The best board games for the Nintendo Switch are on sale for Cyber ​​Monday 2021

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These games are great in a crowded environment. (Picture: Nintendo/Ubisoft)

After not seeing friends and family for so long, you might be feeling a little rusty about all that “socializing” stuff, as the holidays heat up. A Nintendo Switch could be the perfect icebreaker. Players of all ages can play silly mini-games and crazy board games, or you can all sit back and watch the more experienced players compete on the battlefield or on the race track – c is guaranteed to get the whole band screaming!

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Here are some great games I’ve spotted on sale for the Nintendo Switch – some are up to 50% off. Pick them up for yourself and as gifts, before word spreads.

WarioWare Clock Chaos

You may not know what’s going on, but you’ll have a lot of fun trying to figure it out. (Picture: Nintendo)

Right now you should grab the brand new WarioWare: Unite! for $5 off for the holidays. WarioWare titles are silly, crazy collections of minigames that anyone can play – I used to bring the Wii version to family gatherings all the time. I haven’t gotten to this one yet, but one reviewer said it “looks, feels and plays like the rest of them with exciting new elements and more replayability than ever before.” Another player said, “This game will get you on your nerves, heart pounding, frustrated and triumphant!” Get hooked up now for just $45.

$45 $50 at Amazon

“Super Smash Bros. Ultimate”

Bajo Kazooie vs. Mario

These are matches for the ages, with over 70 characters to choose from. (Picture: Nintendo)

“Ultimate” is the only word you could use to describe the latest entry in the Super Smash Bros. series. The whole gang is here: Mario, Pikachu, Sonic, Mega Man and many more – 82 different characters to play from across the game universe, all with their own style and attacks. Each match is frantic free play where you try to knock other players off the platform, and it’s great for old-school players and newbies alike, like this mom and son: “This classic game is classic for a reason Endless fun with multiple ways to challenge yourself […] There’s a bit of a learning curve […] but it keeps the game exciting. My 4 year old loves this game too and comes alive very vocally which is hilarious. Definitely recommend.” Right now, you can mash the buy button on this iconic title for just $50, saving $10.

$50 $60 at Amazon

‘Just Dance 2022’

Just Dance Moves

Shake up your groove thing with this dance track, featuring some of the latest hits. Save 50%! (Picture: Ubisoft)

If you’re looking for exercise, cool tunes and group fun, look no further than the Just Dance series. You’ll walk, hop and bounce to new and old hits from Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake and Meghan Trainor. And once you’ve browsed through the 40 included tracks, you can sign up for Just Dance Unlimited to access hundreds of additional songs, spanning genres around the world (and previous games too). The first month is free and you can cancel at any time. As for the game itself, it normally costs you $50, but right now it’s 50% off, down to just $25.

$25 $50 at Amazon

Mario, Link, Squidling, Isabelle

Mario, Link and other Nintendo characters will face off in this action-packed free game. (Picture: Nintendo)

If you’re looking for something the whole family can play together, you can’t go wrong. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Up to four players can participate at a time, kart customization is fun, and there’s a range of racing speeds so newcomers to the game don’t have to feel outclassed. “A truly awesome gaming experience,” said one reviewer. “Smooth as butter, great music, fun sound effects, very immersive. We’ve come a long way since Kart 64.” He goes on to say that Mario Kart 8 made him feel like a kid again and helped him manage his stress – and he loves being able to play with his nieces and nephews. This one is currently on sale for $50, a savings of $10.

$50 $60 at Amazon

The reviews quoted above reflect the most current versions at the time of publication.

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Joseph K. Bennett