On this day 6 years ago, the Nintendo Switch was released, and gamers around the world are celebrating its success. Since its launch, the Switch has become one of the most popular gaming consoles, selling more than 84 million units worldwide.
To mark the occasion, Nintendo has announced the release of a collection of 50 “landmark video games” from the past 50 years, all playably on the Switch. The list includes classic titles such as Super Mario Bros., Sonic the Hedgehog, and Tetris, as well as more recent hits like Fortnite and Among Us.
While gamers are excited about the new collection, there are also rumors about the release of a new version of the Switch. GameSpot reports that fans are hoping for 11 new features, such as backward compatibility and support for the old 3DS console.
As gamers reminisce about the past 6 years, MakeUseOf lists the top 10 Switch games that were key to its success. The list includes Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, and Animal Crossing: New Horizons, among others.
Finally, Nintendo Life asks fans to vote on their favorite year of Switch releases. After six years, which year had the best games? Cast your vote and weigh in on the ongoing debate.
All in all, it’s been a successful and exciting six years for the Nintendo Switch, and fans can’t wait to see what the future holds.