Tag: Top 50

  • Feature Best Nintendo Switch Games - The Best Switch Games 2020

    The very best Switch games ever (so far)

    Nintendo Switch has amassed a huge amount of great games since the console launched over three years ago. Of course, this abundance of riches leaves us in something of a pickle - too much software, not enough time to play it all. In fairness, it's a lovely problem to have - Help! There are too many excellent...

  • Feature Best Nintendo Switch Games Of 2019

    The best games from Switch's third year

    2019 was a fantastic year for Nintendo Switch owners, with a stellar lineup from the platform holder itself joined by a near-endless stream of brilliant third party games; finding the time to play them all was by far the biggest problem facing Switch (and Switch Lite) gamers. Nintendo's console got off to a...

  • Feature Best Nintendo Switch Games Of 2018

    The very best games from Switch's sophomore year

    Cast your minds back, if you will, deep into the mists of time, all the way back to 2018. Yes, it's only a couple of years ago, but a lot has happened since then, not least where Nintendo Switch is concerned! After a barnstorming opener which featured genre-defining winners like The Legend of Zelda:...

  • Feature Best Nintendo Switch Games Of 2017

    I just wanna go back, back to 2017

    Remember 2017? While it might be something of a hazy memory now, that was the fateful year when Nintendo released the Switch to the world. The portable powerhouse would hit the ground running with the wonderful The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild upon its March 2017 launch. July 2017 saw the colourful...

  • Feature Best Nintendo DS Games

    As voted for by you

    This ranked reader-voted list of the 50 best Nintendo DS games is governed by Nintendo Life User Ratings and can change depending on those scores. Feel free to rate your favourites and, perhaps, rejig the ranking below. Enjoy! One of the joys of Nintendo's Switch is how it marries the company's home console heritage with its...

  • Feature Game Of The Decade - The Best Games On Nintendo Systems 2010-2019

    The best games of the past 10 years, as ranked by you

    Happy New Year everyone! As the 21st century passes from its teens into its twenties, we've been looking back over the last ten years in the video game industry. It's been quite the rollercoaster journey for Nintendo in particular, riding the highs of the Wii and DS period through the trials of...

  • Feature Best Game Boy Games

    Black and white brilliance

    Friday 21st April 1989 – the day that the Game Boy launched in Japan. Thirty years ago today the video gaming landscape would be forever changed as Nintendo opened up the new frontier of portable gaming to the masses. The company’s Game & Watch line let you take limited gaming experiences on-the-go, but the Game...

  • Feature Best GameCube Games

    As ranked by you lovely people

    The Nintendo GameCube is eighteen years old today! In honour of reaching this prestigious milestone (which now enables it to enter pubs and watch a whole range of naughty movies in the UK), we asked Nintendo Life readers to score their favourite GameCube games. The results have now been assembled into the list of 50...

  • Reminder Rate Your Favourite GameCube Games

    The Dolphin turns 18 in September, and we need your help

    Update: Thanks to everyone who's rated their favourites so far. This is just a wee reminder if you missed this last week. Remember, you're scoring games - as many as you like - out of 10, not picking a top 10. Very good. Carry on! The Nintendo GameCube launched in Japan in September 2001 and...

  • Feature Best Nintendo 3DS Games

    As voted by you

    As dwindling software sales and a paucity of games on the horizon finally signals the end of Nintendo 3DS' long day in the sun (despite what Nintendo might claim), there's no better time to look back over the extraordinary catalogue of what may well be Nintendo's final handheld-only console. After a slow start, the portable went...

  • Reminder Vote For Your Favourite Nintendo DS Games

    We need your help to rate the finest Dual Screen games

    Update: A big thank you to everybody who has already voted when this went live over the weekend - to anyone who missed it, feel free to dive in below and help us rank the top 50 Nintendo DS games ever. Carry on! Later this year we'll be celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Nintendo DS, a...

  • Reminder There's Still Time To Vote For Your Favourite Game Boy Games!

    The daddy of portable gaming turns 30 next week, and we need your help...

    Next week - 21st April to be precise - is the 30th anniversary of arguably the most iconic piece of hardware in the history of video gaming. Speak to someone who knows absolutely nothing about game consoles and they'll still be able to name the Nintendo Game Boy and most...