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Nintendo Switch drops 8 RPGs you can download and play free now

Nintendo Switch drops 8 RPGs you can download and play free now

Eight RPGs we can try for free? We're in!

If you’re in desperate need of a new RPG to play but are unsure where to begin, Nintendo has got you covered.

Currently, there are several Nintendo Switch titles you can sample right now completely free of charge. All the below games come with free demos, meaning you can try for free before committing any hard cash; it’s the ideal way to discover new RPGs without worryingly eyeing your bank account.

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  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land – An adorable adventure starring everyone’s favourite “puffball”, Kirby.
  • Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes – Hack and slash RPG that longtime Fire Emblem fans will want to check out.
  • Unicorn Overlord – From Atlus comes a new tactical RPG that has a lot of heart and action.
  • Octopath Traveler II Pixelated perfection with a strong narrative; this game is a must-play.
  • Sea of Stars Another fantastic pixel art title that will win you over within mere minutes.
  • Pikmin 3 Deluxe Adorable yet mighty, Pikmin are your capable companions to help you with all the puzzles you’ll face.
  • Metroid Dread – This action RPG is critically acclaimed for a reason. Join Samus on a challenging intergalactic mission once more.
  • Monster Hunter Rise – As part of an acclaimed franchise, Monster Hunter Rise needs no introduction; hunt with friends or solo as you face the chaos once more.

There are a few other RPGs also available via free demos worth checking out, too. However, we think you’ll agree that the above eight are among the best the Switch has to offer. Whether you want dark fantasy or cutesy action, there’s a little something for everyone to be happy about.

Head to the Nintendo Store and start your next RPG today. Even if you’re not quite ready to set off on a fresh adventure, having one waiting in the wings never hurts.

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Topics: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo