You need to be on the go, running away from zombies as quickly as possible. You need to feel their hunger and terror as they chase you down. You need to be able to wipe the sweat off your brow and get back into the fight. The Nintendo Switch lets you take your zombie games with you wherever you go, so keep it in your pocket and never let the undead stop you from surviving.

The zombie game is not exclusive to Ps4 or Xbox, you can also experience it on your switch.

Zombie games are popular among video gamers because they give you the experience of being a character in a horror movie. However, there is a misconception that zombie games are exclusive to PS4 and Xbox. That isn't the case because you can also enjoy Zombie Games on Nintendo Switch. Here are some excellent video games that you can enjoy if you use Nintendo Switch and you love zombie games.

1. Resident Evil 6

Resident Evil 6

This is an amazing zombie game whose setting is in 2013. In this game, the sitting president of the USA, Adam Benford, intends to reveal the truth about what is happening in the country and the world. However, there was a high magnitude of bio-chemical attack on the day of his speech, and the president was killed.

Similarly, a BSAA member, Chris Redfield, is threatened with a biochemical attack after arriving in China. It seems nowhere, and no one is safe because the world is under the attack of thousands of zombies. Now everyone has to fight zombies to survive.

2. Telltale’s The Walking Dead

Telltale’s The Walking Dead

The single-player video game is now on Nintendo Switch, and you can add it to your collection of episodic zombie adventure games. The game is based on “The Walking Dead” comic book series. Now, this game will take you to a fictional world immediately after the onset of Zombies in Georgia.

The Walking Dead focuses on story and character development, unlike other graphic adventure games focusing on puzzle solving. Lee is the protagonist in the game, and the actions of a player determine the direction that the story takes.

3. Zombie Army Trilogy

Zombie Army Trilogy

Do you love playing survival horror zombie shooter games? Then you can also enjoy the Zombie Army Trilogy on Nintendo Switch. This third-person tactical shooter game has amazing features, and you can never get bored playing it. The game's setting is during the last days of World War II.

Adolf Hitler realized that Germany had lost the war and decided to raise the fallen soldiers as zombies. He intended to use the zombies to fight the Allied forces, but unfortunately, zombies took control of Germany. Zombie Army Trilogy supports both single-player and multiplayer modes.

4. Zombie Night Terror

Zombie Night Terror

In many Zombie video games, a player’s objective is to fight and destroy zombies. However, Zombie Night Terror is unique because your mission as a player is to create a zombie apocalypse. This is an action strategy game that you play by spreading terror through the 50 levels of the game.

Zombie Night Terror involves fighting and solving brain-tingling puzzles as you navigate various game levels. The mission is simple: spread the pandemic, convert all humans into zombies and wipe humanity from the planet. To do so, you have to deal with humans fighting for survival.

5. World War Z


World War Z games

Have you watched the zombie movie called “World War Z” and you liked it? If yes, you will also enjoy playing the World War Z video game because it’s inspired by it. The good thing is that you can now play this amazing co-op zombie shooter game from your Nintendo Switch.

More so, you can play Word War Z alone with AI teammates or team up with up to three friends to enjoy the game. The mission is to take back the City of Vatican by fighting zombies and other obstacles that you may encounter along the way.

6. Into the Dead 2

Into the Dead 2

In this game, the mission is to survive and save your family from zombies. Can you do that? Test your skills by playing Into the Dead 2 on your Nintendo Switch. Get yourself armed with an arsenal of powerful weapons and do whatever you have to the enemies to survive.

You can never get bored playing Into the Dead 2 because it has an evolving story. In addition, the game also offers multiple environments.

7. Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse

Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse

This is a third-person action zombie game you can now play on Nintendo Switch. Unlike other zombie video games where a player has to kill zombies, here you play as a zombie. The primary objective when playing this game is to kill as many humans as possible and eat their brains.

As you do that, you recover lost energy, convert humans into zombies, and include them in your squad. Alternatively, you can choose to beat your victims to death with melee strikes if you don’t want to convert them into zombies.

8. Bloody Zombies

Bloody Zombies

Another amazing zombie video game that you can now enjoy playing on Nintendo Switch is Bloody Zombies. The game's setting is in the ruins of London, and your mission is to fight and take down mutated zombies. Bloody Zombies come with expansive multiplayer options and supports up to four players.

You can play the game in over 20 diverse environments, both online and offline. In this game, you must fight for survival, or zombies will destroy you and eventually take control of the world.

9. Dying Light


Dying Light games

This zombie game allows players to choose between fight or flight when they face the danger of zombies. The Dying Light revolves around the agent Kyle Crane in a post-apocalyptic open world, Harran, full of zombies. In this game, zombies are highly aggressive during the night and clumsy during the day.

Therefore, the best time to attack and destroy zombies is during the day. The game's setting is a fictional city called Harran, where a virus outbreak has turned the city's population into aggressive zombies.

10. Zombie Driver

Zombie Driver

Do you love vehicular combat video games involving zombies? Then you can now enjoy playing Zombie Driver on your Nintendo Switch. The game's setting is in a zombie-infested area, and you must fight them to survive. A chemical accident occurred in a secret government project that turned the city population into zombies.

As a player, you must complete various missions to kill zombies and rescue civilians. Additionally, you also need to complete various levels of the game to unlock and upgrade vehicles that you use to attack and kill zombies.

11. I, Zombie


I Zombie games

The list of the best zombie games for Nintendo switch without mentioning I, Zombie. Unlike other zombie games where you fight and destroy zombies, here you play as a zombie.

Your mission is to survive and infect as many humans as possible, create your army of zombies and take control of the planet. I, Zombie, have tactical gameplay, and players must think about how they want to use their horde to infect the world with the zombie virus.

12. Grandpa and the Zombie

Grandpa and the Zombie

The last on the list is Grandpa and the Zombie. The game is a fun puzzle that involves a grandpa and the zombies. The mission is to take a stubborn grandpa through 120 zombie stages of the game.

You have to roll grandpa in his wheelchair through four worlds and make sure zombies don’t attack him. The good thing about Grandpa and the Zombie is that it’s easy to play, thus suitable for beginners.

Final Word

You don’t need to own a PS4 or Xbox to play zombie games because you can do it from your Nintendo Switch stress-free. Besides that, there are numerous zombie games on Nintendo alone or with friends. Find your favorite game from those listed above, and you're good to go. You can also look for additional zombie games to add to your collection.