All time Top 10 Highly Anticipated Nintendo Switch Games
The ten highly anticipated Nintendo Switch games that generated significant excitement and attention leading up to their respective releases:
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: The initial release of this game alongside the Nintendo Switch in 2017 was highly anticipated. Its open-world exploration and innovative gameplay captivated players worldwide.
Super Mario Odyssey: The return of Mario in a 3D adventure was eagerly awaited. “Super Mario Odyssey” brought new gameplay mechanics and imaginative worlds for players to explore.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons: This beloved life simulation game was highly anticipated for its release in 2020. Players were excited to create their own virtual island paradise and interact with anthropomorphic animal villagers.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: As the ultimate crossover fighting game featuring a vast roster of Nintendo and third-party characters, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” was incredibly anticipated by fans of the franchise.
Splatoon 2: The sequel to the popular ink-based shooter “Splatoon” generated a lot of excitement among Nintendo Switch players, especially those who enjoyed the competitive online multiplayer experience.
Metroid Prime 4: Although it was initially announced in 2017, the anticipation for the next installment in the Metroid Prime series continues to be high, despite limited official updates.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: This enhanced version of “Mario Kart 8” for the Wii U brought the beloved kart racing experience to the Nintendo Switch with all the DLC content included, making it a must-have for many Switch owners.
Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield: These were highly anticipated entries in the Pokémon franchise, bringing the series to the Nintendo Switch for the first time with a new region, new Pokémon, and dynamic battles.
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity: As a prequel to “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,” this game generated excitement for its exploration of the backstory of the game’s events.
Fire Emblem: Three Houses: This tactical role-playing game was highly anticipated by fans of the Fire Emblem series, offering deep storytelling and strategic gameplay.
There have likely been many more highly anticipated games released for the Nintendo Switch since then, so it’s always a good idea to check the latest gaming news and reviews for the most current information.