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Massive Nintendo Switch E3 Sale Is Live Now

Hundreds of Nintendo Switch games are on sale now, including Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Breath of the Wild, and Hades.


Nintendo has kicked off its big summer sale on the Switch eShop. Though it's technically called Nintendo Switch Digital Deals, the sale is essentially Nintendo's E3 2021 sale. That means it's one of the biggest eShop sales of the year, with deals on exclusives such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Paper Mario: The Origami King, and plenty more stellar titles. Nintendo's E3 sale ends on June 21, so you have about a week to browse the hundreds of offerings. The promotion also features a great deal on a Nintendo Switch Online bundle. You can grab a 12-month family membership and a 128GB microSD for $35 at major retailers, including Amazon and Walmart.

As always, select Switch exclusives are on sale. For this particular promotion, Nintendo is highlighting The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Paper Mario: The Origami King, Pikmin 3 Deluxe, and Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition. All five games are on sale for $42 each, down from $60.

Plenty of other games great games are discounted in the E3 promotion, too. Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, which is getting a sequel next year, for $10. You can also grab a former Nintendo Switch exclusive, Octopath Traveler, for $42. Meanwhile, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's Complete Edition is slashed to $36, Immortals Fenyx Rising is $30, and Doom Eternal is $30.

A bunch of standout indies are down to bargain prices as well. Supergiant Games' wonderful action-roguelike Hades is only $17.49, Dead Cells is $15, and The Messenger is $10.

Best deals on Nintendo Switch eShop

  • Ashen -- $14 ($40)
  • Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time -- $30 ($40)
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy -- $20 ($40)
  • Cuphead -- $15 ($20)
  • Dead Cells -- $15 ($25)
  • Doom Eternal -- $30 ($60)
  • Fire Emblem: Three Houses -- $42 ($60)
  • Forager -- $11 ($20)
  • Hades -- $17.49 ($25)
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising -- $30 ($60)
  • Kentucky Route Zero -- $15 ($25)
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild -- $42 ($60)
  • Lego City Undercover -- $6 ($30)
  • Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 -- $7.49 ($30)
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle -- $10 ($60)
  • The Messenger -- $10 ($20)
  • Moving Out -- $12.49 ($25)
  • Octopath Traveler -- $42 ($60)
  • Okami HD -- $10 ($20)
  • Overcooked 2 -- $12.49 ($25)
  • Paper Mario: The Origami King -- $42 ($60)
  • Persona 5 Strikers -- $39 ($60)
  • Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy -- $20 ($30)
  • Pikmin 3 Deluxe -- $42 ($60)
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 -- $20 ($40)
  • Slay the Spire -- $12.49 ($25)
  • Sonic Mania -- $10 ($20)
  • What Remains of Edith Finch -- $8 ($20)
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Complete Edition -- $36 ($60)
  • Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition -- $42 ($60)

In addition to the highlighted deals, there are also a bunch of publisher sales running right now, including Activision Blizzard, Annapurna Interactive, Humble, Warner Bros., Sega, Capcom, and Team17.

The Activision Blizzard sale features Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time for $30 and Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy for $20. Most of Annapurna Interactive's library is discounted, including Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition for $15 and What Remains of Edith Finch for $8. The Warner Bros. sale is chock-full of Lego games such as Lego City Undercover for $6 and Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 for $7.49.

Sega's sale is pretty eclectic, with Persona 5 Strikers down to $39, Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 for $20, and Sonic Mania for $10. Mega Man fans can save big on a variety of collections in Capcom's sale. Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 and Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 and 2 are down to $10 each. If you're in the mood for some fun party games, Team17's Overcooked 2 and Moving Out are down to $12.49 each.

The Nintendo Switch Digital Deals event is just one of many sales coinciding with E3. The Ubisoft Forward sale features deals on Assassin's Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, and more. The PlayStation Store has a pair of sales running right now: Indies and Double Discounts. Meanwhile, the Xbox Store's Deals Unlocked sale is also live for Xbox Series X and Xbox One users to browse. You should also check out our Amazon Prime Day hub ahead of Prime Day 2021 (June 21-22), as we've rounded up a wide selection of early deals and info, including the best Nintendo Switch deals so far.

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