The upcoming release of Touken Ranbu Warriors brings the total number of Warriors games on Switch to 11 in the West. Dynasty Warriors series (itself a spin-off of Koei’s Three Kingdoms novel) before splitting into multiple branches with samurai warriors and Orochi Warriors series, the latter being a Dynasty and Samurai crossover.
The formula’s huge success soon caught the attention of other companies and IEs. Many hugely successful cross-media crossovers soon followed: One Piece: Pirate Warriors At the time of writing, the series has four entries (two on Switch), and we’ve seen two on Nintendo Zeldagames based on Hyrule Warriors, as well as the brilliant Fire Emblem with the sequel to Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, which will be released on June 24th.
With so many Musou magics to choose from, you might be wondering which one is the best on Switch. We certainly have our own ideas – and you can check out our reviews for individual verdicts – but we thought we could put an end to this once and for all by turning to you, dear readers.
As with our other reader rating surveys, we ask you to rate each Switch Warriors game you’ve played from the list below. We have included all games available in the West (there are currently three games that have never been released on the Switch outside of Japan).
Registered Nintendo Life users can click on the stars below and rate the games on a 10-point scale. The final ranking that we will release next week is based on these fluctuating NL user rankings and is therefore subject to change. even after posting. If you have previously rated these games in our database, thank you! If not, you can add your score to the game at any time, present or future, and it will still count and potentially affect the order.
So, ready to chop and chop them? Let’s get stuck in the first wave…
Rate every Warriors game you’ve played:
Click on the stars below to rate out of 10 every Warriors game you’ve played on Switch:
Thank you for appreciating your loved ones – let us know if you think anything is missing. We will publish the results very soon, but remember, just like on our Top 50 platform, the resulting list will be volatile, so even if you miss the vote before the results are announced, you can still influence the ranking after publication. Beautiful!