NintendoEverything has put together a list of most played Nintendo Switch games in 2018.  The findings come from European based accounts only.  The results may be frowned upon in the view of the conventional Nintendo followers…

1. Fortnite
2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
3. Super Mario Odyssey
4. Splatoon 2
5. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
6. FIFA 19
7. Minecraft
8. Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu
9. Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee
10. Xenoblade Chronicles 2
11. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
12. Rocket League
13. Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
14. Pokemon Quest
15. Stardew Valley
16. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
17. Octopath Traveler
18. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
19. Paladins
20. Super Mario Party
21. Mario Tennis Aces

Source: NintendoEverything

With a title like Fortnie that incorporates p2w elements topping the list, would the respected former CEO Satoru Iwata feel persplexed by the gaming trend confronted by the console?  Only God knows.