Holiday Gift Guide 2017 – sports fun
Traditional 4-on-4 turf battles return in Splatoon 2 for Nintendo Switch, along with new stages, new fashions and new weapons! Find out more
ARMS for Nintendo Switch lets you trade blows using extendable arms in a unique multiplayer fighting game! Find out more
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
With Nintendo Switch, fans can enjoy the definitive version of Mario Kart 8 anywhere, anytime, even with up to eight friends in local wireless multiplayer. Find out more
Rocket League® is a high-powered hybrid of arcade soccer and driving with rewarding physics-based gameplay. Find out more
EA SPORTS™ FIFA 18
With FIFA Ultimate Team™, Career Mode, Online Seasons and Local Seasons, EA SPORTS™ FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch is the deepest portable FIFA ever. Find out more
The highest rated annual sports title of this console generation comes to Nintendo Switch with NBA 2K18. Find out more
Nintendo 3DS family systems
Mario Sports Superstars
Jump into five action-packed sports in Mario Sports Superstars for Nintendo 3DS! Find out more
Mario Kart 7
Nintendo's official site for Mario Kart 7 on Nintendo 3DS. Discover the new Mario Kart game: play online, set up communities and much more! Find out more
Wii Sports Club
The official Nintendo website for Wii Sports Club, available in shops and as download software from Nintendo eShop, only on Wii U. Find out more
About multiplayer on Nintendo Switch
To play local multiplayer in the Nintendo Switch titles listed above, you can hand a Joy-Con controller to another player. For other Nintendo Switch titles that support local multiplayer, you may need to purchase additional compatible controllers like additional Joy-Con or Nintendo Switch Pro Controllers to play with more than two players.
Nintendo Switch supports wireless internet connectivity, so you can play online at home or any other place where there’s a wireless hotspot.*
About multiplayer on Nintendo 3DS family systems
There are different types of multiplayer options available across Nintendo 3DS family systems, like Local Play and Download Play. For an explanation of these, and to see even more multiplayer titles, please visit the Multiplayer Hub.
Nintendo 3DS family systems also support wireless internet connectivity, so you can play online at home or any other place where there’s a wireless hotspot.
About multiplayer on Wii U
To play local multiplayer titles on Wii U, you may need to purchase additional controllers like Wii Remotes or Wii U Pro Controllers. You can find out which controllers a game supports by visiting its gamepage on this website, or by checking the back of the box in-store.
Wii U supports wireless internet connectivity out of the box, so if you have a wireless internet connection at home, you can play online in supported titles for free.
Where to buy
As well as being available at retail – though check with your local retailer for availability – all of these games are available as downloadable versions from Nintendo eShop on your system or via the gamepages on this website**!
Looking for gifts for another gamer in your life? Head back to the Holiday Gift Guide 2017 homepage, where you’ll find a huge range of different gaming experiences and gift ideas.
Have fun this holiday season!
**To be able to purchase download games or download demos and free software from Nintendo eShop on the official website, you'll need to have a Nintendo Account, and you'll need to have visited the Nintendo eShop on the device you wish to download on at least once. If you plan to download on a Wii U or a Nintendo 3DS family system, the Nintendo Account must also be linked to a Nintendo Network ID and your funds usable through the Nintendo Account must be merged with the funds tied to your Nintendo Network ID. For automatic download, your system must be updated and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download. To find out more, visit our Support section. Purchases made or demo downloads activated through the Nintendo website are processed via Nintendo eShop.