23 New Switch Games of April 2018

Aqua Moto Racing Utopia

Zordix’s jet-ski game lets you perform death-defying stunts in aqua heaven. Breeze through the game’s state of the art water designs and befriend the waves. Originally released on the PC way back 2016, this Switch port offers new features and better optimization.

Unfortunately, it’s far from perfect with glaring flaws and a Provisional PlayScore of 6.39

Urban Trial Playground

Catch yourself on the flipside and enjoy this Switch’s exclusive arcade racing game. Race through the neon-colored streets of California and make every nook and cranny your playground.

Be the ultimate stunt racer as you mix your moves with flashy tricks, flips and combos. This game provides hours and hours of action and adrenaline for freestyle fanatics and it receives a Provisional PlayScore of 6.60

Gal*Gun 2

Oh, boy. Japan’s beloved shooter made its way to Nintendo’s latest console. Delight yourself with its crazy cast of lovable girls. Help these beautiful angels from demonic threats by shooting them with Pheromone shots. Woo the girl of your dreams!

In this Switch version, players can use the Joy-Con’s motion controls to completely enjoy the experience. Do you have what it takes to be a knight in shining armour? This game receives a Provisional PlayScore of 6.67

Penny-Punching Princess

Money talks in this beat ‘em up game from NiS. In a world where capitalism is at its peak, lead a brave princess in her quest to beat down every evil creature she can find as long as she has the money.

Featuring a unique gameplay element that involves money. Break the rules of conventional RPG by bribing the game itself. Game over? Just pay for it with your hard-earned cash. Money makes the world go round, brother. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 6.67

The Bunker

Wales Interactive’s Full Motion Videogame takes you to an underground bunker after a catastrophic nuclear explosion. Play as John, a survivor who finds his way to escape its dilapidated halls and uncover the dark secrets of his past.

This award-winning interactive horror experience features a star-studded cast such as Sarah Greene from Penny Dreadful, Adam Brown from The Hobbit and so much more. It’s complex, and downright haunting. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 6.69

Shelter Generations

Embark on a unique journey in this beautiful adventure game from CIRCLE Entertainment. Embrace its sheer love for nature as you follow the life of Lynx and her cubs. It’s a tale of parenthood and it’s gorgeous yet dangerous environment draws you into a test of survival. Raise them safely until they reach adulthood. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 6.89

Burly Men At Sea

Brain&Brain’s minimalist folktale adventure is about the misadventures of a trio of large, bearded fishermen. Dive into its Scandinavian setting and weave through its point and click tale. It features a branching story with innovative controls and a playful aesthetic that made it to TIME’s top ten games of its year. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 7.06

BAFL - Brakes Are For Losers

An old school arcade racing game from Plug In Digital. It’s simply pure arcade fun. Pick a funky car and challenge your friends with your mad driving skills. Ram them out of your way and pick up bonuses amidst your carnage.

Play with up to 8 players on the SAME SCREEN and experience a brakeless driving style! I repeat, this game has no brakes. So keep your pedal to the metal. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.14

Nintendo LABO - Robot Kit

Rekindle the fires of your 8 year old self in Nintendo’s latest Switch gimmick. LABO’s cardboard wonder takes your creativity to a whole new level. Design a Robot Kit with well-designed parts and mechanized papers. Feel the power of your robot creation as you control your metallic servant at your own bidding. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.18

Super Daryl Deluxe

Dab & Gary Games’ metroidvania adventure takes you to the confines of school again. Relive your high school life and enter Water Falls High School. As a new kid, survive the brutal hallways of this horrible institution. Go on a brawler-style journey with over 40 skills available to unlock and 15 hours of story. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 7.21

Masters Of Anima

Passtech Games’ action-adventure RPG offers deep combat mechanics and colorful animations. Use the power of the Anima and summon an army of up to 100 guardians and engage in action-packed battles with intuitive and innovative gameplay. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 7.31

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja STORM Trilogy

The ultimate Naruto Shippuden experience. Revisit the glory days of Masashi Kishimoto’s creation with three of its acclaimed Ninja Storm titles. Play three of these games in HD format and bonus features. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.44

Regalia Of Men And Monarchs - Royal Edition

This tactical RPG from Pixelated Milk brings you an adventure to save your fallen kingdom. Relive your best JRPG moments and assemble a party of brave warriors. Forge friendships, travel between worlds, and eliminate your foes in its challenging turn-based battles. This Royal Edition contains all additional in-game content. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.48

A Robot Named Fight!

A roguelike metroidvania game from Matt Bitner. Obviously inspired by Metroid’s success, explore a procedurally-generated labyrinth and blast creatures with unique artillery. Prove your mettle with its true permadeath element and survive the ghastly remnants of a forgotten world. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.62

Rogue Aces

Make air supremacy your best friend in this arcade-action shooter from Infinite State Games. Liberate islands and face fierce foes with only one life and three planes. Jump in the cockpit and maneuver your plane to take down waves and waves of enemies. It receives a Provisional PlayScore of 7.66

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s latest video game puts you in a superpowered bonanza. After the Stick of Truth’s success, lead the kids of South Park, Colorado in a new and revitalized story with improved combat and better visuals. As a new kid, things don’t always go easy when you’re with Eric Cartman and Kenny. And this is Nintendo’s stepping stone towards a more mature audience. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.75

Don’t Starve: Nintendo Switch Edition

Klei’s Entertainment’s bizarre adventure takes you to worlds you’ve never seen and creatures you’ve never met. Play as Wilson and exploit the environment with your scientific prowess and survival skills. Challenge awaits in each passing hour and it’s randomly generated levels keep the pressure going.

This Nintendo Switch edition contains all the DLC’s including the latest Reign of Giants content and so much more. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.77

Adventure Pals

An action-adventure platformer fueled with the power of friendship. It’s up to you and your best buddies to save the day from a series of kidnappings orchestrated by Mr. B. Stop them from turning into hot dogs and dive deep into its fun story with a bizarre and lovable cast. Explore worlds, defeat baddies, and play alone or with a friend. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.87

Skies Of Fury DX

Reach for the skies in this historically riveting World War 1 arcade shooter. Enage in epic aerial combat set during the bloody April 1917. Play as both British and German pilots and use 10 unique aircrafts to dominate the skies. It’s dogfight after dogfight in this single-player experience and it has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.89

Football Manager Touch 2018

It’s only a matter of time before Nintendo gets to experience the highs and lows of managing Football. This portable simulation game takes you across easons of matches and bigger squads to choose from. Experience the game in its career mode or build your own fantasy team in Fantasy Draft. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.90

Wild Guns: Reloaded

Wild West meets the future in this fast-paced arcade shooter from NatsumeAtari Inc. Play as Clint, Annie, Doris or Bullet the Dog and blast foes with futuristic artillery. This remake contains two new characters with their own weapons and a few surprises in store. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 7.98

Bombslinger

Obviously a Bomberman-inspired action game. Mode4’s hardcore reinvention of the classic takes you to the Wild West. Avenge the brutal murder of your wife and bomb your way through hordes of enemies in its procedurally generated levels. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.05

Nintendo LABO - Variety Kit

If Nintendo’s Robot Kit takes you to your younger self, this Kit not only takes you to the nostalgia, it opens new doors for your childhood self. By using the Switch’s variety of hardware, simply choose from its collection of mini-games and make the right LABO kit. Whether you want to go racing, or fishing, this kit has something for you. It receives a PlayScore of 8.28

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