Switch Third-Person Games

Spirit of the North

Spirit of the North

Platform: Switch
May 7, 2020
Spirit of the North is a single-player 3rd-person adventure game inspired by the breathtaking and mysterious landscapes of Iceland.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
6.2
Zombie Army Trilogy

Zombie Army Trilogy

Platform: Switch
March 31, 2020
The cult horror shooter comes to Nintendo Switch with three exhilarating campaigns, a heart-pumping horde mode and intense horror action. Zombie Army Trilogy is a pulse-pounding third person shooter with three epic campaigns, a heart-pumping horde mode, and intense horror action. In the dying flames of World War II, a legion of undead super soldiers threaten to overwhelm the whole of Europe. Fight alone or team up to save humanity from the zombie menace Battle through three epic cammpaigns across 15 demon-infested missions. Play solo of fight back to back in online or local wireless co-op for 2-4 players. Dare you take on the challenge?
Metascore:
70
User Score:
6.3
Wide Ocean Big Jacket

Wide Ocean Big Jacket

Platform: Switch
February 4, 2020
Take part in a classic camping trip: Roast hot dogs on the fire, go birdwatching, tell ghost stories, grab a beverage from the cooler and do cartwheels on the beach. WOBJ is a short story game including 20 chapters, 4 playable characters, 10,000 words of dialog and 8 explorable areas, all rendered in a beautiful 2D/3D art style.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.8
Sniper Elite III: Ultimate Edition

Sniper Elite III: Ultimate Edition

Platform: Switch
October 1, 2019
This ULTIMATE EDITION contains the thrilling main game as well as 9 additional DLC packs, including the biggest environments yet in SAVE CHURCHILL Parts 1, 2 and 3 and 6 WEAPONS PACKS CAMOUFLAGE, SNIPER, EASTERN FRONT, HUNTER, AXIS and PATRIOT. Includes free updates to main game 6 new MULTIPLAYER MAPS, CAPTURE THE FLAG mode, TWILIGHT STRIKE Co-Op Mission, and SHOOTING RANGE.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
6.3
Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet - Complete Edition

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet - Complete Edition

Platform: Switch
August 9, 2019
The SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET Complete Edition includes the main game, three DLC packs, the expansion "Dissonance of the Nexus," and bonus in-game items. Now on the Nintendo Switch™. Your choices are heavier and faster than a bullet. Create your own character and log in to Gun Gale Online, a world of guns and steel, where a chance encounter partners you with a rare support AI called ArFA-sys as you both are caught up in a tempestuous story of fate. Experience the thrilling battles of a third-person shooter (TPS) together with the story and progression of an RPG in this first-ever "TPSRPG" from Sword Art Online! Customize your avatar and master a wide array of weapons and skills! Choose from over 30 playable characters in online PvP, ranging from Alice and Eugeo from "Alicization," season 3 of the SAO anime, to Eiji and Yuna from Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale!
Metascore:
63
User Score:
7.0
Morphies Law: Remorphed

Morphies Law: Remorphed

Platform: Switch
July 30, 2019
Metascore:
76
User Score:
7.8
Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered

Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered

Platform: Switch
July 2, 2019
Set 50 years after the climactic events of the original Red Faction, Red Faction: Guerrilla allows players to take the role of an insurgent fighter with the newly re-established Red Faction movement as they battle for liberation from the oppressive Earth Defense Force. Red Faction: Guerrilla still defines the limits of destruction-based game-play with a huge open-world, fast-paced guerrilla-style combat, and true physics-based destruction. Features: * Open World Guerrilla Warfare - You decide who, when, where and how to battle. Utilize guerrilla tactics, improvised weaponry, and modified vehicles to lead insurgent attacks on EDF targets. Launch attacks based on your own gameplay style, take on missions in any order you choose, or engage in destructive activities to weaken the EDF's grip on Mars. * Strategic Destruction - Use destruction to your tactical advantage, setting ambushes or chain reaction explosions to attack enemy strongholds and permanently modify the game environment. Leverage fully-dynamic physics-based destruction to improvise on the fly: blow holes in a wall or floor to set an ambush or escape, take out a staircase to stop your pursuers, or drive vehicles through blown out walls. * Evolving & Emergent Gameplay - Carve your path through an ever-changing landscape as you improvise your combat tactics - mixing gameplay styles, vehicles, weapons and explosives to defeat the EDF. * Epic Sci-Fi Setting - Explore the huge, unforgiving Martian landscape, from the desolate mining outpost of Parker to the gleaming EDF capital city of Eos; then tear through the fully destructible open-world environments swarming with EDF forces, Red Faction resistance fighters, and the downtrodden settlers caught in the cross-fire. * Multiplayer Combat - There is no place to hide when you put your guerrilla warfare skills to the test in a variety of highly destructive multiplayer combat modes. Re-Mars-tered Features: > Fully reworked graphics Heavily reworked textures and graphic features adding for example specular maps. > Improved shadow rendering > Improved Lighting > Shader & Postprocessing rework > Native 4k support for the finest up to date mars destruction experience ever
Metascore:
72
User Score:
6.7
Project Nimbus: Complete Edition

Project Nimbus: Complete Edition

Platform: Switch
May 16, 2019
Project Nimbus is a high-speed mech action game set on a devastated future Earth, where the player maneuvers a weaponized humanoid general-purpose Battle Frame. Engage enemy units with various weapons and defeat huge bosses and unique ace pilots. Fly the skies with 360 degrees of freedom, and battle enemies with a variety of weapons and techniques, from smart missiles to the blade charge.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
tbd
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered

Sniper Elite V2 Remastered

Platform: Switch
May 14, 2019
You are elite sniper Karl Fairburne, parachuted into Berlin amidst the Germans' final stand. Your mission is to prevent Nazi V2 rocket technology falling into the hands of the Red Army. You must aid key scientists keen to defect to the US, and terminate those who stand in your way. Stealth is key as you find yourself trapped between two desperate armies in a race against time. Master authentic weaponry, stalk your target, fortify your position, set up the shot, and use your skill, patience and cunning to achieve the mission. All new graphics and rendering technology gives you improved ball busting X-ray kill camera detail. Witness the terrifying power of your bullet as it enters an enemy's body. With all DLC missions included, take the fate of the war into your own hands, and hunt the Fuhrer himself.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
6.9
Panty Party

Panty Party

Platform: Switch
April 25, 2019
“Warning!” NO HENTAI contents in this game! All you get is funny and stupid panties! Switch_PantyParty_description-char “I have to find… the Warrior of Love!” “The Warrior of Love…?” “Yes… it is you! The one who loves panties, the Warrior of Love!” Dashing on the street, Warriors of Love along with panties, to save humans from the evil intention– and to save themselves from being transformed into panties! Fight in a funny comedy full of panties, love and passion, with fierce battles between panties!
Metascore:
48
User Score:
tbd
Feather

Feather

Platform: Switch
April 5, 2019
Metascore:
54
User Score:
tbd
The Stillness of the Wind

The Stillness of the Wind

Platform: Switch
February 7, 2019
One by one, everyone left the once bustling village for the city. Everyone, except Talma. Now approaching the end of her days, she maintains a simple, solitary way of life, surviving, subsisting, tending to her homestead and her goats. Develop your own personal routine as you care for your farm and your animals. Tend to your goats, make cheese with their milk, collect eggs and cook meals, grow vegetables and barter with the travelling merchant who brings increasingly disturbing letters from your family in the city. A follow up to the critically acclaimed Where the Goats Are, The Stillness of the Wind is a quiet rumination on life and loss.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
tbd
ABZU

ABZU

Platform: Switch
November 29, 2018
Discover a lush hidden world as you descend into the heart of the ocean, where ancient secrets lie forgotten and encounters with majestic creatures await. ABZU is an epic descent into the depths of the sea, where players will explore beautifully rendered ocean environments with fluid swimming controls. The experience draws inspiration from the deep innate narrative that we all carry within our subconscious: the story of ABZU is a universal myth that resonates across cultures. The name references a concept from the oldest mythologies; it is the combination of the two ancient words AB, meaning ocean, and ZU, meaning to know. ABZU is the ocean of wisdom.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.9
Warframe

