Othello (Switch eShop)


Switch eShop
Arc System Works
Arc System Works


Game Rating

User Ratings: 8

Our Review: 6/10


Number of Players
Board Game
Release Date

Switch eShop

  • JP 3rd Mar 2017
  • US 23rd Mar 2017, $4.99
  • EU 3rd Mar 2017, £4.49
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  • Review Othello (Switch eShop)

    It's all black & white

    In most traditional board-games, the player holding the black game pieces is the one who performs the first action. This leads many players to gravitate towards playing as black, as it instils a confidence for an offensive pursuit that can intimidate the other player. However, even if you're playing first, your decision is...

About The Game

The well-acclaimed board game for all ages, Othello, is now on Nintendo Switch! Play in the comfort of your home or outside, and play in a style that suits you best!

A total of 16 levels of computer AI difficulty are available for single-player modes! Hints on where the stones can be placed, and displays to show which tiles will be flipped in this move are also available to help new players understand the game better!

Two-player mode is also available! Both players can play together on one Nintendo Switch by simply sharing the Joy-Con, or using the touch screen!

Do play with your family and friends!