1These are the best horror games on Switch

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Nobody really knew what to expect when the Nintendo Switch first started hitting the shelves.

I mean, sure, it’s a Nintendo console – so you were probably expecting family titles like Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart. And Nintendo definitely delivered on that front. But the Switch has become much more than that. Where the Wii U failed to garner much third party support, the Switch has absolutely thrived on it. Games like DOOM, Wolfenstein and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim litter the eShop, among plenty more from AAA developers.

And long with these fantastic titles, there’s a growing number of great horror games out on the console. Who’d have thought it – hair-raising terror on a Nintendo console? If you’ve been looking for the best horror games on Switch, then keep reading.


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