What are the best local multiplayer games for Switch?

asked by Martin Johansson
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    #1Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

    Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

    Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a kart racing game by Nintendo where players compete in a race or battle mode with up to four players in a local multiplayer mode. There are also tons of characters make way as guests, including Splatoon's Inklings.


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    Justin Carroll
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "i dunno about you but this game always gives me the best playing experience with my friends. What i noticed on with this version is that it has all the DLC and an improved battle mode so pretty it has the best multiplayer mode you'll enjoy."
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    Overcooked is a cooking simulation game by Ghost Town Games and Team 17. Hosting one to four players, they have to prepare meals within a time limit while navigating through stage obstacles.

    Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch


    Reyna Guevara
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "First i dont really own a Switch but my brother has this game and he doesn't even play it so i tried to borrow his Switch and then bam i got into it that i lost track of the hours i play this especially if i play it with someone else since i also have a sister who owns a Switch and we play this for hours "
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    Minecraft is a sandbox video game developed by Mojang and Markus Persson. Released in 2009, this game became the best-selling computer game with over 29 million copies sold worldwide. Available on various platforms.


    Windows, Android, iOS, Nintendo 3DS , Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS Vita, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4


    Jose Larson
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "let's be honest we all know that Minecraft will also be available on Switch eh. I have played this game in all the gaming consoles it is available. I like how i can play it with up to four players wirelessly on separate consoles, "
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    #4PAYDAY 2

    PAYDAY 2

    PAYDAY 2 is a first-person shooter multi-player co-op heist video game developed by OVERKILL - a Starbreeze Studio and published by Starbreeze Publishing AB. The game was released on August 13, 2013.


    Windows, Nintendo Switch


    Sun Kong
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "Okay the Switch version of Payday 2 is actually inferior in terms of visuals and framerate but this has really an additional contents that i enjoyed playing compared to other game consoles. "
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    #5Rocket League

    Rocket League

    Rocket League, a sequel to Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars, is a multiplayer football game that involves cars. Released in 2015, the football racing game was developed and published by Psyonix, Inc.


    PlayStation 4, Windows, Mac, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One


    Gregory Morgan
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "The first time Rocket League was released i got addicted to it on PS4 back in 2015. When i found out that it will have a Switch version i was so excited to play it on Switch. Although i gotta say that this might not be the best version of its multiplayer"
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    #6Enter the Gungeon

    Enter the Gungeon

    Enter the Gungeon is a dungeon crawler video game released on April 5, 2016, developed by Dodge Roll and published by Devolver Digital. This game follows a group of four misfits seeking the Gungeon’s ultimate treasure. 


    Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch


    José Antonio Espinosa
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "it is a ton of fun to play but yes there is no perfect game out there. However, imo i think Enter the Gungeon is the pinnacle of the Switch indie titles. "
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    #7Super Bomberman R

    Super Bomberman R

    Super Bomberman R is an action-maze video game which is part of the Bomberman series developed by Konami and HexaDrive. It is the first main Bomberman video game entry in more than a decade after the dissolution of the original series. 


    Nintendo Switch


    Bryan Carpenter
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "Still remember when i was a child that i use to play Bomberman in Sega. And now that i just recently found out about it because my sons have wanted me to buy this for them. So i bought and played it first and i did have fun. And now my sons are having fun playing this in multiplayer"
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    #8Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

    Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

    Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is a space shooter and multiplayer adventure video game developed and published by Asteroid Base. The game is focused on players piloting a spaceship in a variety of stations located inside. 


    Windows, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch


    Willie Young
    Written on October 30, 2018
    "Lovers In A Dangerous Spacetime is a nice game for both multiplayer and solo players although it might take some time for your friends to get used to its gameplay. "


Best What are the best local multiplayer games for Switch
1Mario Kart 8 DeluxeGames 0 Paid
2OvercookedGames 0 Paid
3MinecraftGames 0 Paid
4PAYDAY 2Games 0 Paid
5Rocket LeagueGames 0 Paid
6Enter the GungeonGames 0 Paid
7Super Bomberman RGames 0 Paid
8Lovers in a Dangerous SpacetimeGames 0 Paid

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