What are Japan’s Most Downloaded Nintendo Switch Titles of 2018?

And which of them did you enjoy the most last year?

By Angela Marrujo. Posted 01/21/2019 13:00 Comment on this     ShareThis

Nintendo has released rankings showing the most downloaded Nintendo Switch titles of 2018 in Japan and it makes for an interesting read.

There are two lists: one for retail games and another for download-only titles. While exact sales figures haven’t been provided, the games are listed in order, and many of the titles on these lists were notably released prior to 2018. You can see the lists in full below.

Retail Games:

30. Arms

29. Deemo

28. Capcom: Belt Action Collection

27. Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

26. Super Bomberman R

25. Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

24. Monster Hunter XX Nintendo Switch Ver.

23. Donkey Kong Tropical Freeze

22. Dragon Quest Builders

21. Dragon Quest Builders 2

20. Xenoblade 2

19. Rockman X Anniversary Collection

18. Bayonetta

17. 1-2-Switch

16. Fifa 18

15. Super Mario Odyssey

14. Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun!

13. Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!

12. Undertale

11. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

10. Mario Tennis Aces

9. Minecraft

8. Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!

7. Kirby Star Allies

6. Octopath Traveler

5. Super Mario Party

4. Splatoon 2

3. Overcooked 2

2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Download-Only Games:

30. Voxel Shot for Nintendo Switch

29. Ikaruga

28. The Escapists 2

27. Valkyria Chronicles for Nintendo Switch

26. Earth Wars

25. Nine Parchments

24. Rockman Classic Collection 2

23. Guns, Gore & Cannoli

22. Ultimate Chicken Horse

21. Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon

20. Gorogoa

19. Senran Kagura Reflexions

18. Detention

17. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst

16. Golf Story

15. Mom Hid My Game!

14. Snipperclips – Cut it out, together!

13. Resident Evil Revelations 2

12. Icey

11. Dead Cells

10. Wizard of Legend

9. Minna de Kuuki Yomi

8. Dragon Quest X Basic Pack

7. Arcade Archives VS. Super Mario Bros.

6. Futari de! Nyanko Daisensou

5. Hollow Knight

4. Overcooked!

3. Puyo Puyo eSports

2. Stardew Valley

1. Human Fall Flat

Were you surprised by the lists at all? Did you pick up any of the games in 2018 and, if so, which did you enjoy the most? Start a conversation in the comments below!

Source: Kotaku

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