The best open-world games on Switch and mobile

There’s a certain inescapable magic to having an open-world game in the palm of your hand. It’s part of what made Breath of the Wild so engaging when it launched on the Switch. That sort of magic extends beyond Zelda though, as there are countless open worlds you can take with us for new, enduring memories. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the best open-world games on Switch and mobile; so that you can find your next fix and get lost in a different world.

So, go ahead, dig in. There’s a lot to choose from. Once you’ve had your fill of the best open-world games, we’ve got lots of other recommendations for you, whether it’s the best mobile multiplayer games for those looking to spend some time with others or the best games like Civilization, for those looking to do the exact opposite.