46 Games Like Moonlighter for Nintendo Switch

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Crawl, Quest of Dungeons, and Tallowmere are our top selection to play today.

The latest addition in this selection are NecroDancer: AMPLIFIED released the 17 March 2019 and ranked #17, Valthirian Arc: Hero School Story released the 27 September 2018 and ranked #31, Claws of Furry released the 3 September 2018 and ranked #38.

46 Games like Moonlighter for Nintendo Switch, daily generated comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes rogue-like management games. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

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Moonlighter is an Action RPG with rogue-lite elements that demonstrates two sides of the coin – revealing everyday routines of Will, an adventurous shopkeeper that secretly dreams of becoming a hero.

1# Crawl - 2017

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Crawl is the local multiplayer dungeon crawler where your friends control the monsters! Battle through dungeons and power up your hero - if a friend kills you they take your place and it’s their turn to crawl. It's a race to gain enough XP and loot to take on the hulking final boss!

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2# Quest of Dungeons - 2014

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Quest of Dungeons is a turn based dungeon crawler game featuring a good old 16-bit retro artistic look. By playing as either a Warrior, Wizard, Assassin or Shaman you have to traverse dungeons, defeat enemies and loot everything you can in order to survive.

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3# Tallowmere - 2015

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Indulge Lady Tallowmere and see how far through her lovingly violent dungeons you can delve in this 2D indie action roguelike-inspired platformer. New rooms are procedurally generated every time you play. How far can you make it?

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4# Darkest DungeonA - 2016

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Darkest Dungeon is a challenging gothic roguelike turn-based RPG about the psychological stresses of adventuring. Recruit, train, and lead a team of flawed heroes against unimaginable horrors, stress, famine, disease, and the ever-encroaching dark. Can you keep your heroes together when all hope is lost?

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7# Severed - 2016

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Severed Is a first-person dungeon crawler that uses touch based combat mechanics. It has a loot and crafting system based on severing enemy body parts to create and upgrade armor.

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8# Victor Vran: Overkill Edition - 2017

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Overkill Edition includes the fully updated and award winning Action RPG Victor Vran, the expansive Fractured Worlds & the legendary Motörhead: Through The Ages. Look your very best and reinforce your play style with a monumental arsenal of powerful weapons, game-changing outfits, wicked demon powers and fate-binding destiny cards. Redefine how you play at any moment, even in the heat of battle. Modify your demon slaying loadout as you dodge deadly attacks, leap from towering locations and take on hordes of hideous beasts and cunning boss monsters. Fedora or no fedora, you decide! Slaying demons doesn't have to be a lonely affair - Form a pack and find even greater strength in numbers, to explore the story of the dark world together.

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10# Dead Cells - 2018

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Dead Cells is a rogue-lite, metroidvania inspired, action-platformer. You'll explore a sprawling, ever-changing castle... assuming you’re able to fight your way past its keepers in 2D souls-lite combat. No checkpoints. Kill, die, learn, repeat.

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11# Unexplored: Unlocked Edition - 2018

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Descend into the depths of the Dungeon of Doom and complete your quest: steal the Amulet of Yendor from the fearsome dragon and make it out alive. Explore the ever-changing Dungeon of Doom no two runs the same Intense melee combat fight against goblins, trolls, skeletons, wyrms and many more creatures and bosses Stealth mechanics dungeon-crawl like a real rogue! Real emergent gameplay with many tactical options Challenging, generated puzzles await on every new run 7 distinctive character classes to unlock and master Adaptive, original soundtrack complements the action

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12# Devious Dungeon - 2014

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Devious Dungeon is a medieval action platforming game by the creators of Random Heroes and League of Evil!. "Blending tight controls with the ever-shifting level design of a roguelike, Devious Dungeon is the perfect procedural platformer. "

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14# A Magical High School Girl - 2017

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"The magic beckons you." A Magical High School Girl is a magic crafting rogue-like RPG! The only weapon you possess is the magic you conjure from within. You can freely name your magic. The elemental properties and effects are generated automatically with what you typed in.

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15# Devious - 2014

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A real time first person dungeon crawler mixed with optional story-telling visual novel segments, taking place in a fragmented world on the verge of war. As countries clash and tensions rise, the traditions of the old world find themselves fighting with the ever changing culture of the new era.

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16# Chasm - 2018

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Thrilled to prove your worth as a knight, you track strange rumors that a mine vital to the Kingdom has been shut down. But what you discover in the mining town is worse than you imagined: The townspeople have disappeared, kidnapped by supernatural creatures emerging from the depths. Honor-bound to solve the mystery and restore peace to the Kingdom, you embark upon an epic adventure, with deadly battles against cunning monsters, exploration of ancient catacombs and castles, and powerful new equipment hidden at every turn.

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17# NecroDancer: AMPLIFIED - 2019

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Groove to the epic Danny Baranowsky soundtrack, or easily select songs from your own iTunes collection! Re-enter the dungeon with the additional AMPLIFIED content and take control of the shapeshifting Nocturna to discover her story, an entirely new zone with new dangers, and the history of the crypt! Use new weapons, items, and spells with any of the fourteen total playable characters to destroy your new enemies!

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18# Tangledeep - 2017

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Enter the magical world of Tangledeep, a beautifully polished dungeon crawler inspired by classic 16-bit RPGs! Colorful characters, a unique job system, tons of skills, items, and diverse environments with deep, turn-based roguelike gameplay. A different adventure every time you play!

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19# Ittle Dew 2 - 2016

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Ittle and Tippsie crash onto yet another island filled with loot, puzzles and mysterious inhabitants! With the help of a magical map, they set out to steal eight pieces of a raft from increasingly improbable locations including beaches, prairies, an art exhibit and some dude's basement.

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21# Dungeon Rushers - 2017

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Manage your team, loot dusty dungeons, crush armies of monsters and craft mighty equipment. Build your own team by choosing the best hero combination to overcome traps and monsters lurking in the shadows.

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22# Crypt of the NecroDancer: Nintendo Switch Edition - 2014

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Can you survive this deadly dungeon of dance, slay the NecroDancer, and recapture your still beating heart? Players must move on the beat to navigate randomly generated dungeons while battling dancing skeletons, zombies, dragons, and more, while grooving to the game's award winning Danny Baranowsky soundtrack! You can even team up with a friend in local co-op mode!

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23# The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - 2016

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Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, Skyrim Special Edition brings the epic fantasy to life in stunning detail. The Special Edition includes the critically acclaimed game and add-ons with all-new features like remastered art and effects, volumetric god rays, dynamic depth of field, screen-space reflections, and more.

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24# NeuroVoider - 2016

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NeuroVoider is a twin-stick shooter RPG set in a cyber futuristic world about brains shooting around evil robots with nuclear rocket launchers. Battle through the horde of vigilant robots, boost your character with the smoking remains of your victims, and defeat the master NeuroVoider to end this eternal war. Play it coop with up to 4 friends, or go alone in an adventure of hack'n'slash rampage, with a pinch of rogue-lite, and some permadeath.

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25# Elliot Quest - 2014

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Elliot Quest is an adventure/RPG where players explore the mysterious Urele island in search of an ancient demon. With 5 dungeons to conquer, 16 bosses to defeat, and countless treasures to discover and hidden areas. Well-balanced gameplay easy to pick up but challenging to master.

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