The 20 Best Nintendo Switch Games of 2023

by Jason Dietz - December 28, 2023

Which Switch games impressed professional reviewers the most during the past year? This page contains Metacritic's official list of the 20 best-reviewed titles released between January 1, 2023 and December 31, 2023, ranked by Metascore. Games must have at least 7 reviews from professional critics to be eligible for inclusion.

Paranormasight: The Seven Mysteries of Honjo
The Legend of Heroes: Trails to Azure

#18 (tie): 30XX

Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective

#16: Anonymous;Code

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Booster Course Pass - Wave 4
The Cosmic Wheel Sisterhood
Theatrhythm Final Bar Line

#12: Pikmin 4

Pikmin 4
Star Ocean: The Second Story R

#10: Dave the Diver

Dave the Diver

#9: Vampire Survivors

Vampire Survivors
The Making of Karateka

#7: Persona 4 Golden

Persona 4 Golden

#6: Jack Jeanne

Jack Jeanne

#5: Sea of Stars

Sea of Stars
Xenoblade Chronicles 3: Expansion Pass Wave 4 - Future Redeemed
Super Mario Bros. Wonder
Metroid Prime Remastered
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom