment System *

Go back to the classics with Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online. Those who have an online membership can access many beloved NES games from their Switch. You can even play with friends online who also have a membership. Get into the classics like The Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Bros 3, and Donkey Kong.

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Nintendo Entertainment System

More than 100 titles from the old NES console available on your Switch with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Super Nintendo Entertainment System *

Just like Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online, those with a Nintendo Switch Online membership can also access SNES games for free. Take gaming back to the times of Super Metroid, Super Mario World, and more!

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Super Nintendo Entertainment System

With a Nintendo Switch Online membership you will also be able to play more than 100 SNES titles.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Trial Edition

Don't have a Wolfenstein: Youngblood buddy pass but want to try out the game for yourself? This trial edition gives you limited game access to try it out for free. Play as Jess and Soph Blazkowicz as they plan how to attack the Nazis from inside Paris.

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Wolfenstein: Youngblood Trial Edition

Start in Paris as Jess and Soph and take on the Nazis in a free trial.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

RPG Maker MV Player

Play RPGs made by other RPG players! Unique games and new worlds. It does not require you to have the RPG Maker MV software.

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RPG Maker MV Player

Test out player-made games without downloading the RPG Maker MV software.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Rogue Company

In this third-person shooter, how you save the world all depends on who you are. Choose the agent with your favorite set of skills and get to work. You will have many weapons, game modes, and gadgets to enjoy.

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Rogue Company

The agent you use determines your skills. Choose wisely and save the world.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Circle of Sumo: Online Rumble! *

Bringing together physics and fighting in the Sumo ring! Not only will you be going up against your opponent, but you've got to watch out for your ring too. The different environments have different challenges to overcome during your battle.

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Circle of Sumo: Online Rumble!

Take on a new style of fighting in this Sumo game where you must be the last man in the ring.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Control Ultimate Edition - Cloud Version *

There is something supernatural going on, and you are using your surroundings to fight off the enemy on your way to find your brother. Anything can be your weapon, and the secrets that have been kept must come to light. This edition includes all expansions.

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Control Ultimate Edition - Cloud Version

Your brother is missing during a supernatural phenomenon. Figure out what's going on and get your brother home.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Rocket League *

It's all the fun of a derby with the mechanics of soccer! You and your team of fellow vehicles ride across the field bumping a soccer ball, trying to get the most goals with exciting boosts and car options.

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Rocket League

Play soccer with cars! Special boosts and upgrades make this game soccer like you've never seen it before.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Vigor *

The apocalypse has come, and how you survive is up to you. Team up with other survivors or shoot them and take their stuff. Build up your apocalypse shelter and explore Norway.

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Vigor

Your path in the apocalypse is totally up to you, team up, go it alone, or betray to claw your way into survival. 

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Funimation *

A streaming service dedicated to Japanese anime is now available on your Nintendo Switch! Enjoy a large library of English dubbed shows, including My Hero Academia, Fruits Basket, Attack on Titan, and more.

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Funimation

Stream a wide variety of popular anime titles right on your Switch.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Comic Coloring Book *

Coloring and a story! This coloring app tells the cute stories of a pair of siblings who have an out-of-this-world time playing with some of their toys. Great for developing motor skills and shape and color awareness.

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Comic Coloring Book

Comics and coloring all in one! In this kid-friendly game, you can color and enjoy a good story with these comic style pages.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Lost Lands: Dark Overlord *

Follow the trail to get your son Jimmy back! Discover magical creatures in beautiful places along your journey and solve all the puzzles to bring Jimmy home safe.

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Lost Lands: Dark Overlord

Each completed puzzle is a step closer to bringing your son home!

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Skyforge

The world is in danger, and you must fight to save it. Your class determines your battle style and your moves. Play online with players all over and enjoy the many updates for new things to do.

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Skyforge

There's always something to fight for with the regular updates on this free title.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Retrograde Arena *

Physics in action! Get your battle drone to dominate the arena and figure out which weapons work with your play style. Unlock new customizations for your drone as you go and build the ultimate bot.

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Retrograde Arena

Build your best bot and take it into the arena to test it out. 

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

PAC-MAN 99 *

A new way to do PAC-MAN, a 99-person Battle Royale! A special online mode is available for those who have a Nintendo Switch Online subscription.

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PAC-MAN 99

See who the best PAC-MAN is in this 99 player battle royale twist on a classic favorite.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

EMERGENCY HQ *

You are the new incident commander! The police, fire department, rescue services, and technical units in your town need you to build up your base and keep your residents safe and taken care of.

