Nintendo Switch offers varieties of Zombie titles. Be it fast-paced action or slow, haunting, claustrophobic games, there are amazing games that will immerse you in their world filled with undead.
The sheer adrenaline rush that a zombie game offers is unmatched by any other genre of games. The unsettling post-apocalyptic situation always thrills us. So, to experience the thrills and horror, along with the great gameplay, We have handpicked the best zombie games for Nintendo Switch that you can play right now.
Best Zombie Games on Nintendo Switch
Set in the Haran, Dying light is an epic open-world zombie survival game. Due to some unfortunate incidents, a deadly virus breaks out, turning people into flesh-hungry zombies. In this vivid, dangerous world, you play as Kyle Crane, an undercover agent assigned to retrieve the essential file and assist the people fighting for their lives.
The gameplay of this game is very immersive and entertaining. There are tons of cool features that make the gameplay unique. But the standout feature is Parkour. You can parkour everywhere on the map; you can jump from buildings to building and kill the zombies stylishly. Moreover, this game has a great inventory of guns and melee weapons to slash vicious zombies mercilessly.
Dying light is a great game for the Nintendo switch. The control feels very responsive, the gameplay is absolutely fluid, and the graphics are hauntingly beautiful.
World War Z
Inspired by the movie, this game is set in the same universe as World War Z, which follows the haunting journey of four players to evacuation sites. The plan goes haywire, so these survivors have to go back to the streets, save themselves from the hordes of zombies, slash the zombies and find another route to get to the evacuation zone.
World war Z is a Co-op shooter game. You can play this game with friends, explore the world, kill many zombies, and complete various missions. You can choose a character from the five classes of the game. Each class brings something different to the gameplay, but as you move on with the game, you can upgrade the character.
The graphics of the game is very good, with smooth gameplay. There are various game mechanics that are just ridiculously good and immerse you into this world full of undead and horror. We highly recommend you to play this game on your Nintendo Switch and have a great time with your friends and family.
Zombieland Double Tap – Road Trip
This is probably the most hilarious zombie game to play on the Nintendo Switch. And it gets even funnier when you get the references from the movie. This game is set between the event of Zombieland and Zombieland Double Tap movie with the same characters. Now, it is your chance to control your favorite character and slashes the zombies in the most absurd ways.
You can play Tallahassee, Columbus, Wichita, and Little Rock. Each character has their own perks and own way of dealing with zombies. You can even unlock another character as you move on to the higher levels. Each character has some arsenal to kill the zombies, but you can upgrade with other tools.
The gameplay is too funny and amazing. In a serious battle, it is sure that one of the characters will mutter some fun joke. The graphics complement the funny story, and I can guarantee you that this game will never bore till the game. Furthermore, you can play this game with your friends and family.
Dead by Daylight
Dead by Daylight is one of the best Co-op asymmetrical horror games. This is one of the scariest games to play on your console because of its settings, music, and overall atmosphere of the game. In Dead by Daylight, there are five players. There are five survivors, and one vicious killer is haunting them to kill before the survivors complete the task and run off.
Interestingly, this game uses two different game mechanics at the same time. The vicious killer haunts the survivors, whereas survivors hide, lurking around to complete the objective. When the killer catches the survivors, they can fight back. They are hinged on the hook.
You can play this game with your friends and experience the sheer horror and fun gameplay. Furthermore, the gameplay is very fluid, the graphics are very immersive, and this game has a good replayability aspect.
The eerie noise and the silence will haunt you when you play this game. The horror element in this game is very scary, and sometimes, it can even creep you out. From the opening credit of the game, this game feels dark and ominous. Set in the vastness of the jungle, you play as a survivor in a world full of monsters. You play as a medical doctor searching for the basic needs to survive in this world.
This is a top-down perspective game. You control the character who is scavenging, exploring various places to collect the resources, and finally crafts them. When the sun sets, the character must go to his shelter, set various traps, and barricade to stay alive till the mornings. As you move on with the game, you encounter various weird people and tell their scary stories. But remember to trust no one in this game.
