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ARMS - Switch
Release Date: (2017)
Publisher: Nintendo

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Game Details

  • Number of Players: Up to 2 players
  • Game Type: Fighting, Multiplayer, Action
  • Rating: Everyone 10+ - Cartoon Violence.
  • Price: $59.99
  • Availablility: At retail, On Nintendo Switch Eshop
  • Additional Info: Nintendo Switch Game Voucher, Demo available, Online Play via Nintendo Switch Online


  • "These elite fighting superstars share one thing in common: extendable arms! So fight as never before: equip super-powered ARMS to create a slew of unprecedented combinations. Then use simple motion or button controls to dish out highly strategic beatdowns in 1-on-1, or even 2-on-2 battles!"

    Features: Deep, strategic gameplay via simple motion and button controls: Tilt the Joy-Con™ controller to move your character about the arena, flick your fists to throw punches, then twist your hands to curve your punches midflight. It's easy to learn, and incredibly satisfying to reach out and punch someone. Mix and match arms to strategically bring new fights to your opponent: Select from a variety of different characters with unique abilities and equip a plethora of arms to strategize your approach.

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Community Activity

  • #Super Smash Bros. Ultimate I have the 5 from the First pack, since I bought it as a whole thing before knowing who any of them were. That being said, the pack has proven worth it, in my opinion, since i got a lot of variety out of it. ---- Haven't decided if I am going to get Min Min, since I am not really into ARMS.
  • #General they tried too much to make an arms character that she doesnt feel like a smash character that much
  • #Super Smash Bros. Ultimate they tried too hard to make an "arms" character that they didnt make a character appropriate for smash
  • #Other Nintendo Switch Games Any arms lovers here?
  • Jump Rope Challenge Review - Free Rabbit Jump Rope Game on Switch Jump rope challenge is a new free game from Nintendo which uses a pair of joy cons where you jump virtual jump rope. You hold the joy cons pretty much like you would jump rope handles and swing them around exactly like normal jumping rope. There's a jumping rabbit on the screen which shows your progress and the initial aim is to do a hundred jump ropes a day although you can increase this goal later on. It's a simple exercise game. I jump rope.
  • #Super Smash Bros. Ultimate kirb can duck under the arms always but not the blast
  • #General Billie Joe Armstrong from Green Day: Rock Band is fighter pass 5
  • #General Yeahhhh arms was a bit of a bummer to me
  • #General if Arms ended up being your favorite game, maybe
  • #General 500 bucks for a switch, pro controller, arms and an extra charger
  • #General got to play BotW, Arms, MK8D, Bomberman, and a couple others
  • #General Ended up getting botw, splatoon 2 and arms alongside a pro controller
  • #Arms I am here to PERSONALLY deliver the message that ARMS has not faded away. The community is still firing on all cylinders, and we're always happy to have newcomers. However, we're constantly searching for new ways to drum up some more activity, and I've decided to make a bid by running an online tournament series of my own (alongside the others that already exist), but I want to gauge interest first. As the founder of the central ARMS Discord, I want it to be as strong as it can be at all t...
  • #Introductions "except arms" ahh a man of culture
  • #Introductions Hey everyone my name is Phil and I pretty much have all the mainstream multiplayer Nintendo games except arms and I'm just looking for some fellow chill Nintendo gamers. I'm also a huge Metroid fan. Feel free to message me if you want to play something

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Is ARMS worth it?

727 users have added this game. Usually if a player adds a title to their games list, they likely had a positive experience with it. When we combine the total number of players who own this title with some other behind the scenes factors, this game definitely seems to be worth it. We recommend picking it up. That being said, at $59.99, this game isn't exactly cheap and we can understand if you would like to do some more research before purchasing.

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