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!

Mom Hid My Game Switch ScreenshotSource: 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 get your console back. This is a great game that most people can relate to.

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Mom Hid My Game!

Mom keeps taking your game away! Can you find where she put it this time and use your escaping skills to outmatch her?

Maria The Witch

Maria The Witch Switch ScreenshotSource: Naps Team

Maria the Witch is a beautiful side-scrolling game where you maneuver through objects to go onto the next level. You go through each area, pick up mail, and gain special items to help you through your travels and to get everybody's mail to them on time! With your trusty broom in hand, you're sure to enjoy your travels as Maria.

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Maria The Witch

You may be a witch, but you're using your powers for good! Return all the stolen mail back to the people of the world and take on the enemies that stole it.


Tactical Mind

Tactical Mind Switch ScreenshotSource: Drageus Games

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

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Tactical Mind

Chess has received an upgrade! Play an AI and build up your skills or play against friends and see who is the real chess master.


Kid Tripp

Kid Tripp Switch ScreenshotSource: 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 game era for so little cash, you'll be thankful to save up your tokens.

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Kid Tripp

Help Kid Tripp escape the wildlife in this adorable platformer! It has more than 20 fun levels to enjoy.


36 Fragments of Midnight

36 Fragments Of Midnight ScreenshotSource: Ratalaika Games

36 Fragments of Midnight is a beautiful puzzle game where you have to collect pieces of the moon. Dodge saws, lasers, and spikes to make your way through each level. You'll have a great time getting the fragments and saving the night while playing as one of the cutest characters on this list.

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36 Fragments of Midnight

Collect all the pieces of the moon by making your way through all the puzzles to save the night.


Kamiko

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 ultimate priestess and take on all of your enemies.

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Kamiko

Breakthrough the gates to get to the boss. This priestess is armed with a weapon from the gods and ready to fight her way to victory!


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 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.

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Frederic 2: Evil Strikes Back

With Frederic around, music will never die. Frederic's beats will take down his enemies once and for all!


Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest Switch ScreenshotSource: Square Enix

The very beginning of Dragon Quest has been remastered for the Nintendo Switch! Defeat the Dragon King to restore peace to 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.

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Dragon Quest

Play the very beginning of the beloved Dragon Quest series right on your Switch! Defeat the Dragon King and save your kingdom.


DOOM 64

Doom 64 Switch ScreenshotSource: Bethesda

Oh hey, another classic brought back to life. 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.

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DOOM 64

Classic DOOM at its finest! This game has been reworked for the Switch with 30 levels to blast through and enjoy.


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. This adventurous llama is exploring the world and making money while discovering information about llama history.

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Adventure Llama

Solve puzzles with this clever llama who goes through the temples for the truth and, of course, for the gold.


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.

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Roombo: First Blood

This vacuum gets things done, and we don't just mean cleaning up dirt. This Roombo is your home protector; nobody is going to mess with your home anymore.


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 you plenty of play without breaking the bank.

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Toki Tori

This cute Toki Tori has to get creative to solve these puzzles. Use his helpful tools to make it through 80 levels of this platformer.


Badland: Game of the Year Edition

Badland Switch ScreenshotSource: QubicGames

In this award-winning platformer, the forest dwellers go through 100 physics-based levels to find out what is wrong with the forest and save it.

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Badland: Game of the Year Edition

Save the forest in this puzzle platformer.


Ravva and the Cyclops Curse

Ravva And The Cyclops Curse Switch ScreenshotSource: eastasiasoft

If you enjoy a classic 8-bit game and are looking for a new adventure, this may be the one for you. Ravva is a summoner apprentice whose mother has lost her powers. Get some help from a few friends and take down the Cyclops Lord.

Ravva And The Cyclops Curse Switch Hero

Ravva and the Cyclops Curse

Ravva and her minions make their way through 10 puzzling levels on their way to the Cyclops Lord's castle


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