The widely popular platformer battle royale title from Indie game developers Mediatonic, Fall Guys, went free to play on June 21, 2022. And with that, the game also arrived on the Nintendo Switch and Xbox platforms for the very first time. Now that Nintendo platform users have finally got their hands on Fall Guys, they were wondering how they can play Fall Guys with friends on the Nintendo Switch?

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To help players, we have prepared a guide that shares details on how you can add and play Fall Guys with friends on the Nintendo Switch. 

How to Play Fall Guys with Friends on the Nintendo Switch

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You can play Fall Guys with your friends on the Nintendo Switch by adding them first to your game lobby and starting the match. To do that, you must have your friends added as friends in the Epic Games Launcher. 

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Once that is done, you can press the ‘-‘ button on the Nintendo Switch to open the Friends menu, from where you can invite your friends to Fall Guys. 

After that, you can use the D-Pad on the Nintendo Switch to navigate between your Epic Games friends and go to the ones you want to invite. When you have selected a friend, press the A button to invite them to your Fall Guys lobby. 

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Once you have your friends in the Fall Guys lobby, press A to start matchmaking. If you have your friends playing Fall Guys on different platforms than Nintendo Switch, make sure they—and you have the Crossplay feature enabled. 

How to Add Friends in Fall Guys on Nintendo Switch

As we mentioned earlier, to add friends in Fall Guys Nintendo Switch version, you have to add friends on Epic Games. You can do it by following the below steps:

  • Open Epic Games Launcher or Epic Games in a browser 
  • Log into your Epic Games account 
  • Click on the Friends icon 
  • Click on Add Friends 
  • Enter your friend’s Epic Games id
  • Click on Send

That’s it. Once you have added your friends in Epic Games, you can invite them to your lobby while playing Fall Guys on Nintendo Switch. 

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