The future of Nintendo: 8 Switch games coming in 2024 and beyond

Posted on January 30, 2024

Don’t worry, Nintendo Switch gamers; we haven’t forgotten about you! While other platforms like PlayStation and Xbox are striving to bring out big guns in 2024, Nintendo is also cooking up something special—something cute, cozy, and… retro! Now, let’s take a good look at the list of games coming out on Nintendo Switch for 2024 and beyond. It might be a relatively shorter list, but excitement comes in all sizes!

You can also listen to our Nintendo Switch preview series for 2024 and beyond below!


Another Code: Recollection

Developer:  Arc System Works

Release Date: January 19

“Solve riddles, gather clues and investigate the traces of Ashley Mizuki Robins’s past to uncover the true fates of her parents across two stories.”


Mario vs. Donkey Kong

Developer: Nintendo Software Technology

Release Date: February 16

“The age-old rivalry that heated up on Game Boy Advance reignites in Mario vs Donkey Kong. Featuring all-new graphics, solve all kinds of puzzles and test your platforming smarts as you try to recover the stolen Mini-Marios.”


Princess Peach: Showtime

Developer: Arzest

Release Date: March 22

“Princess Peach’s trip to the Sparkle Theater goes off script when the wicked Grape and the Sour Bunch steal the show! Partner with the theatre’s guardian, Stella, to call curtains on this tragedy by using a powerful ribbon and taking on several starring roles—each with their own look and abilities.”


Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD

Developer: Next Level Games

Release Date: Q2 2024

A remastered and visually enhanced version of Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon is coming to Nintendo Switch in 2024! 


Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door

Developer: Intelligent Systems

Release Date: 2024

“The Nintendo GameCube classic Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door returns with updated graphics on Nintendo Switch! Join Mario and friends in an RPG adventure to discover the legendary treasure behind the ancient Thousand-Year Door. Will Mario complete his papery quest, or will he crumple under the pressure?”


Splatoon 3: Side Order DLC

Developer: Nintendo EPD

Release Date: Fed 22

“As Agent 8, you wake up to discover Inkopolis Square has been drained of color and its residents have gone missing. Looming over the city is the ominous Spire of Order. Alongside a drone who claims to be Off the Hook member Pearl, Agent 8 must fight off waves of enemies in floor after floor of challenges on their way to the top of the Spire and learn its secrets. Use color chips to boost your abilities in this experience that’s designed to be replayed over and over.”


Metroid Prime 4 

Developer: Retro Studios

Release Date: TBA

It has been 5 years since the first announcement of Metroid Prime 4, is it finally the time?


Professor Layton and the New World of Steam

Developer: Level-5

Release Date: 2025

“This game depicts the world one year after the events of ‘Professor Layton and the Unwound Future’. The story takes place in Steam Bison, America. There, the power of highly advanced steam engines has ushered in a new world, greatly surpassing even London’s technological development. Due to a mysterious incident in Steam Bison, a new adventure for Professor Layton and Luke begins.”


So there you have it! What Switch games are you most excited for? Want to see what multiplatform games are releasing in 2024? Check it out here!