Just about every gaming fan out there was rooting for Nintendo to succeed with its new Switch video game console. It’s still early of course, and it will be quite some time before we get any firm sales numbers, but every indication right now is that the Switch is a huge success so far. It’s flying off of store shelves as quickly as Nintendo can ship it out, and those of us who have managed to get our hands on the Switch at this point are loving it so far. If there’s one complaint people have, however, it’s that there aren’t very many top-tier games available at launch. In fact, there’s only one: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
It’s a bit aggravating, sure, but the good news is that things are changing quickly. Indie developers are expected to flood Nintendo’s eShop now that it’s clear how high demand is for the Switch, and there are a few big launches scheduled this year from Nintendo.
Want to make sure you’re among the first people in the world to own the three hottest Nintendo Switch games launching this year? Want to save 20% on each title when you preorder them? Here are the links you need:
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe — release date: April 28th, 2017
- Super Mario Odyssey — release date: December 29th, 2017
- Splatoon 2 — release date: December 29th, 2017
All three upcoming titles cost $59.99, but Amazon Prime subscribers can preorder them for $47.99. Not a Prime subscriber? Sign up for a free 30-day trial and you’ll get the 20% discount on these hot Switch games without having to pay for Prime.
Now, since those games won’t begin shipping for a while yet, check out the current Switch lineup:
- The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
- Just Dance 2017
- 1-2 Switch
- Super Bomberman R
- Snipperclips – Cut it out, together!
- Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove
- Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment
- I Am Setsuna
- Fast RMX
- Skylanders: Imaginators
And finally, you should keep your eye on this page if you haven’t yet managed to pick up your Nintendo Switch console.
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