Warframe

Platform: Switch
November 20, 2018
They were called Tenno. Warriors of blade and gun: masters of the Warframe armor. Those that survived the old war were left drifting among the ruins. Now they are needed once more. The Grineer, with their vast armies, are spreading throughout the solar system. A call echoes across the stars summoning the Tenno to an ancient place. They summon you. Allow the Lotus to guide you. She has rescued you from your cryostasis chamber and given you a chance to survive. The Grineer will find you; you must be prepared. The Lotus will teach you the ways of the Warframes and the secrets to unlocking their powers. Come Tenno, you must join the war.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.5
Grim Fandango Remastered

Grim Fandango Remastered

Platform: Switch
November 1, 2018
Something's rotten in the land of the dead, and you're being played for a sucker. Meet Manny Calavera, travel agent at the Department of Death. He sells luxury packages to souls on their four-year journey to eternal rest. But there's trouble in paradise. Help Manny untangle himself from a conspiracy that threatens his very salvation. One of the most acclaimed adventure games of all time is now back, better than ever. Grim Fandango's epic story of four years in the life (or death) of Manny Calavera, travel agent to the dead, has been remastered to look, sound, and control even better than when it won GameSpot's Game of the Year award upon its original launch. Grim Fandango still stands as a classic of the genre, with unforgettable characters and unique combination of film noir and Mexican folklore. Remastered version includes: -Repainted, hi-res character textures -New, dynamic lighting -Classic score re-recorded with a full live orchestra -Over 2 hours of exclusive developer commentary -Concept art browser
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.6
Defunct

Defunct

Platform: Switch
September 13, 2018
You are a broken robot that accidentally falls out of a giant cargo ship onto a post-human Earth, now inhabited by robots. You have to get back to your ship before it’s too late. You are equipped with a Gravitize engine. It is used to create a separate gravity around yourself; this is the main source of your speed. Use this in downhills to accelerate. But be careful, using it uphill will slow you down. In addition to this the world is full of different speed boosts such as Enerjuice, which you can pick up and use to go faster.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
6.0
Morphies Law

Morphies Law

Platform: Switch
August 20, 2018
Morphies Law is a 3rd person 3D shooter through which you can steal mass from other players making them shrink while you grow, which balances the game. Size affects everything! what you can do, how you can navigate the different maps, how to play each gamemode and more. Customize your Morphie, choose your weapons and go steal some mass.
Metascore:
48
User Score:
5.5
State of Mind

State of Mind

Platform: Switch
August 15, 2018
State of Mind is a futuristic thriller game delving into transhumanism. The game explores themes of separation, disjuncture and reunification, in a world that is torn between a dystopian material reality and a utopian virtual future.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
7.3
Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2

Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2

Platform: Switch
August 2, 2018
Metascore:
76
User Score:
6.9
Assault Gunners HD Edition

Assault Gunners HD Edition

Platform: Switch
July 5, 2018
Metascore:
41
User Score:
tbd
Pode

Pode

Platform: Switch
June 21, 2018
Pode is a co-op puzzle exploration game about a rock and a fallen star working together to solve ancient puzzles in a stunning environment inspired by Norwegian art and culture.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
7.5
Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion

Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion

Platform: Switch
June 13, 2018
Play as an Octoling for the very first time in this large-scale downloadable content for the Splatoon 2 game. This full-on single-player adventure spans 80 missions starring Agent 8, a new character who awakens without her memories on a dark subway platform. Navigate this mysterious underground test facility in a desperate battle to reach the surface of Inkopolis. Escape from these twisted depths, and you'll finally be able to join multiplayer matches as an Octoling. You may think you know everything about the world of Splatoon, but these waters run deep, and so does the lore. Purchase this content today for immediate access to special octo-themed in-game gear.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.3
Fortnite

