Snipperclips Review

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Posted: 14 months ago, last updated 3 months ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.


This is a game where you play a piece of paper that can be cut into different shapes. Through a series of puzzle levels, you adjust your shape by clipping and overlapping other players. Sometimes this is to match a shape, at others it is to catch a ball or achieve other interactions.

Each player uses one half of the Joy-Con pair to move and snip, tilting the controller to orient their character. It’s simple and intuitive and a lot of fun, even just messing around snipping and jumping around each other.

The twist is the co-operative element of the game. You must work with up to four other players to snip and clip each other into the right shape and then collaborate with the puzzle interactions. This can result in some intricate communication and team work, or deteriorate into snipping contest. Either way it's a lot of fun and very funny.

Snipperclips Plus: Cut it out, together! is an updated version of the game that adds more levels and challenges. These are also available to download in the original game.

DetailsGame Details

Rating: PEGI 3+

Release Date: 03/03/2017

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Genres: Platform and Puzzle

Developer: @SFBTom


Duration: It takes between 5 minutes and 10 minutes to play a round of this game.
Players: You can play with 4 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online. The main game is for one or two players but up to four can play the Party and Blitz mode games including basketball, hockey, and snipping deathmatches.


Snipperclips usually costs £17.99.

Snipperclips: Cut It Out, Together!

Switch £17.99
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

This game has been rated PEGI 3+.

This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.


We haven't recorded accessibility settings for this game yet. Our Snipperclips Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features.

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