Nintendo Switch Exclusives For 2018 Confirmed

Most people will tell you that exclusive games are the bread and butter of any console. I don’t know, maybe I just like games so much I am not really bothered by this. But, if it boils your blood that consoles like Xbox One don’t have enough exclusive games, you will be glad to know that there are quite a few Nintendo Switch Exclusives planned for 2018. You can check those out below.

Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Kirby Star Allies
Released: Sometime in 2018
Developer: HAL Laboratory

Kirby is back—and he’s finally on the Nintendo Switch console in HD! But this time, he’s not alone. Recruit enemies by hitting them with hearts and gather helpers for a party of up to four characters. On top of that, you can join with up to three friends for a different kind of team-up action.


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Project Octopath Traveler
Release Date: 2018
Developer: Square Enix, Acquire

The producers of the Bravely series at Square Enix have brought a new world to life through a mix of CG, pixel art, and “HD-2D” visuals. Embark on a vast new role-playing adventure as one of eight travelers, all with their own origins, paths, and goals. Where to begin? Who to team up with? Where to go next? Only you can decide.


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again
Release Date: 2018
Developer: Grasshopper Manufacture

Seven years have passed since the events of No More Heroes, and The Bad is determined to exact his revenge on Travis Touchdown. Just like the original cult classic, players will have to battle through multiple punk-rock levels and defeat over-the-top bosses. Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes launches exclusively for Nintendo Switch in 2018. More details about the game will be revealed in the future.


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Yoshi for Nintendo Switch
Release Date: 2018
Developer: Good-Feel

Lead Yoshi on a brand new adventure that will turn everything you’ve come to expect from side-scrolling games upside down! Explore a great, big world decorated like a miniature diorama in a new art style for the franchise, where each side-scrolling stage has the traditional front side as well as a flip side with different views and surprises. Look for items throughout the stage as Yoshi makes his way to the goal. You can even join up with a friend!


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Runner3
Release Date: April 24, 2018
Developer: Choice Provisions

The Timbletot is determined as ever to rid the multiverse of all its love and happiness. CommanderVideo, a lover if ever there were one, refuses to let this happen. He’s ready to jump, double-jump, wall-jump, slide-jump, underwear-jump, slide, kick, float, fly, and dance his way to victory, all across a medley of thrilling, challenging, and joyous levels!


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Dragon Marked For Death
Release Date: 2018
Developer: Inti Creates

Dragon MFD is a 2D side-scrolling action RPG game where up to 4 players can play together in either local multiplayer or online multiplayer. Refreshing, feel-good level designs based on intuitive 2D-action-based gameplay await!


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Light Fingers
Release Date: Early 2018
Developer: Numizmatic

What do skulking thieves do after a night of procuring shady spoils? They gather at a favorite tavern and wager it away on a friendly game of Light Fingers! Played on a magical clockworks game board, this turn-based multiplayer game has real-time action and devious opportunities for misdirection, all in the pursuit of securing more loot than your opponents. After all, bragging rights for the deftest are the greatest steal of all.


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Basyonetta
Release Date: Feb. 16, 2018
Developer: PlatinumGames

No information on this game just yet.


Nintendo Switch Exclusives
Bayonetta 2
Release Date: Feb. 16, 2018
Developer: PlatinumGames

Wield wild weapons and execute deadly moves—like the powerful Umbran Climax—to take out angels and demons in this breathtaking action game. You can even team up with friends in 2-player online or local wireless co-op fights.