Looking for a new game for your Nintendo Switch? Here's what games are on the way over the next seven days.
🛍 Monday, January 30 — Sunday, February 5
There is around ~3o games coming to Nintendo's hybrid console over the next seven days, so we've taken a look at all of them to see what's good.
Last week saw the likes of Onion Assault, OddBallers, Atone: Heart of the Elder Tree, and nOS land on the Switch — this week the handheld plays host to the intriguing looking Samurai adventure Trek to Yomi, retro FPS Fashion Police Squad, The Pathless, Life is Strange 2, and a new SpongeBob adventure.
You'll find the list of all upcoming Nintendo Switch games below, along with a short description of each, and a link to more details (including screenshots and a trailer).
All dates are EU and US unless noted. Release data is sourced via Switch Scores. A 📦 emoji denotes the game is also a physical release.
Want to know what games are coming to Switch this week?
The full list is below.
🗓 Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games:
Monday, January 30
- Trek to Yomi — A Samurai adventure game set in feudal Japan — lovely black and white look to it. M for mature.
Tuesday, January 31
- 📦 SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake — A new 3D platformer featuring SpongeBob and Patrick.
Wednesday, February 1
- Albacete Warrior — A bizarre 2D/3D hybrid martial arts adventure featuring a Spanish ninja and his chicken. M for mature.
- Gunscape — An FPS world-building hybrid in which you can create and share your own maps.
- Jumbo Airport Story — There is something about these sim games from Kairosoft which I find very charming.
- Puzzle Bobble 2X and Puzzle Bobble 3 — Classic puzzle game bundle.
Thursday, February 2
- Active DBG: Brave's Rage — A roguelite deckbuilding game with a 'active/bullet-time' mechanic.
- 📦 Cuddly Forest Friends — A very cute party game for four.
- Drainus — Looks to be a solid side-scrolling shooter.
- Exitman Deluxe — Arcade game about making it to the exit fast.
- Fashion Police Squad — This 'humorous retro FPS' has a neat visual style.
- Hippo: Little Red Riding Hood — Peppa Pig fans will look twice...
- Life is Strange 2 — Award-winning telekinetic adventure. M for mature.
- Monster Girls and the Mysterious Adventure 2 — Turn-based roguelike RPG.
- Oshiiro — Explore a haunted arena with a glowstick....
- Radiantflux Hyperfractal 4.0 — Desktop hacking sim that has a Macintosh Plus aesthetic.
- Sakura Cupid — Visual novel. M for mature.
- The Pathless — From the creators of ABZU. This is a 'mythic adventure' open-world game featuring archery and falconry.
- Words in Word — 1000 word-based puzzles.
Friday, February 3
- Car Factory Driver — Build it, test it, drive it sim.
- Helvetii — 2D action brawler roguelite set in Gallic Celtic Mythology.
- Offroad Moto Bike — Budget arcade off-roading.
- Pets at Work — A 'cozy' puzzle platformer with local co-op.
- Sport and Fun: Swimming — Actually seems to be a novel use of the Joy-Con here.
- Swap Puzzles — Swap tiles in this puzzle game.
- Tiny Detour — The bridge is broken in this 'relaxing' adventure game.
- Trophy — A new 8-bit action platformer. Looks a bit Mega Man.
Saturday, February 4
- Seraph's Last Stand — A roguelike shooter based on the flash era game 'Heli Attack'.