Jan 23, 2023 2 min read

A 'new Switch OS' is just one of nearly 30 games coming to Nintendo's console this week

Here's a look at what games are coming to the Nintendo Switch over the next seven days.

nOS: New Operating System for Nintendo Switch

🛍 Monday, January 23 — Sunday, December 29

After last week's double serving of Persona ports and an all new Fire Emblem game, this week on the Switch is a little more muted.

That said, there's still close to 30 games coming to the hybrid and we've gone through each and every one. One game (nOS) brings an 'alternative operating system' to Nintendo's console, whereas another looks like Stardew Valley on Mars.

Below you'll find a list of them all, along with a short description of what each upcoming game is about, along with a link out to more details — including screenshots, a trailer, age ratings, and how many players each game supports, etc.

All dates are EU and US unless noted. Release data is sourced via Switch Scores

Want to know what games are coming to Switch this week?
The full list is below.

🗓 Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games:

Tuesday, January 24

  • Right and Down — A roguelike dungeon crawler card game that is played with only two buttons — I'll let you guess which.

Wednesday, January 25

  • Clunky Hero — A story-driven Metroidvania with a touch of RPG and hack n'slash gameplay.
  • Grammarian Ltd — An educational game set in 2099 where you must communicate with correct grammar, or else.
  • Sissa's Path — Budget spacial puzzler featuring a cat and yarn.
  • Sunwards — A fantasy 3D action adventure game. (Jan 26 in U.S.)
  • The Excavation of Hob's Barrow — An English folklore point and click adventure with puzzles. M for mature.
  • Velone — Intricate mechanical puzzles to solve using logical thinking.

Thursday, January 26

Friday, January 27

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This list of upcoming games first appeared in Issue 316 of Switch Weekly — Chris Brandrick's Nintendo newsletter digest.
Chris Brandrick
Chris Brandrick
Curator of Switch Weekly. Loves Nintendo. Uses too many emoji. ✌️🎮💌🇪🇺
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