If you're looking for the best Nintendo Switch games under $5, Nintendo has some games just for you. These are some of the best games I found on its list that you're sure to get your money out of.

Mom Hid My Game!

Switch Mom Hid My GameSource: Kemco

This hilarious escape game follows a young kid whose mom has taken away his gaming system. You have to go through each level, which is marked by days, finding ways to find your console. This is a great game that most people can relate to their own childhood.

$5 at Nintendo

Maria The Witch

Switch MariaSource: Naps Team

Maria, the Witch, is a beautiful side-scrolling game where you can maneuver through objects to go onto the next level. You go through, pick up mail, and have special items to help you through your travels. With your trusty broom in hand, you're sure to enjoy your travels as Maria.

$5 at Nintendo

Tactical Mind

Switch Tactical MindSource: Drageus Games

This is a great game for those who love board games, but they would rather play them on a console. You can either play by yourself or with another friend on a local wireless game. Play this version of chess where you can upgrade pawns and take down your opponent's weaker pawns. Take on your friends or AI in this great electronic game of chess.

$3 at Nintendo

Kid Tripp

Switch Kid TrippSource: Four Horses

If you're a fan of games such as Super Mario Bros. and Sonic, this side-scrolling pixel-art game is going to take your heart. Take on enemies, collect coins, and rack up lives, while jamming to an awesome, old-school soundtrack. When you get taken back to the old arcade games for so little cash, you'll be thankful to save up your tokens.

$2 at Nintendo

36 Fragments of Midnight

Switch 36 FragmentsSource: Ratalaika Games

36 Fragments of Midnight is a beautifully made puzzle game where you have to collect pieces of the moon to beat the game. Dodge saws, lasers, and spikes to make your way through each level. While you're playing as the cutest character, you'll have a great time getting the fragments and saving the night.

$2 at Nintendo

Oh Sir! The Insult Simulator

Oh Sir Insult SimulatorSource: Gambitious

This game is full of hilarious and silly-sounding insults for you to make up, whether it's against the computer or online players. Oh Sir! Insult Simulator has various single-player levels for you to advance with, or you can take on friends or online players to truly dig into their ego. This is a great game that will surely have everyone laughing.

$2 at Nintendo


Nintendo Switch KamikoSource: Flyhigh Works

Kamiko is a pixel-art game centered around Japanese Shinto beliefs, where you have to fight demons and unlock magically locked gates. Each gate, or stage, has a boss you have to fight to move onto the next level. Become the priestesses and take on all of your enemies.

$5 at Nintendo

Frederic 2: Evil Strikes Back

Frederic 2 Evil Strikes BackSource: Forever Entertainment

If you're a music lover and want to take down others with music, then this battle game will be just what you're looking for. You can become Frederic Chopin, a renowned composer who has come back from the dead to save music once again. This is a thrilling game of battling to the beat of some great songs as you show your enemies what you're made of.

$5 at Nintendo


Dragon Quest Switch HeroSource: Square Enix

The very beginning of DRAGON QUEST has been remastered for the Nintendo Switch! Defeat the Dragon King to restore peace in your land in this RPG. Whether you're playing it for the first time or reliving an old classic once again, this game is fun for everyone.

$5 at Nintendo


Doom 64 Switch ScreenshotSource: Bethesda

Another classic brought back to life, as you await the release of DOOM Eternal on the Switch, you can enjoy one of the first DOOM games in its classic style. With 30 levels of enemies to blast through, this is a great title to play again in anticipation of the DOOM Eternal release.

$3 at Nintendo

Adventure Llama

Adventure Llama Switch ScreenshotSource: Orube Game Studio

Explore the temples of llamas past and get unique clothing items to dress up your llama with. This adventurous llama is exploring the world and making money while discovering information about llama history.

$5 at Nintendo

Roombo: First Blood

Roombo First Blood Switch ScreenshotSource: Samurai Punk

You are at home by yourself on Christmas when you hear burglars trying to enter. It's your duty to save the house while you wait for your family to get home! The best part? You are a vacuum and can clean up your mess when you're done, so no one has to know what happened.

$5 at Nintendo

Toki Tori

Toki Tori Switch ScreenshotSource: Two Tribes Publishing

Play as the adorable Toki Tori and collect his eggs by solving fun puzzles. There are 80 levels of play available, giving plenty of play without breaking the bank.

$5 at Nintendo

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