23 Best Tower-defense games for Nintendo Switch

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The best 23 Tower-defense games for Nintendo Switch daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Nintendo Switch. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are War Solution - Casual Math Game released the 8 April 2021 and ranked #15, Royal Tower Defense released the 28 January 2021 and ranked #10, SENTRY released the 13 November 2020 and ranked #3.

2# CastleStorm II - 2020

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Aim your catapults! Command your troops! Bloody the battlefield! Gaming’s most charming genre mashup returns, leveling up everything you loved in the original with Unreal Engine 4-powered ruthless destruction. A whole new metagame of strategic conquest adds turn-based tactical intrigue to mix. Dominate six distinct story-driven campaigns – even PvP and co-op multiplayer modes – as you plot your path to triumph. That is, if you can earn it through chaotic carnage and delightful devastation.

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3# SENTRY - 2020

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Early Access

SENTRY is a sci-fi action-defense shooter. Players defend their fleeing vessel from a relentless alien threat. Use traps, turrets and environmental destruction to repel the invading hordes and engage the enemy in fast-paced FPS gunplay.

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4# ae - 2018

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There is no English version of this game!There is no English version of this game!You wake up in a room full of mysteries, accompanied by a beautiful girl you have met before. In the following time, you will go on a heartbeat journey to the supernatural world with her.

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5# Bloons TD 5 - 2011

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Five-star tower defense with unrivaled depth and replayability. The Bloons are back in full HD glory and this time they mean business! Build awesome towers, choose your favorite upgrades, hire cool new Special Agents, and pop every last invading Bloon in the best ever version of the most popular tower defense series in history. Featuring an all New Tower and Special Agent, glorious HD graphics, original Tracks and Special Missions, a whole new tier of Specialty Building upgrades, and a never-before-seen Monkey Lab to upgrade your towers, Bloons TD 5 delivers hours of fun and challenging play to fans and new players alike.

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6# Rock of Ages 3: Make & Break - 2020

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Rock of Ages 3: Make & Break is competitive tower defense and arcade action rolled up with ACE Team's quirky, Monty Python-esque humor into one giant, creative game for the ages. Jump into the expansive, gut-busting story for an eclectic adventure featuring bizarre and irreverent takes on legendary characters, or for the first time, create and share your own levels to compete with friends and strangers online in a real-time mix of hectic tower defense and epic boulder-racing arcade action.

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7# Kingdom: New Lands - 2017

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Rulers will need all the strength of their subjects to sail away and find new kingdoms in these New Lands. Travel to the New Lands and welcome the deluge of new mounts, merchants, and vagrants that call these isles home, but be wary of the new obstacles that threaten your arrival -- for not just the greedy creatures block your way but even the environment itself can defeat you.

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9# Steampunk Tower 2 - 2018

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Steampunk Tower 2 is an action-strategy game set in the alternative Steampunk universe. In Lord Bingham’s military service there is a new secret weapon under your command, the gigantic aircraft Carrier transporting the Battle Tower.

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10# Royal Tower Defense - 2021

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Lands of orcs have expanded in the last few decades and defined new borders. New borders which are dangerously close to us... They depleted resources on theirs lands and it's only a matter of time before they try to put their hands on our Kingdom. Diplomats were already send to peacefully ask orcs to back off, but they’ve never returned. The sign was clear - there is no place for negotiations…

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11# PixelJunk Monsters 2 - 2018

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PixelJunk™ Monsters is back with the simple, yet highly strategic real-time tower defense gameplay gameplay of the original title, now with updated graphics and brand new multiplayer modes!

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13# Infectra - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Infectra
Screenshot of the video game Infectra
Screenshot of the video game Infectra

Ifectra is a strategy game set in 2124 on the distant planet Emevera III, ruled by the Maxploit Corporation, where an epidemic of a yet unknown virus broke out. Your goal as the corporation security commander is to evacuate as many healthy people as possible and to eliminate infected individuals.

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14# Rip Them Off - 2020

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Rip Them Off is a new puzzle game of economic management and tower defense. The Board needs profit, and it’s up to you to line the streets with shops the masses can’t resist. Choose your locations, pick your stores and earn your way up the corporate ladder and its increasingly difficult challenges!

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15# War Solution - Casual Math Game - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game War Solution - Casual Math Game
Screenshot of the video game War Solution - Casual Math Game
Screenshot of the video game War Solution - Casual Math Game

Whole wars were won by the use of Math. Developed for those who like to exercise their brain or want to gain agility in mathematics. In ‘War Solution’ your calculation skills and quick thinking will be put on prove to destroy enemies. Can you win this war?

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16# Samurai Defender: Ninja Warfare - 2015

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Samurai Defender: Ninja Warfare is the tower defense game we have all been waiting for! Defend your castle against the waves of enemies laying siege to your gate! Test your tactical abilities and be your own master of strategy: To win, you must utilise the capabilities of your men to repel the daunting invading forces!

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18# Battle of Kings - 2018

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Early Access

The time of war has come! Take the command of your kingdom and use your strategic skills to defend the siege against your fortifications. You can’t win only by defending your Kingdom. Develop your economics, assemble and upgrade your army to defeat the enemy forces in a real Battle of Kings.

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19# CastleStorm - 2014

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Welcome to the world of CastleStorm, a super genre mashup of 2D physics destruction mashed with tower defense brawler! CastleStorm was born out of the fond childhood memory of building and destroying LEGO castles.

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20# Gensokyo Defenders - 2018

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Use Traps and Spell Cards to fight back the magical masses in this Touhou Project fan game, now on Nintendo Switch! Blistering shoot-em-up action meets tactical tower defense as you choose from almost 20 popular characters to stop the fairy onslaught! Take advantage of their unique powers and a selection of tricky Traps to freeze, fry, and blow your enemies away! Plus, team up with a friend online and beat the tougher stages you couldn’t clear alone!

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21# Dead Ground - 2018

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Tower defense reimagined! Dead Ground is a procedurally generated tower defense game with rogue-like elements. Each playthrough will offer randomly generated guns, skills and augments. You'll have to travel, collect scrap, water, manage your inventory and upgrade your base to survive!

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22# Hexagon Defense - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Hexagon Defense
Screenshot of the video game Hexagon Defense
Screenshot of the video game Hexagon Defense

Welcome to the career officer, and was promoted to Admiral! This is an unusual, dynamic Tower Defense, a lot of levels. The towers have a different shooting mode, and the enemies of a different color. You will have time to repair the tower and improve them. Beware the mini-bosses! Earn medals. Good luck!

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23# CastleStorm Complete - 2013

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Q super genre mashup of 2D physics destruction mashed with tower defense brawler! CastleStorm was born out of the fond childhood memory of building and destroy Lego castles. The clouds bring rumors of war…It’s Knights vs. Vikings in CastleStorm, where medieval warfare meets 2D physics-based destruction! Controlling the battle in real time, players will harness the power of medieval artillery, manage a fearsome ground attack, and cast powerful spells! CastleStorm features a story-driven solo campaign, a custom castle editor, online multiplayer, co-op modes, and more. Building castles and knocking them down has never been so much fun!

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