According to the tradition of every year, the website “Metacritic” (Metacritic) at the beginning of the new year published an article about the best games of “Nintendo Switch” (Nintendo Switch) in 2022.
Reference site Metacritic published an article about the best Nintendo Switch games in 2022. “Metacritic”, name Top 40 Switch console titles listed in his article. The criteria for selecting the best games from Metacritic are wide; This list includes titles that were published between January 1 and December 31, 2022 and have at least seven reviews on their Metacritic page.
List of the best games for Nintendo Switch 2022; Portal in the first place
In this list, the portal game bundle called Portal Companion Collection is on the first place. By receiving this bundle, players were able to experience Portal 1 (2007) and Portal 2 (2011). The Portal Companion Collection has a score of 96 on Metacritic.
In the list of top games for Nintendo Switch in 2022, the presence of first-party titles has decreased compared to previous years. Ports of famous games such as Persona 5 Royal and NieR Automata are in this list. Also listed is the timed exclusive Neon White (which was only on PC and Switch for almost six months).
Other games on the list include 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim, which was released exclusively for PlayStation 4 in 2019. A few Nintendo Switch exclusives were left out of the top 10 list due to receiving mediocre or negative reviews (for example, the next-gen version of Pokemon).
The list of the best Nintendo Switch games of 2022 according to Metacritic is as follows:
- Portal Companion Collection
- Persona 5 Royal
- Xenoblade Chronicles 3
- NieR: Automata – The End of YoRHa Edition
- Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration
- Neon White
- Cuphead in the Delicious Last Course
- 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim
- The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe
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