10 Games Perfect for Your Nintendo Switch Powered by Your AUKEY Power Bank
Nothing beats the feeling of playing a video game on a nifty handheld console like the Nintendo Switch.
The Nintendo Switch is a video game console developed by Nintendo and released worldwide in most regions on March 3, 2017.
The console itself is a tablet that can either be docked for use as a home console or used as a portable device, making it a hybrid console.
Its wireless Joy-Con controllers, with standard buttons and directional analog sticks for user input, motion sensing, and tactile feedback, can attach to both sides of the console to support handheld-style play.
In a previous article, we covered whether you can charge your Nintendo Switch with a power bank, and the answer is: Yes!
Now that you no longer have to worry about battery life, here are 10 titles to buy for your Nintendo Switch.
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet
Source: The Pokemon Company
Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet are upcoming 2022 role-playing video games (RPGs) developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company for the Nintendo Switch.
Announced in February 2022, they are the first installments in the ninth generation of the Pokémon video game series and are set to be released on 18 November 2022.
Scarlet and Violet are set to have open worlds which include both urban areas and open wilderness without borders between the two, unlike previous installments in the Pokémon series.
Battles take place directly in the overworld instead of being separated like previous games (with the exception of Pokémon Legends: Arceus).
The games introduce three new starter Pokémon: Sprigatito, Fuecoco, and Quaxly; and two new legendary Pokémon: Koraidon and Miraidon.
To assist in travel, Koraidon, Miraidon, and another Pokémon, Cyclizar, can be used to traverse the environment.
Kirby and the Forgotten Land
Kirby and the Forgotten Land is a 2022 platform video game developed by HAL Laboratory and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch.
It is the thirteenth mainline installment in the Kirby series, as well as the first game in the series in full 3D, excluding spin-offs.
The player controls Kirby in an adventure through the titular forgotten land called the New World to rescue Waddle Dees kidnapped by the ferocious Beast Pack.
To complete each stage to save the Waddle Dees, Kirby can use a wide range of copy abilities to help battle enemies and progress.
Source: Nintendo Life
Splatoon 3 is a third-person shooter video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch.
The game was released on 9 September 2022 and received favorable reviews from critics.
Players choose to be either an "Inkling" or "Octoling '' as their player character.
Both wield weaponry that shoots colored ink.
Weapons are diverse in ability and imagery, with most resembling household objects.
For example, Rollers are large paint rollers that can cover large amounts of area in ink but are generally limited to close-range combat.
At the same time, Chargers are sniper rifle-like weapons with a long range for sniping opponents but are less effective at painting the ground.
Splatoon 3 expands upon this by adding new main and special weapons to the game.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 is a 2022 action role-playing game developed by Monolith Soft and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch.
It is the fourth installment of the open-world Xenoblade Chronicles franchise, itself a part of the larger Xeno metaseries.
The game takes place in Aionios, where two warring nations, Keves and Agnus, engage in perpetual war with soldiers with ten-year lifespans.
The story follows Noah and his two childhood friends, Lanz and Eunie from Keves, and Mio and her two fellow servicemen Taion and Sena from Agnus, who all gain a mysterious power and decide to cooperate to find safety.
Through this journey, they uncover the mystery behind this perpetual war and the nature of their world.
Mario Strikers: Battle League
Mario Strikers: Battle League is a 2022 sports video game developed by Next Level Games and published by Nintendo.
It was released on the Nintendo Switch on June 10, 2022.
It is the third game in the Mario Strikers series.
Mario Battle League is a five versus five soccer video game.
The game shies away from realism, in favor of chaotic, over-the-top gameplay.
The game maintains the main premise of the sport, where players maneuver players around a field in efforts to pass and shoot a ball into a goal to score points, with the team with the most points at the end of a game winning the game.
Triangle Strategy is a 2022 tactical role-playing game co-developed by Square Enix and Artdink for Nintendo Switch.
The game was published by Square Enix in Japan and Nintendo internationally for the Nintendo Switch on March 4, 2022.
Triangle Strategy is a turn-based tactical role-playing game in the vein of Fire Emblem or Final Fantasy Tactics.
The player takes turns moving characters from their party across a grid-based playing field in which computer-controlled opponents must be attacked and defeated.
Each character has unique attributes and a set movement range per turn, as well as a number of special attacks and skills that consume a limited but rechargeable pool of Tactical Points per character.
During the course of the campaign, leveling up characters by using them in battle will increase their attributes and unlock new special attacks and skills, and players can also upgrade individual attributes and their characters' class to make them more effective in combat.
Neon White is a first-person shooter and puzzle-platforming game developed by Angel Matrix and published by Annapurna Interactive.
The game was released for Microsoft Windows and the Nintendo Switch on June 16, 2022.
Designed to focus on speedrun-style of gameplay, Neon White has the player in the role of a Neon, a demon hunter in heaven, clearing all the demons on a given level in the fastest time possible.
The game uses playing cards that represent weapons which can be discarded to perform special moves like double-jumping.
Source: Pocket Tactics
OlliOlli World is a sports video game developed by Roll7 and published by Private Division.
As the third game in the OlliOlli series, the game was released for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S in February 2022.
OlliOlli World is a 2D-platforming skateboarding game.
The game takes place in Radlandia, where the player can interact with the game's characters, and take on side quests.
To get high scores, the player is required to chain together tricks in order to get combos.
The player can ride walls and grind on rails to increase their score.
OlliOlli World introduces elements new to the franchise, such as quarter pipes and branching paths.
The game has a hand-drawn art style, in contrast to the pixel art of previous entries.
Two Point Campus
These students would interact with each other and develop relationships with other characters in the game.
Source: Game Informer
Citizen Sleeper is a 2022 role-playing action-adventure video game by Jump Over The Age.
It is published by Fellow Traveller for macOS, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S on May 5, 2022.
In order to progress the plot and survive escaping to the space station, the Eye, the player rolls a number of dice each day in the in-game universe.
These dice are then placed into different tasks, where higher numbers generally indicate better outcomes.
Lower numbers generally are useful on the data-cloud side of the station, which allow the player to gather intelligence on what different factions are up to.
Higher numbers generally lead to better outcomes throughout the rest of the game.
The player must constantly work in order to feed themselves and care for their degrading robot body which requires specialized materials to upkeep.
Make Your Nintendo Switch Last Longer with the Aukey Power Bank
What’s the point of getting these cool games when your Nintendo Switch can’t even last that long for you to play them?
According to battery life tests, the Nintendo Switch lasts for an average of three hours for most titles played at normal settings.
Our advice is for you to get the Aukey PB-Y37 to recharge your Switch when you’re on the go.
Currently going at S$89.90 on sale, the Aukey power bank has a massive battery capacity of 20,000mAh for you to recharge your Switch multiple times.
It also has fast charging capabilities, so your Switch will be charged in a flash.