Nintendo announces the best-selling indie game on Switch in 2021

If you are the long-term owner of the Switch, you may have discovered that the console is a powerful indie game. Of course, Marios and Zeldas are also great, but loading some great indie games to play in bed or on the go has something special. 2021 is a strong year for independent developers, but if you want to know which games are attracting the most attention on the Switch, Nintendo can meet your needs.

The company released a short video showing the best-selling indie games on Switch. Sadly, Montage did not reveal actual sales figures, nor did it rank these titles in any order based on performance. Obviously, what we need to know is that their sales on the eShop in 2021 surpassed countless other indie games, which is still an impressive feat.

If you don’t want to watch the video, the best-selling indie games on Switch in 2021 are (in alphabetical order):

This is a powerful list of high-quality games, so it is comforting that they have made money on top of the positive reviews. I personally recommend that almost everyone take a look.

If you need a guide to other great indie games across all platforms in 2021, check out our handy list of the best reviewed indie games of the year.


Which of the following games have you played on Switch? Let us know in the comments!