2022-08-08

As you may have noticed, we create a lot of lists in Nintendo Life. why? we all favorite Another game they really enjoyed and deserves a few more recommendations. To answer that question, it’s easy to group games by genre.

Some games defy the genre in interesting ways, but that’s what makes it hard to put things in good boxes (putting things in good boxes isn’t that great anyway). Other games mix genres to create something completely new, like Metroidvanias before there was a “Metroidvania” and scary deck-building roguelikes, but it fits both perfectly It means not

So to solve this terrible incorrect. We’ve put together a few games that we think are worthy of recommendation, but just don’t fit your neat little game. Category. They are Wrong, Man.they don’t fit for you standardAnd honestly? That’s why we love them.

(author’s note: Some of these games, like The Stanley Parable and Return of the Obra Dinn, are technically on other lists — Stanley was named Best Comedy Games and ROTD was named Best Detective Games. It’s on the list — but to be completely honest, those lists are make So these specific games can be included. therefore not counted. )

Neon White (Switch eShop)

the publisher: Annapurna Interactive / Developer: angel matrix

Release date: June 16, 2022 (united states of america) / June 16, 2022 (UK/EU)
Part Time UFO (Switch eShop)

Part Time UFO (Switch eShop)

the publisher: Nintendo / Developer: Hull Lab

Release date: October 28, 2020 (united states of america) / October 28, 2020 (UK/EU)
Katamari Soul REROLL (Switch eShop)

Katamari Soul REROLL (Switch eShop)

the publisher: bandai namco / Developer: bandai namco

Release date: December 7, 2018 (united states of america) / December 7, 2018 (UK/EU)
Stanley's Parable: Ultra Deluxe (Switch eShop)

Stanley's Parable: Ultra Deluxe (Switch eShop)

the publisher: crow crow crow / Developer: crow crow crow

Release date: April 27, 2022 (united states of america) / April 27, 2022 (UK/EU)
Don't Feed the Monkeys (Switch eShop)

Don't Feed the Monkeys (Switch eShop)

the publisher: Arawal Premium / Developer: Arawal Premium

Release date: June 1, 2020 (united states of america) / June 1, 2020 (UK/EU)
Tux and Fanny (Switch eShop)

Tux and Fanny (Switch eShop)

the publisher: ghost time game / Developer: ghost time game

Release date: September 9, 2021 (united states of america) / September 9, 2021 (UK/EU)

Tux and Fanny just want to play soccer, but the soccer ball is deflated. In a quest to re-inflate it, an entire society has found dead fleas, cats wanting to eat birds, worms just wanting to escape the digestive system they find themselves in, and the famous Tux and Fanny. This game is all over the place in the best possible way, with elements of a point-and-click adventure told in a strange and absurd way. This is a game about football, but it’s also a game about everything else.

Tetris Effect: Connected (Switch eShop)

Tetris Effect: Connected (Switch eShop)

the publisher: enhance the game / Developer: Resonaire

Release date: October 8, 2021 (united states of america) / October 8, 2021 (UK/EU)
Obra Din Returns (Switch eShop)

Obra Din Returns (Switch eShop)

the publisher: 3909 / Developer: 3909

Release date: October 18, 2019 (united states of america) / October 18, 2019 (UK/EU)
Lie (Switch eShop)

Lie (Switch eShop)

the publisher: Annapurna Interactive / Developer: Sam Barlow

Release date: April 28, 2020 (united states of america) / April 28, 2020 (UK/EU)
No Man's Sky (Switch)

No Man's Sky (Switch)

the publisher: hello game / Developer: hello game

Release date: October 7, 2022 (united states of america) / October 7, 2022 (UK/EU)

Some games on this list are included here because they don’t fit in a single genre box. No Man’s Sky, coming to his Switch in October 2022, Too many box.

Your No Man’s Sky voyage is up to you. Will you be a fighter, prey on the weak and steal their wealth, or take out pirates for bounties? Or a trader? Or an explorer?

Huge and frequent free updates to this game only add more options.

Loop Hero (Switch eShop)

Loop Hero (Switch eShop)

the publisher: Devolver Digital / Developer: one quarter

Release date: December 9, 2021 (united states of america) / December 9, 2021 (UK/EU)