Here’s A List of Switch Game Scheduled To Come Out This Year

Here’s a conundrum for you: let’s say you saw Nintendo’s presentation last night, are excited for the Switch, you pre-ordered it, and now you wait for March 3rd. What games are you going to play on the day it launches and the rest of the year? Thankfully, Nintendo has your back, as they revealed today not only what games are going to be out on launch day, but also what games will be coming throughout the year.

The obvious big one of course is The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which comes out on March 3rd. Also on launch day are other games such as Just Dance 2017Skylanders Imaginators, and 1-2-Switch to name a few. Here’s a full list of the games that are set to come out in the first year of the Switch, which includes some heavy hitters like Mario Kart 8 DeluxeSuper Mario Odyssey, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, as well as some other games that have yet to be determined (schedule not final):

Launch day Switch Games (March 3rd)

  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • 1-2-Switch
  • Just Dance 2017
  • Super Bomberman R
  • Skylanders Imaginators (Cursed Tiki Temple level pack March 12th)

Launch window Switch Games

  • Has Been Heroes – March
  • Snipperclips – Cut it out, together! – March
  • I am Setsuna – March
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – April 28th
  • Lego City Undercover – Spring
  • Sonic Mania – Spring
  • Arms – Spring

2017 Switch Games

  • Splatoon 2 – Summer 2017
  • NBA 2K18 – September 2017
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Fall 2017
  • Super Mario Odyssey – Holiday 2017


  • Arcade Archives
  • Disgaea 5 Complete
  • Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
  • Farming Simulator
  • Fast Remix
  • FIFA
  • Fire Emblem Warriors
  • Minecraft
  • Minecraft: Story Mode – The Complete Adventure
  • Project Sonic 2017
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris
  • Rayman Legends Definitive Edition
  • Rime
  • Shin Megami Tensei: Brand New Title
  • Syberia 3
  • Steep
  • Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers


SOURCE: Nintendo