The Most-Anticipated Nintendo Switch Games Releasing in 2022

Published 11/21/2021, 1:04 PM EST


The roster of Nintendo titles is growing every single day, and Switch owners should consider themselves lucky. With the release of a massive new update for Animal Crossing New Horizons and a cloud version for triple-A releases, gamers have an abundance of options.

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2021 has been a fantastic year for the Japanese game development studio and 2022 is likely to be an even better year for gamers on the Switch. The studio is actively working on improving the roster of games offered with its online subscription service. And iis indeed a great time to be a Switch owner as the gaming library continues to swell each day.

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Top Nintendo Switch titles releasing in 2022

Interesting things are in store for Switch owners in 2022. There are major events lined up and rumors suggest Zelda might make a return in 2022 and it could range from a remaster of previous games to even a massive sequel to Breath of the Wild. Updates on remakes of the classic titles can actually present themselves in the upcoming major events.

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Metroid Dread has been a massive success, and fans are eagerly looking forward to the next major iteration. The upcoming possible title might carry the name of Metroid Prime, and it just might break the internet again.

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In addition to this, there are more rumors that suggest a brand new open-world Pokemon RPG game could be in the works. This new title is set to release in 2022 and it won’t have gym leaders and will probably feature a turn-based combat system. This just might be the perfect take on Pokemon as it will facilitate exploration and encountering new monsters, and there will likely be elaborate stories and side quests as well.

More strategy and RPG titles like Kirby and the forgotten land. Triangle strategy, Mario Sparks of hope, Legend of Zelda, and Bayonetta 3 are all lined for a 2022 release.

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These games have some of the biggest fanbases in the world, which makes these key releases for Switch users in 2022.

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Ayank Chourasia

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Ayank Chourasia is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. He has been writing since 2016 across various fields, having done his BBA from T.I.

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