Best of Switch
Which Switch is for you?
Guides and advice
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Don't settle for less when it comes to portable gaming - you simply cannot go wrong with Nintendo's bestselling console. The Nintendo Switch offers versatility and functionality you cannot beat; a hybrid between a console you can plug in to your TV that can also transform in to a handy portable console you can take with you on-the-go. You can watch films, listen to music and stream your favourite shows all in one compact device.
The Nintendo Switch is the latest in a long line of cutting-edge systems from Nintendo. Since its release in 2017, it has become the go-to system for portable gaming and is enjoyed by kids and adults worldwide. The versatility of the Nintendo Switch system is unmatched, featuring the Nintendo Switch Joy Con controller, which works through both buttons and motion controls, on either side of the console. Not only can it be attached to the console, they can also be detached without losing any functionality. Play your favourite games anywhere in handheld mode or as a home console by connecting to a TV, perfect for multiplayer gaming with friends and family.
The versatility of the Nintendo Switch was brought to new heights with the release of the brand-new Pokémon game, Pokémon Snap! inspired by the classic Nintendo 64 game. Capture photos of fan-favourite Pokémon and Explore deserts, jungles, and beautiful islands to photograph lively wild Pokémon and complete your Pokémon Photodex. Get snap-happy or enjoy classic gameplay with the brilliant Pokémon Brilliant Diamond on Nintendo Switch.
Nintendo switch games
Whether you're in to racing games, adventure, combat, puzzles or even football , there are plenty of games for Nintendo Switch to choose from to suit all gamers of all ages. A truly immersive and flexible gaming experience you can tailor to suit your style of gaming. For football fans we've got FIFA 22, for gaming fans who appreciate the classics like Super Smash Bros but also look forward to exciting new releases like Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity and up-coming games on pre-order like The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD and the well-loved galactic adventures of LEGO Star Wars The Skywalker Saga. Or maybe you like the sound of escaping to your little private island where life is carefree then Animal Crossing should be your got-to choice. Look out for pre-orders and upcoming games, so you can start playing as soon as they come out.
Nintendo Switch Lite
For those who love nothing more than being able to game on the go; the Nintendo Switch Lite is made just for you. Compact and delightfully lightweight, you'll have no trouble popping your Nintendo Switch Lite in your bag and then jumping straight in to your favourite games wherever you are. With built-in controllers and a 3-7 hours of battery life dedicated to giving you long-lasting screen play whilst you're out and about.
Nintendo switch accessories
Make sure you kit your Switch out. Not only do we have the Nintendo Switch Joy-Con and ergonomic Joy-Con grips, but also conventional console controllers, wheels, Pokéballs, tennis rackets and so much more. Cases and carry bags help to keep your Switch safe so be sure to check out our Nintendo Switch cases for protection you can trust. Keep your console charged up at all times with a Nintendo Switch charger you can plug into the wall, it's also a great idea to keep a specialised portable power bank handy if you're planning on gaming on the go. If you're the type to end up playing into the small hours you might want to grab a gaming headset so you can play without keeping up the rest of the house.
Other game consoles
If you're looking to save a little on spending, then opt for one of our handy bundles where you can pair a console, game or accessory in one glorious package deal. The video game arena isn't a one-horse race, with Sony's PS5 and Microsoft's Xbox Series S also hot on the competition, you're truly spoilt for choice.