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EMERGENCY HQ

It's up to you to take care of your town residents by running the emergency departments well.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

FIGHTING EX LAYER ANOTHER DASH *

Choose your fighter and get in the ring! These fighters have new moves and are ready to show them off and take over their battles.

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FIGHTING EX LAYER ANOTHER DASH

Choose a fighter and test out their moves in the ring.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Knockout City

This free EA game is the ultimate dodgeball tournament! Learn the trick shots and use them with your customized character to come out the dodgeball master.

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Knockout City

In a new kind of video game tournament, you will make your own character and try to be the last person standing in a match of dodgeball.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

SUPER BOMBERMAN R ONLINE *

Play BOMBERMAN R with up to 64 other online players and compete in battle royale style to become the BOMBER ONE! Pick your power-ups, customize your look, and bombs away!

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SUPER BOMBERMAN R ONLINE

Take your BOMBERMAN skills online and put them to the test against 64 other players.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

CRSED: F.O.A.D.

Go into combat on the battlefield, and don't forget about your magic. In this PvP, military meets mystical. Choose your champion and win.

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CRSED: F.O.A.D.

The military goes mystical and magical. Use your magic and your weapons to win in combat.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Trove *

Join the many players online enjoying this free RPG's open world where you can go on quests, create your own world, and more — in cube form!

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Trove

In this Minecraft like open world, there are quests you can go on, or you can build in your own space.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Sky: Children of the Light *

There is a mystery to be uncovered in these beautifully created realms. Each character comes with a new story; connect and customize as new events and adventures are added.

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Sky: Children of the Light

Discover the secrets behind the mystery in this beautiful world.

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Super Animal Royale *

Choose a creature and a weapon and get to work! In this 64-player, royale-style battle, you're on a beautiful 2D island trying to be the last animal (or team) standing. Customize your character and gear as you go!

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Super Animal Royale

Choose your favorite animal and prove that it's the best by being the last one standing.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pokémon TV *

Get all of your favorite Pokémon content in one place! Episodes of the animated series, specials, video and trading card game competitions, sing-alongs for younger kids, and more are now accessible on Pokémon TV on Switch. You don't even need to sign up for a subscription to watch! It's all free; you will just need an internet connection to stream.

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Pokémon TV

Watch a handful of Pokémon content without paying a dime! No subscription required, just download and play.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Pokémon Quest *

On this cute block island, you get to build a camp with your Pokémon. Attract new friends with your cooking. Go on missions with your team and collect items along the way!

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Pokémon Quest

Take your Pokémon crew on quests to collect items and food to attract more Pokémon.

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Nintendo 64 - Nintendo Switch Online *

When you expand your Nintendo Switch Online membership with the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack, you have free access to a few Nintendo 64 games, with more to come! Enjoy The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Mario 64, Yoshi's Story, and more.

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Nintendo 64 - Nintendo Switch Online

With a Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership you can play many N64 games free with new titles being added regularly.

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hexceed *

It's like Minesweeper with a new twist! These tiles have walls, directional lines, and more as you go through trying to complete the map.

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hexceed

Choose your tile carefully! Clear the map, but pick the wrong tile and risk losing.

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Twitch *

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Twitch On Switch Browse (Image credit: iMore)

Take a look at the latest games or follow your favorite streamers, now available on the go with your Nintendo Switch. Whether you're looking to see if you want a game for yourself or just want some video game entertainment without the work, Twitch is the place.

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Twitch

Watch all your favorite video game content on the go or on the big screen with your Switch console.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

SEGA Genesis - Nintendo Switch Online *

Access some great classic titles that were first released on the 1989 SEGA Genesis console. Great games from Sonic the Hedgehog 2, to Contra HARD CORPS, to Castlevania Bloodlines, and more! This is only free to those who have the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership.

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SEGA Genesis - Nintendo Switch Online

Another great console available to Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pass members is the SEGA Genesis.

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel

From the physical card game to a digital version easy to take on the go. Get your deck ready and duel players from anywhere around the world. Or play solo mode and follow along with a story.

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel

It's time to duel! Build your deck and choose your cards carefully.

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Eternal Card Game *

Both weapons and magic come together in this strategy card game. Plan your strategy with the cards you have and keep building strength into your deck. Use the touch screen to play!

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Eternal Card Game

Enjoy the many hours and huge variety of choices offered in Eternal Card Game, where you see guns and sorcery.

Download at: Nintendo eShop (opens in new tab)

Crush Crush *

This idle dating sim game has a lot of girls to flirt with! Interact with the girls of your interest, taking them on dates, getting them gifts, and spending time together. Impress them with your job and by earning promotions.