Biggest Upcoming Switch Exclusives Of 2022 And Beyond

The Nintendo Switch already has a stellar library of exclusives, and 2022's lineup is chock-full of exciting games you can only play on Switch. Several notable games have already released this year, including Pokemon Legends: Arceus and Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Before the year ends, numerous exciting new exclusives will arrive on Switch, including Mario Strikers: Battle League, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, Xenoblade Chronicles 3, Splatoon 3, and more. Though the sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been delayed until 2023, as you can tell, Nintendo Switch owners will still have a bunch of new games to play. We've rounded up the biggest upcoming Switch exclusives in 2022 and beyond.If you're looking for Switch games you can play now, check out our roundups of the best Switch games and best Switch games for kids. Mario Strikers: Battle League June 10 Mario Strikers: Battle League marks the return of one of the best Mario sports series, ending a lengthy hiatus while becoming the third Mario-themed sports game on Switch. While the in-game sport, “Strike,” is based on real-world soccer, the rules are radically different--and there’s a lot more contact. Players select from a roster of Mario characters, each with their own abilities, and hit the pitch in 5-on-5 matches against AI players, or in local or online multiplayer. Like soccer, you score points by sinking goals into the opposing team’s net, but in Strike, you can tackle and grapple other players, and equip gear that boost your character’s offensive and defensive stats. Mario Strikers Battle League releases on June 10. Preorder at Amazon Preorder at Amazon Preorder at GameStop Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes June 24 If you’re aching for more Fire Emblem story after Three Houses, then Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes may do the trick. While Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes is a hack-and-slash Musuo game rather than turn-based strategy RPG like Three Houses, Three Hopes’ story follows many of the characters from Three Houses in an all-new scenario. We’ll have to wait and see if Three Hopes is a direct sequel like Persona 5 Strikers was to Persona 5, or set in an alternate timeline like Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, but more adventures in the land of Fódlan is enticing either way. Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes is set to release on June 24. Preorder at Amazon Preorder at GameStop See at Best Buy Live A Live July 22 The original Live A Live for Super Famicom is one of the most interesting JRPGs of the 16-bit console era, but it never released outside of Japan. Thankfully, Nintendo and Square Enix are finally rectifying this decades-long error with the upcoming Live A Live remake for Nintendo Switch. Live A Live features seven mini RPG scenarios in one game, each with its own main protagonist and setting, unique artstyle, and combat mechanics. An eighth unlockable scenario ties the various plot threads together. The original Live A Live inspired other beloved JRPGs like Chrono Trigger and the recent Octopath Traveler. Coincidentally, the Switch remake brings things full-circle by using the HD-2D style Square Enix st

Biggest Upcoming Switch Exclusives Of 2022 And Beyond

The Nintendo Switch already has a stellar library of exclusives, and 2022's lineup is chock-full of exciting games you can only play on Switch. Several notable games have already released this year, including Pokemon Legends: Arceus and Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Before the year ends, numerous exciting new exclusives will arrive on Switch, including Mario Strikers: Battle League, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, Xenoblade Chronicles 3, Splatoon 3, and more. Though the sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been delayed until 2023, as you can tell, Nintendo Switch owners will still have a bunch of new games to play. We've rounded up the biggest upcoming Switch exclusives in 2022 and beyond.

If you're looking for Switch games you can play now, check out our roundups of the best Switch games and best Switch games for kids.

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