The best Nintendo Switch deals for Amazon Prime Day 2019

Save on Nintendo Switch consoles, controllers, and games during Prime Day

Amazon’s annual Prime Day is here, and during the 48-hour event, you can find great deals on game consoles like the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. The Switch is youngest of the three, and as such, it might be the one you haven’t picked up quite yet. You are unlikely to find a better time to buy the Nintendo Switch unless you’re willing to wait for Black Friday, and with the system’s lineup of exclusive games only continuing to grow, you are going to want to get in on the action.

What makes Prime Day such a good time to find Nintendo Switch deals? In general, Nintendo does not discount its systems, and only occasionally offers bundles that include games. The Switch hasn’t gone through any hardware revisions – though that could change – meaning that there are plenty of accessories you can also purchase with the systems. Nintendo games rarely go on sale, as well, so Prime Day is a great opportunity to get the latest from series like Mario and Pokémon. If we see great deals at competing retailers such as GameStop or Walmart, we will also include them here.

Best Nintendo Switch Prime Day deals

PowerA Joy-Con & Pro Controller Charging Dock - Nintendo Switch

Expires soon
Stop using your Switch to charge your controllers and save time with this multi-controller charging dock.

LEGO Jurassic World - Nintendo Switch

Expires soon
Live through the key moments of all four Jurassic films in LEGO Jurassic World. This thrilling adventure game is presented in LEGO form and humor for an unforgettable gaming experience.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Nintendo Switch

Expires soon
Experience Hyrule like never before in this stunning open-world entry in the beloved Legend of Zelda franchise.

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Pair (L/R), Neon Pink and Neon Green

$69 $79
Expires soon
Need a new controller for your Switch? Get $10 off now.

Pokemon: Let's Go, Eevee! for Nintendo Switch

$48 $60
Expires soon
Harken back to the glory days of catching Pokemon with the all-new Nintendo Switch game. Totally worth it considering it's half off on Prime Day.

Diablo III: Eternal Collection Standard Edition - Nintendo Switch

$ 60

Expires soon
Prepare for the apocalypse in Diablo III: Eternal Collection with previously released DLC packs, throwing you in the middle of the battle between forces of Heaven and Hell plus hidden Easter eggs.

Spyro Reignited Trilogy - Nintendo Switch

$ 40

Expires soon
Spyro's back and he's all scaled up. Same sick burns, same smoldering attitude, now all in stunning HD. Spyro is bringing the heat like never before in the Spyro Reignited Trilogy game collection.

TSV Wireless Pro Gaming Controllers (2-Pack) for Nintendo Switch

Expires soon
Snag two wireless Switch gamepads for less than the price you'd pay for one Switch Pro controller.

PowerA Wireless GameCube Style Controller for Nintendo Switch

$37 $50
Expires soon
If you didn't get a chance to grab the wired GameCube-style Switch controller that Nintendo released awhile back, this is the next best thing (and maybe even better since it's actually wireless).

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charging Grip

$26 $30
Expires soon
Juice up your controller while you game with this Joy-Con charging grip for the Nintendo Switch.
Editor's Choice

PowerA Wireless GameCube-style Controller for Nintendo Switch

$38 $50
Expires soon
Pick up this modern ode to the original GameCube controller for almost half the original price.

Super Mario Maker 2 for Nintendo Switch

$50 $60
Expires soon
The mayhem of Super Mario Maker comes to the Switch, allowing for the endless fun (and rage) of playing through fan-made Mario levels as well as making your own. Also includes a 100+ level story mode.

Corsair HS60 – 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound PC Gaming Headset

$65 $70
Expires soon
This headset is compatible with Nintendo Switch and delivers high-fidelity audio for cheap, even at its standard price. Buy now and save over 40%

Sid Meier's Civilization VI for Nintendo Switch

$20 $60
Expires soon
Build your nation and get nuked by Gandhi on the go with Civilization VI for Nintendo Switch.

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Pair (L/R), Gray

$69 $79
Expires soon
Pick up an extra pair of Joy-Con controllers for your Switch and enjoy multiplayer games like Super Mario Party.

AmazonBasics Carrying Case for Nintendo Switch and Accessories

Expires soon
Get a sleek carrying case to hold your Nintendo Switch and all of your new games.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

$57 $60
Expires soon
Ready to rumble? Nintendo's latest Smash Bros. is a smash hit and $10 off right now.

God Eater 3 for Nintendo Switch

$30 $40
Expires soon
Eat your heart out, Monster Hunter. 'God Eater 3' brings the insane hack-and-slash, monster-killing action of the God Eater series to the Nintendo Switch, complete with online co-op.

New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe, Nintendo Switch

$50 $60
Expires soon
Mario and Luigi have been delivering tons of fun for families for decades, and this new game lives up to the tradition.

Razer Kraken Tournament Edition Headset

$75 $100
Expires soon
Release (or acquire) the Kraken and game in both comfort and style.

Katamari Damacy REROLL for Nintendo Switch

Expires soon
Kamatari Damacy REROLL for the Switch is an HD port of the iconic PS2 game, finally bringing all of the hectic and hilarious rolling action to a Nintendo console.

Nintendo Switch Neon with Super Smash Bros and Legend of Zelda Game Bundle

Expires soon
This bundle includes the Neon Nintendo Switch system with Switch Pro controller complete with Super Smash Bros. and Legend of Zelda.

Prime Day means savings on all things related to the Nintendo Switch. This includes not only the standard console package, but also bundles containing games, individual games, and accessories such as controllers or cases. This makes Prime Day a great option for Nintendo Switch newcomers as well as those who already have the system and just need to bolster their collection. The Nintendo Switch Lite is not available yet, but because the standard Nintendo Switch actually includes more features, such as the Joy-Con controllers and ability to dock with a television, it’s still our preferred choice.

How to shop for Nintendo Switch Deals

Nintendo Switch is an easier console to shop for than either Xbox One or PS4, because both of those systems routinely see sharp cuts in price during sales. Because Nintendo discounts its systems so infrequently, you can be sure that the big sale you see during Prime Day is worthwhile. This goes for the system itself, as well as video games. For accessories, you’ll still want to research past deals, as controllers and cases are often discounted during other points in the year.

We strive to help our readers find the best deals on quality products and services, and we choose what we cover carefully and independently. The prices, details, and availability of the products and deals in this post may be subject to change at anytime. Be sure to check that they are still in effect before making a purchase.

Digital Trends may earn commission on products purchased through our links, which supports the work we do for our readers.

Editors' Recommendations