Fortnite

Platform: Switch
June 12, 2018
Jump in to be the last one standing in the free 100-player Battle Royale. Build huge forts. Outwit your opponents. Earn your Victory. Squad up together online with friends in the same room or around the world. BUILD & DESTROY - Shape the battlefield by building your own cover. Opponent hiding behind a wall? Take out their cover to get the edge. GEAR UP - Board the battle bus and drop in on your favorite zone. Gather resources, collect gear, and battle your opponents. SQUAD UP WITH FRIENDS - Team up online with your friends around the world or in the same room. WEEKLY UPDATES & EVENTS - Updates constantly fuel the fun with new gameplay modes, outfits, weapons and items. [Nintendo]
Metascore:
83
User Score:
5.0
Last Day of June

Last Day of June

Platform: Switch
March 16, 2018
Metascore:
76
User Score:
7.7
Syberia 2

Syberia 2

Platform: Switch
November 30, 2017
An unlikely pair--young Kate Walker and old Hans Voralberg--must now set off on a journey together in search of the last of the fabled Syberian mammoths. Guide Hans and Kate as they face dangerous obstacles that test their courage and determination. You'll encounter new characters in a variety of environments. Each puzzle you solve brings you closer to the heart of a long-forgotten universe. It's now up to you to solve the mysteries behind Syberia.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.0
RiME

RiME

Platform: Switch
November 14, 2017
The story of a boy who must use his wits and ingenuity to survive - and ultimately escape from - a mysterious island and a terrible curse. An end, and a new beginning. A strange island with a sinister secret, and an open-world adventure with a difference. As a boy who finds he is key to solving a series of ancient puzzles, you'll use an enigmatic artefact to manipulate your environment and even time itself. Thanks to the innovative control offered by the DUALSHOCK 4 controller, you'll find that light, sound and touch are all essential in your bid to escape the island.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
5.9
L.A. Noire

L.A. Noire

Platform: Switch
November 14, 2017
Amid the post-war boom of Hollywood's Golden Age, Cole Phelps, an LAPD detective is thrown headfirst into a city drowning in its own success. Corruption is rampant, the drug trade is exploding, and murder rates are at an all-time high. In his fight to climb the ranks and do what's right, Phelps must unravel the truth behind a string of arson attacks, racketeering conspiracies and brutal murders, battling the L.A. underworld and even members of his own department to uncover a secret that could shake the city to its rotten core. Using groundbreaking new animation technology that captures every nuance of an actor's facial performance in astonishing detail, L.A. Noire is a violent crime thriller that blends breathtaking action with true detective work to deliver an unprecedented interactive experience. Search for clues, chase down suspects and interrogate witnesses as you struggle to find the truth in a city where everyone has something to hide.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
8.1
Octodad: Dadliest Catch

Octodad: Dadliest Catch

Platform: Switch
November 9, 2017
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is the sequel to the splash hit, Octodad! This time, our cephaloprotagonist has gotten himself in a bind between his wifes mounting mistrust, and a disastrous trip to the local aquarium! Are you dad enough to control the titular octopus father as he strives to hide his nautical nature from his family while keeping his tangled tentacles intact?
Metascore:
65
User Score:
7.0
Syberia

Syberia

Platform: Switch
October 20, 2017
For the young Kate Walker, an ambitious lawyer, the Voralberg toy company acquisition seemed like a textbook case--a quick stopover to a small alpine village in France to buy-out an old automaton factory, then straight back home to New York. But her journey across land and time throws all she values into question, and the deal she set out to sign turns into a pact with destiny. Follow Kate through a magical world of automatons, amazing characters, and mysterious environments. This puzzle-driven adventure blends logical problem-solving with a complex and involving storyline.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
7.7
Rogue Trooper Redux

Rogue Trooper Redux

Platform: Switch
October 17, 2017
A tactical shooter and comic book adaptation, Rogue Trooper is back, remastered in high definition. Experience combat and third person action in this tale of betrayal and revenge at the far reaches of the galaxy. You are the last Genetic Infantryman (GI). Bred for war and betrayed by your superiors at the Quartz Zone Massacre, you stalk the battlefield as a one-man squad, carrying the sentient biochips of three fallen soldiers in your rifle, pack and helmet. Your mission? Fight your way across the chemical-blasted wastes of Nu-Earth -- a planet ravaged by an endless apocalyptic war in search of the Traitor General and payback.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
6.4
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    • Platform: PS4
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