Nintento Switch - Playable Female Characters

There are a lot of games on the Nintendo Switch that have a playable female character, most of them are ports of older games.
This will eventually be a list of all games with female protagonists.

A PARTIAL tag means the games has a female playable character, but you play as multiple characters, as a party, or they are only available in a different mode, like multiplayer etc..
A FULL tag means the game has a female character you play though the entire game as.

A Hat in Time as Hat Kid ** full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Not released for the Switch yet.

Alwa's Awakening as **Zoe
In Alwa's Awakening you play as Zoe, a heroine sent from another world to bring peace to the land of Alwa.
Equipped only with a magic staff she awakens in a distant land and must set out to help the people.
Alwa's Awakening gameplay

Battle Chasers: Nightwar as Gully & Monika
RPG. Battle Chasers: Nightwar is inspired by the classic console greats, featuring deep dungeon diving,
turn-based combat presented in a classic JRPG format, and a rich story driven by exploration of the world.
Build your adventuring party by choosing three of six available heroes from the classic Battle Chasers comic series,
each with unique abilities, perks, items and dungeon skills.
Battle Chasers: Nightwar Gully Battle Chasers: Nightwar Gameplay

Bayonetta 2 as Bayonetta full%20stamp%20Resized.png

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Many female characters in the roster
Blade Strangers gameplay

Child of Light as Aurora
Child of Light is a 2D side-scrolling role-playing game inspired by the art style of Studio Ghibli.
Child of Light Child of Light Gameplay

Dark Souls Remastered as Chosen Undead full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Character creation
Dark Souls character customization

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Character creation

Disgaea 1 Complete as Laharl, Flonne, and Etna full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Tactical RPG.
Disgaea 1 Complete screenshot

Dragon Quest X full%20stamp%20Resized.png
MMORPG Character creation.
Dragon Quest X screenshot Dragon Quest X gameplay

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as Dragonborn full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Character creation
Skyrim character creation Skyrim gameplay

Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition
Not released
Choice of avatars race and gender


Fire Emblem Warriors Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Choose between multiple characters
Fire Emblem Warriors Azura_Diva Anna Caeda Celica Lyn Tiki

Gone Home
Gone Home is an interactive exploration simulator.
Interrogate every detail of a seemingly normal house to discover the story of the people who live there.

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Choose between male of female character
Light of Hope screenshot

Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition as Impa, Lana, Zelda etc. Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Start out as Link then unlock characters as you progress. Huge roster of female characters
Lana Agitha

I Am Setsuna as Setsuna Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
The player controls a party of characters

Little Dragons Café as Rin Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Sim. Play as Rin or her twin brother Ren who help their mother manage a small café.
Little Dragons Cafe screenshot

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe as Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Racing. You can choose from many classic Nintendo female characters such as: Princess Peach, Princess Daisy, Rosalina, etc.
Mario Kart 8 Peach

Mario Tennis Aces as Princess Peach, Princess Daisy, or Rosalina Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png

Metroid Prime 4
Not released yet

Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate as Female hunter full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Character creation
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate gameplay

My Riding Stables - Life with Horses full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Simulation. Character creation. Manage a stable and ride horses.
My Riding Stables - Life with Horses gameplay

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe as Princess Peach / Peachette Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Not Released
New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe gameplay

Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New Moon as 'Three Beautiful Maidens'
Hack and Slash. Play as a knight protector named Alushe and her two childhood friends: Liliana, a kind-hearted priestess, and Ruhenheid, a holy knight of the Lourdes Order.
Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New Moon gameplay

Octopath Traveler as H’aanit (Hunter), Ophilia (Cleric), Primrose (Dancer), or Tressa (Merchant)
You have the choice between 8 characters at the start of the game.
Octopath Traveler gameplay

Overcooked 2 Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
There are female chefs you can play as.
Overcooked 2 gameplay

Shining Resonance Refrain as Yuma Ilvern Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
RPG / Hack and Slash.
Shining Resonance Refrain gameplay

SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Fighting. Choose and customize different fighters.
SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy gameplay

Splatoon 2
Shooter. Choose between various female characters Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Splatoon 2 gameplay

Super Mario Party as Princess Peach, Princess Daisy, or Rosalina Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as Various characters Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png

Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Switch between party members

Titan Quest full%20stamp%20Resized.png
ARPG. Choose between male or female character
Titan Quest gameplay

Transistor as Red
Transistor gameplay

Undertale as Frisk full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Undertale gameplay

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
Can switch to female characters
Valkyria Chronicles 4 gameplay

Wasteland 2: Directors Cut Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
You can make female characters for the party, or choose pre-made characters.
Wasteland 2: Directors Cut gameplay

Warriors Orochi 4
Hack and slash. 170 playable characters, many female

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RPG. Character creation

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles as Hero of Gemea full%20stamp%20Resized.png
Character creation

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana as Dana Partial%20stamp%20Resized.png
RPG. You can switch between characters
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