We highly recommend you play this game. With very good gameplay, graphics, and good horror elements, it grips you till the very end.
Zombie Driver: Immortal Edition
This is probably one of the most bone-chilling games to play on your device. The game’s nonstop action sequences, driving, and combat never stop. From the initial moment of the game, you will be driving the taxi and trying to save the people from the vicious zombies.
You must kill the hordes of zombies roaming around for flesh and blood with your car. You can change the cars and equip various mechanics and arsenal in your vehicles to kill the zombies faster.
There are three modes in the game. The story mode is the most exciting mode to play among the three modes. The main plot serves as the backbone of the story mode. You need to complete all the challenges and objectives to complete the story mode.
We highly recommend this game if you want a relaxed gaming time, as the game is casual and easy. Furthermore, you can explore Race mode and Slaughter mode if you want something new.
Resident Evil 6
The haunting environment, eerie music, and brutal zombies searching for blood are all you expect from zombie games. I can say that this game definitely delivers on all the expectations. Resident Evil is considered the most consistent horror game. And Resident Evil 6 is no different at all. This game brings back the elements that make the series so popular and gripping.
Along with the old character, there is an addition to new characters, with a gripping story that keeps you on the edge till you finish the game. Set in four different war-torn places, you explore various dangerous places and complete the mission either in a single-player mode or Co-op mode.
If you are a fan of zombie horror games, then this game is for you. It ticks all the elements that make a good zombie game. Moreover, you can also share this amazing journey with your friends and family.
Zombie Army 4: Dead War
Zombie Army 4: Dead War is a perfect example of how you make the sequel better. It ticks all the great aspects of the previous game and adds some exciting things that enhance the gameplay and graphics. The story of the game is very smart and interesting; the way the game moves from objective to objective through the story is very immersive.
Now, the Hilter’s zombies are brought back to earth, causing destruction and killing the people in 1940s Europe. So, the ruthless army must assemble to hunt down the zombies and kill them. To kill the zombies, many weapons are used to work with. There are long-range guns, short to mid-range guns, and melee. You can furthermore upgrade the weapons and health as you move on with the game.
Furthermore, there are various modes that you can try and have a great time. You can kill as many zombies as you want in hordes mode, sticking in one position.
The Walking Dead: The Complete First Season
This may be one of the most intense games to play on your Nintendo switch. The storyline is the backbone of the game. It drives the telltale plot of the game and makes it one of the most immersive gaming experiences.
Set in the Walking dead universe, this game follows Lee Everett, a teacher who was in jail for murder. When the apology begins, he gets out of jail and begins his journey into this world. In this journey, he meets Clementine. In this game, every decision you make has a ripple effect. A simple decision you take can change the course of the whole game.
The gameplay, hands down, is one of the best in any zombie game. There is good action, hiding, running, and killing zombies. This is one of the must-play games if you are a zombie games fan.
DARK SOULS: REMASTERED
The pure adrenaline-rushing, a bone-chilling experience that this game provides is unmatched. The way this game handles gameplay, story, character designs, and overall tone is beyond good. It is a must-play game if you are searching for zombie games.
Dark souls try to hook you from the opening credits of the game. And, if you are hooked, this is one of the most satisfying game experiences that you can have. Set in the deep, dark, ominous fantasy world, the player must fight the dragons, undead demons. You explore the various places fighting the zombies and demons with your weapons and magic.
Amidst the zombie outbreak, you must run for your life. Long and pumping music blasting in the background, the main character is running for his life. Now, you must control him and help him to get to safer places.
This is an endless runner game. You can throw various obstacles in the pathway to block the zombies. You can even pick up the guns and melee weapons while running. You can kill or slow down the zombies. The only objective in the game is to get as far as way from the fast and vicious zombies who are coming for your life.