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The Nintendo Switch Sports game is a sports collection to get the whole family moving. You can play Soccer, Volleyball, Bowling, Tennis, Badminton, and Chambara (swordplay) with friends and family near and far. Nintendo Switch Sports is available now, only for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch – OLED Model systems. You can learn more about the game below!


You can get moving with Soccer, Volleyball, Bowling, Tennis, Badminton, and Chambara using Joy-Con controllers! Controls are intuitive, so you can hit the court (or lanes, or field, or arena) and get started. With controlled motions you can curve your bowling ball, add spin to a tennis shot, or even use a Joy-Con controller with the included Leg Strap accessory to kick the ball in a Soccer Shoot-Out.

As you play online in random matchmaking, you’ll be able to earn points that you can redeem for in-game rewards like outfits, sports accessories. and gear for your Sportsmates, fireworks for your Soccer goal, and even a costume to play as a squirrel! New items will rotate in each week, so you can check back and see what’s available!

Family and friends can join the fun on the same system* or online**! Plus a seventh sport—Golf—is planned to be added via a free update this fall***.



  • You can swing, kick, spike, and bowl your way to victory in six sports
  • Motion controls will get you moving and help turn your real-world actions into in-game movements
  • You can play online and challenge random opponents to earn in-game rewards like clothing, gear, and much more—or you can try to reach the Pro League
  • You can play with friends and family locally* or online**—in some sports, you and a friend can play on the same system to take on other teams online 


*Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.

**Any Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online features. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply.

***Software update required.

ESRB Rating: Everyone 10+ with Mild Violence