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.
- 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.
- 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.
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FAQ For Nintendo Switch Games
MicroSD cards have to be purchased additionally. Nintendo states that the following models are compatible: microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards.
The selection of games is huge. You can find a great selection of different games in our product recommendations.
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.
It is difficult to determine an exact number. In total, there are about between 2000 and 3000 games,
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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