The year 2017 is rounding off in its mid-point, and with it it’s time we review some of the best Nintendo Switch titles released this year. Titles like Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild hugely impacted the gaming scene and became some of the hottest titles of this year, stealing many Game of the Year awards and taking home hundreds of millions in revenue.
Here’s our list of the top Switch titles we saw make a splash in the gaming scene in 2017:
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an absolute masterpiece in the modern realm of gaming. Reminiscent of Bethesda releases like Skyrim or Fallout 4 for its focus on open-world adventures, this redesigned title is filled with unique mysteries and hidden treasures.
The voice acting, the shrines, the arsenal of different weapons, the expansive world, they all combine to create a distinct and meaningful experience for anyone to enjoy. This is one of the best games in this series, by far. You can pick this title up for $56 with an Amazon Prime account.
Snipperclips is a fun, easy and hilariously funny puzzle game. Readily accessible for the Switch screen, you can take this exciting game with you on-the-go and play it anywhere, making it perfect for a trip on the subway or in the backseat of a car.
You can grab this fun game for $19.99.
Fast RMX is a fast-paced, intense racing game pitting racers against each other as they fly across expansive terrains in hover cars. Earn speed boosts to engage in blisteringly-fast interactions with different vehicles across different tracks and cups. This feels a lot like F-Zero games, and plays like it too. It’s a perfect platform to race with people who aren’t a fan of Mario Kart games. You can pick this game up for $19.99.
Disgaea 5 Complete is all about giving Switch players a good dose of craziness alongside their RPG experience. This strategic title pits progressively more insane monsters and anime characters against each other in an all-out slug-fest filled with crazy adventures and hundreds of hours in potential gameplay. You can get this gem for $59.88.
Puyo Puyo Tetris
Puyo Puyo Tetris is a fast-paced puzzle showdown features a huge selection of game modes and characters for lots of competitive puzzle-solving fun. Created by SEGA, this quirky platform allows four players to duke it out for the first place trophy as the smartest puzzler in the lobby. This title is available for $33.88.