The Best Challenging Games for Nintendo Switch

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Update : Gloomhaven Mercenaries Edition added at rank #4.
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New York Mysteries: The Outbreak (2021)

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Nintendo Switch Mac OS PC Windows

“New York Mysteries: The Outbreak” is an adventure game in the genre of Hidden Objects with unforgettable characters and challenging quests to conquer, plenty of mini-games and puzzles!

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  • hidden-object
  • casual
  • adventure
  • challenging
  • puzzle
  • trains
  • construction
  • tanks

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PING REDUX (2019)

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Linux Mac OS PC Windows Xbox One Nintendo Switch Playstation 4 Playstation 5

PING REDUX has 100+ levels including 12 bosses that are inspired by classic games to help keep the gameplay varied. Bounce off the walls and obstacles and reach the succulent tasty orange.

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  • boss
  • challenging
  • classic
  • arcadey
  • fully-featured
  • pixel-perfect
  • puzzle
  • old-school
  • retro
  • boss-fight
  • fight
  • must-have
  • platform
  • shooter
  • top-notch

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Pretty Girls Breakers! (2022)

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Nintendo Switch Playstation 4 Playstation 5

Take the role of a twin-tailed fighter wielding a beam saber. Master more than 20 unique battle stages. Meet 7 female characters with cute animal features. Unlock new outfits for casual viewing in Dressing Room mode.

Buy

  • arcade
  • casual
  • action
  • fight
  • challenging
  • classic
  • cute
  • battle
  • puzzle
  • combo
  • anime

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Gloomhaven Mercenaries Edition (2023)

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Xbox Series X Xbox One Playstation 5 Playstation 4 Nintendo Switch

Gloomhaven Mercenaries Edition includes Gloomhaven base game and the Solo Scenarios: Mercenary Challenges DLC. Carve your way through terrifying dungeons, dreadful forests and dark caves filled with horrific monsters to reap your rewards.

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  • dungeon
  • card
  • narrative
  • boss
  • challenging
  • rpg
  • online
  • multiplayer
  • combat

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Bubble Shooter V1 (2021)

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Nintendo Switch

Bubble Shooter FX is a classic bubble shoot game.

This addictive classic bubble blast match-three game comes with clean and modern graphics, hundreds of
great challenging levels and some nice special items for better game experience in harder levels.

Clean and simple 3D graphics with nice light effects gives the game a special touch.

Buy

  • challenging
  • classic
  • action

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Alexio (2021)

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PC Windows Xbox One Nintendo Switch Playstation 4

A retro platformer from the good old days! Follow our small but courageous hero - Alex, as he sets off on his journey to find the sacred Monobrow! Together with Alex, make your way to the end of a tedious shrine, where only glory awaits!

Buy

  • platform
  • challenging
  • pixel
  • scroller
  • difficult
  • mystery
  • 2d
  • controller-support
  • exploration
  • adventure
  • dice

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AnimaLudo (2021)

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Nintendo Switch

Think carefully about your next move, stay one step ahead of your opponents and return safely from your journey. Cute animal theme which calm you down during the game Compare yourself with luckiest 7 players on the world! Auto move system which speeds up the game Available in over 10 languages Relaxing, happy songs Suitable for all ages

Buy

  • classic
  • challenging
  • online

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Bubble Shooter FX (2021)

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PC Windows Nintendo Switch Playstation 4

A great classic bubble shoot game.

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  • match-three
  • casual
  • logic
  • challenging
  • classic
  • 3d
  • colourful
  • augmented
  • relaxing
  • puzzle

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Ninja Buddy Epic Quest (2021)

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Nintendo Switch

Explore wonderfull worlds as you lead Ninja Buddy in his quest to save Princess Zebda. Show your skills to master hostile monsters, deadly mechanics and powerfull bosses. Make your way through increasingly challenging levels in this Super Plateformer. Main Features: -30 Lengthy levels throughout different worlds -Bosses at each levels -Cute Sprites and Animations -Collect coins to upgrade your character in the virtual shop (all games features available without any extra purchase, you play to win!) -Many Different ennemies -Multi-skilled Ninja: sword, dart, dash, wall climbing... -Dedicated Musics and Sound FX (optional) Ready for an Epic Adventure ?

Buy

  • boss
  • skill
  • challenging

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Joojee's Journey (2021)

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Nintendo Switch

In this whimsical narrative adventure, you’ll play as Joojee, a lovable bunny who suddenly wakes up without her memory. Armed with nothing but her charm and a mysterious magic brush that allows her to enter anyone’s mind, Joojee goes on a journey to recover her lost memories while helping others overcome their own troubles.
Game features:
• Touching and funny character backstories and memories.
• Challenging platformer sequences.
• Mind-bending riddles and puzzles.
• Assist mode that lets players skip challenging obstacles if they wish.
Prepare to smile, laugh, and cry in Joojee’s journey! Available in Thai, English, Japanese, and French. More languages will be released in the future.

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  • funny
  • narrative
  • challenging
  • platform
  • puzzle
  • adventure

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