The release of the Nintendo Switch marked the beginning of a new generation for Nintendo. After the lukewarm reception of the Wii U, many were beginning to wonder if the company would be able to survive in today's console market. However, it defies all expectations with its hybrid console / handheld console. Alongside the Switch's release, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, giving it the killer app it's needed to quickly increase Nintendo's revenue.
Mario and Splatoon to indie darlings like Owlboy and Celeste. In the year since its launch, there is no shortage of amazing games. There's even great third-party games, like Octopus Traveler and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. The library only seems to be expanding and improving with every consecutive release.
In this feature, we're taking a look back at the best Switch games so far. This includes games that have been received on GameSpot since the console's release, as well as reviews on games that were ported to switch. Check out our choices for the best games released on the switch. And with the console's library continue to expand, make sure to check back as we update this feature over the coming weeks and months.
For an analysis of Nintendo Switch's first year, be sure to read our retrospective feature discussing the console's various successes and failures. In addition, you can check out our features detailing all the Wii U games we have ported to switch, 13 things we want to see from the console.
The Switch has been hundreds of games, so many that are bound to fly under our radar. The games covered here are just a small handful of the experiences out there. Which games do you think are some of the Switch's finest? Let us know in the comments below.