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Best Prime Day Nintendo Switch deals 2021

Best Prime Day Nintendo Switch deals
Best Prime Day Nintendo Switch deals (Image credit: Nintendo)

Nintendo Switch fans — this is your moment to shine! We're in day two of the 48-hour Prime Day sale and the best Prime Day Nintendo deals are still active. However, you need to act fast as Amazon's annual sale ends on June 22 at 11:59 p.m. PT / 2:59 a.m. ET. 

But if Amazon's sale isn't enough for you bargain hunters, the company's biggest competitors, Best Buy, Walmart, and Target are holding their own sales to keep up. 

During Prime Day, just about all things Nintendo Switch are on sale. Nintendo Switch fans can save 25% on Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit Mario and Luigi editions. While Switch consoles are rarely discounted, there are awesome Prime Day Nintendo Switch deals on games and accessories. 

Now is a great time to stockpile Switch games, grab a controller or headset. In fact, "unofficial" Nintendo Switch deals are already here, so it's early to save. 

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If you're not a Prime member, be sure to sign up for an Amazon free 30-day trial to shop Amazon Prime Day 2021 deals. You can also shop for early Prime Day deals right now using your Amazon Prime trial membership. Prime for students offers a 6-month free trial.

Amazon Prime Day 2021 takes place on June 21 and June 22 to kick off the best Nintendo Switch deals of the summer. Be sure to bookmark our Amazon Prime Day 2021 deals hub for the best Prime Day discounts.

Check out the best pre-Prime Day Nintendo Switch deals you can get right now.

Best Prime Day Nintendo Switch deals 

Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter Rise: was $60 now $50 @ Amazon
Save $10 on the newest entry in the Monster Hunter franchise. Monster Hunter Rise is easily one of the best Monster Hunter games to date, jam packed with content and co-op filled fun. While $10 doesn't seem like much of a discount, the game just launched sold ridiculously well, so I'm surprised it's on sale at all.


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: was $60 now $50 @ Amazon
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is now $10 off for Nintendo Switch. Sure, the game is pretty old and should definitely be at a lower price by now, but Nintendo is often tight with price drops. Regardless, Mario Kart 8 is an absolute blast and is most certainlly worth it.

PGA Tour 2K21

PGA Tour 2K21: was $60 now $20 @ Amazon
Save $40 on PGA Tour 2K21 with this early Prime Day Nintendo Switch deal. Now at its lowest price ever, PGA Tour 2K21 is the latest installment in 2K Sports' Golf Club franchise. Take on PGA Tour pros in Career mode to earn rewards and gear along the way. 

Immortals Fenyx Rising

Immortals Fenyx Rising: was $60 now $30 @ Amazon
One noteworthy pre-Prime Day Nintendo Switch deal takes 50% off Immortals Fenyx Rising. We reviewed the PC version of this game and liked its fluid combat system, excellent puzzles and solid exploration. It's one of the best early Prime Day deals you can get right now. 

Paper Mario: The Origami King

Paper Mario: The Origami King: was $60 now $30 @ Target
Save $20 on Paper Mario: The Origami King at Target — its biggest discount yet! Princess Peach’s castle from the clutches of King Olly in Paper Mario: The Origami King. This comedy-filled adventure lets you join Mario and his new pal, Olivia to battle evil Folded Soldiers. 

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening: was $60 now $40 @ Walmart
One of the best games in the Zelda franchise is on sale for $40 at Walmart. In The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, the titular hero finds himself washed up on a strange island. In order to find his way home, he'll have to journey to wake up the mysterious Wind Fish


Pikmin 3 Deluxe: was $60 now $30 @ Target
While Pikmin 3 originally released on the Wii U in 2013, it has since moved over to the Nintendo Switch as Pikmin 3 Deluxe as recently as October 2020. And the $30 cut is a steep discount considering this version just launched. This version features a new prologue and epilogue, multiple difficulty modes and cooperative play in the story mode.

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening: was $60 now $40 @ Amazon
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening is currently on sale at Amazon for $40. The game takes place after events of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. During his travels outside of Hyrule, Link finds himself shipwrecked on the mysterious Koholint island and learns that he must awaken the island's guardian to find his way home. 

Luigi's Mansion 3

Luigi's Mansion 3: was $50 now $40 @ Walmart
Time to bust some ghosts! Luigi's Mansion 3 is on sale for $40 at Walmart. The third installment in the series finds Luigi on a quest to save his brother and friends from the ghoulish grasp of King Boo. The green-clad plumber must gather his courage and face off against the things that go bump in the night. 

Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey: was $50 now $40 @ Walmart
Who doesn't love a good Mario platformer? Super Mario Odyssey sends Mario on yet another quest to save Princess Peach from the clutches of Bowser. But Mario isn't alone in this adventure. He has help from Cappy, a friendly spirit inhabiting his hat that unlocks a host of special moves by capturing enemies. 

Fire Emblem: Three Houses

Fire Emblem: Three Houses: was $50 now $40 @ Walmart
The 16th entry in the popular Fire Emblem series, the tactical role-playing title puts players in the shoes of Byleth. During the game, you choose a faction which with you'll fight to restore piece to the continent of Fódlan. 

Turtle Beach Battle Buds In-Ear Gaming Headset

Turtle Beach Battle Buds: was $30 now $20 @ Amazon
Save $10 on Turtle Beach Battle Buds for a limited time. This wired gaming headset features a high sensitivity mic for crystal clear chat. Its inline control lets you adjust volume or mute your mic. Battle Buds work with Nintendo Switch, Xbox, and PlayStation systems. 

Hori Nintendo Switch Lite Hybrid System Armor

Hori Nintendo Switch Lite Hybrid System Armor: was $20 now $15 @ Amazon
Now $5 off, the Hori Hybrid System Armor is one of the best cases for the Nintendo Switch Lite. Made of TPU with polycarbonate inlays, this case provides good grip, protection, and shock absorption. 

Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo Switch Lite (Blue): for $200 @ Amazon
While it's not discounted, Prime members get fast, free shipping and free returns. The new blue Nintendo Switch Lite is now available for purchase at Best Buy and Amazon. Compact and lightweight with a sleek, unibody design, the Switch Lite is great for handheld gaming anywhere. 

Samsung EVO Plus SDXC Full Size SD Card

Samsung EVO Plus SDXC Full Size SD Card 256GB: was $99 now $62 @Amazon
Eventually, your Nintendo Switch is going to run out of space. Instead of waiting for that inevitable occurrence, why not treat yourself to some extra storage with this deal on the Samsung EVO Plus SDXC Full Size SD Card with 256GB capacity. 

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Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost,, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.