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The 10 Best Nintendo Switch Games For Kids – Guide

The 10 Best Nintendo Switch Games For Kids – Guide

The Nintendo Switch is a popular console for children, as it can be used both at home on the TV and on the go. The selection of Nintendo Switch games ranges from Super Mario Party to Animal Crossing and Minecraft. There is a game for every gamer.

Our checklist tells you everything you need to know about Nintendo Switch games for kids. We have compiled a selection of great games for the Switch in our product recommendations.

Checklist For Nintendo Switch Games For Kids

Age recommendation
  • The recommended age always depends on the game. Games with violent scenes or disturbing content are usually FSK 16 or FSK 18. Basically, the recommended age for using a Nintendo Switch is 6.
  • In general, parents can decide which games children are allowed to play.
  • Especially at a young age, rules should be set on how long and how often the console is used.
  • Games that are played online should only be played under supervision or not at all until the child reaches a certain level of maturity. This prevents the risk of cyberbullying or disturbing content.
Popular games
  • The most popular game theme is the Super Mario theme. Besides Super Mario Party, Super Mario Kart and Super Mario Odyssey, there are many other games that are all designed to be kid-friendly. Only the difficulty level might be too high for young kids.
  • Other popular games are the Animal Crossing series, the Legend of Zelda series or all Pokemon games.
  • Before buying a game, the child’s interest should be asked.
  • A Switch case and protector prevents scratches and other damage to the display and console.
  • SD cards increase storage space. For a wide collection of Nintendo Switch games, a memory card is beneficial to avoid always having to uninstall old games to install new ones.
  • A powerbank and USB charger will keep the battery full.

Here you can find the top 10 most popular Nintendo Switch games.

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The Bestselling Nintendo Switch Games

We have compiled the most popular Nintendo Switch games for you in this bestseller list.

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Latest Deals For Nintendo Switch Games

Here you will find a selection of offers that are currently available in the Nintendo Switch games section.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze - Nintendo Switch
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze - Nintendo Switch
Overcome challenges, battle frosty foes and bosses, and reclaim the Kongs’ stolen home.; For the first time ever in the Donkey Kong Country series, play as Funky Kong
$59.99 −18% Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller Nr. 4
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Super Mario Odyssey - US Version
Super Mario Odyssey - US Version
Mario's new friend, Cappy, lets you master new moves like cap throw, cap jump and capture; Spanish (Publication Language)
$59.99 −33% Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller Nr. 6
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom - Nintendo Switch (US Version)
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom - Nintendo Switch (US Version)
English (Playback Language); English (Subtitle)
$69.99 −7% Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller Nr. 7
Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! - Nintendo Switch
Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! - Nintendo Switch
Don the role of a Pokémon Trainer as you travel through Kanto; Discover a new species of Pokémon with the Pokémon Lets Go series
$59.99 −5%
SaleBestseller Nr. 8
Hello Neighbor - Nintendo Switch
Hello Neighbor - Nintendo Switch
STEALTH horror; Neighbors AI learns your tactics and evolves; Interactive environment; Extremely tense, but family-friendly gameplay
$39.99 −25%
SaleBestseller Nr. 9
Mario Party Superstars - US Version
Mario Party Superstars - US Version
Bring the party on 5 classic boards from the Nintendo 64 Mario Party games; All game modes can be played online
$59.99 −9% Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller Nr. 10

FAQ For Nintendo Switch Games

Nintendo Switch – which SD card?

MicroSD cards have to be purchased additionally. Nintendo states that the following models are compatible: microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards.

What games are available for the Nintendo Switch?

The selection of games is huge. You can find a great selection of different games in our product recommendations.

How much do games for the Nintendo Switch cost?

The prices for the games start at +/- 40 euros. However, depending on the type and theme of the game, the prices increase. For example, the popular Super Mario, Pokémon and Legend of Zelda games range from 46 to 60 euros. The Nintendo Switch console itself costs between 300 and 350 euros. This usually does not include any games yet.

How many Nintendo Switch games are there?

It is difficult to determine an exact number. In total, there are about between 2000 and 3000 games,

Nintendo Switch – from when?

While some games for the Nintendo Switch console do not have an age restriction, the console should only be used from the age of 6.

How does a Nintendo Switch work?

The Nintendo Switch console works in two ways. Either you connect it to your TV or you use it on the go. Depending on the function you want, you can detach or reattach certain parts.

What is a Nintendo Switch?

Nintendo Switch is the name of a game console. It is characterized by the fact that you can “switch” (switch) between functions. So you can connect it to the TV or play on the go without a TV and only with your hand.

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller – for which games?

The Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is an upgrade for any game and is not game-specific. Especially for long gaming session, it is easy on the hands due to its ergonomic shape.

How do I install games on the Nintendo Switch?

First, you need to pair your Nintendo account with the console. In the Nintendo eShop, you can choose any game and download it. To pay for the game, you need credit on your Nintendo account.