And the most played Nintendo Switch games are…

Wait, Zelda’s on this list?

Hey, listen, Nintendo of America has released a ranking of the Nintendo Switch’s most played games since the system launched back in March. The list is filled with a plethora of Nintendo’s first-party titles, but several indie titles and popular third-party games made the cut as well.

The list was released via the “News” section on the Nintendo Switch. It contains 20 titles, with juggernauts The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey taking the top spots:

      1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
      2. Super Mario Odyssey
      3. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
      4. Splatoon 2
      5. Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition
      6. Stardew Valley
      7. Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
      8. ARMS
      9. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
      10. The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+
      11. NBA 2K18
      12. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 for Nintendo Switch
      13. Fire Emblem Warriors
      14. Lego City Undercover
      15. Sonic Mania
      16. Pokkén Tournament DX
      17. 1-2-Switch
      18. FIFA 18
      19. Disgaea 5 Complete
      20. Rocket League

      Personally, I couldn’t be happier to see Stardew Valley doing so well on the Switch. That title seemed perfectly suited for a casual, mobile format, and its success gives me hope that other indies can find their way onto Nintendo’s new console.

      Top 20 Most Played Switch Games of 2017 in North America (according to Nintendo) [ResetEra]

      Drew Stuart