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Fortnite was the most played game for Nintendo Switch in 2018

Nintendo Switch took the console market by a storm. According to the numbers released in December, Nintendo Switch has become the fastest selling video game console of this generation. However, for the console to be successful, there must be a ton of games for it too. During 2018 Nintendo Switch has seen plenty of new releases. While the 2018s most popular games list in Europe is full of Nintendo Switch exclusives, a free-to-play title is leading the charge.

Battle royale genre phenomenon Fortnite was the most played game on Nintendo Switch all across Europe throughout last year. Having in mind that the game for the platform was released on July 25th, this is quite an impressive feat. In half a year, Fortnite outperformed such titles as The Legends of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.

Here’s the full TOP 10 list of most played games on Nintendo Switch during 2018:

1) Fortnite

2) The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

3) Super Mario Odyssey

4) Splatoon 2

5) Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

6) FIFA 19

7) Minecraft

8) Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!

9) Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!

10) Xenoblade Chronicles 2