Welcome, Switch OLED! CitySlicker now in matching white leather.
Welcome, Switch OLED! CitySlicker now in matching white leather.
NEW! Matching White Leather for Switch OLED
NEW! Matching White Leather for Switch OLED
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CitySlicker Case for Nintendo Switch
CitySlicker Case for Nintendo Switch
NEW! Optional Matching Sling Strap
NEW! Optional Matching Sling Strap
NEW! Secure, magnetic rivets
NEW! Secure, magnetic rivets
NEW! Waxed Canvas is back
NEW! Waxed Canvas is back
Soft, protective interior
Soft, protective interior
Includes 5 Game Slots (4 Game Slots for Switch Lite size)
Includes 5 Game Slots (4 Game Slots for Switch Lite size)
Cut-outs let you easily push a card out
Cut-outs let you easily push a card out
Expandable back mesh pocket
Expandable back mesh pocket
Available in four sizes
Available in four sizes
OPTIONAL: 10-Game Card Holder (sold separately)
OPTIONAL: 10-Game Card Holder (sold separately)
OPTIONAL: Matching Sling Strap (sold separately)
OPTIONAL: Matching Sling Strap (sold separately)
Waxed Canvas with Chocolate Leather
Waxed Canvas with Chocolate Leather
Waxed Canvas with Grizzly Leather
Waxed Canvas with Grizzly Leather
White Leather
White Leather
Black Leather
Black Leather
Chocolate Leather
Chocolate Leather
Grizzly Leather
Grizzly Leather
Blue Leather
Blue Leather
Crimson Leather
Crimson Leather

CitySlicker Case for Nintendo Switch


Now attaches with a sling strap option

The professional-looking CitySlicker Case for the Nintendo Switch is sized to fit the Switch / Switch OLED with attached Joy-Cons and Switch Lite — either without a case or in a Skull & Co. NeoGrip Case. Made in waxed canvas or ballistic nylon with a premium full-grain leather flap. 


See also the Collection of Nintendo CasesStraps and Attachments and Game Card Holders.

All our products are crafted locally in our workshop by the most skilled sewing team in San Francisco.


  • Full-grain cowhide leather flap
  • Ballistic nylon body
  • Rear power mesh pocket
  • Soft liner
  • More details here

Dimensions & Weight:

  • Switch CitySlicker #1:
  • 10.5” (l) x 1.5” (w) x 5” (h); 8.5 oz.
    26.67 (l) x 3.81 (w) x 12.7 (h) cm; 240 gm

  • Switch CitySlicker in Skull & Co GripCase #5:
  • 10.75” (l) x 2” (w) x 5” (h); 10.5 oz.
    27.30 (l) x 2.08 (w) x 12.7 (h) cm; 297 gm

  • Switch Lite #3:
  • 9.5” (l) x 1.25” (w) x 4.25” (h); 6.5 oz.
    24.13 (l) x 3.17 (w) x 10.79 (h) cm; 184 gm

  • Switch Lite CitySlicker in Skull & Co GripCase #1:
  • 10.5” (l) x 1.5” (w) x 5” (h); 8.5 oz.
    26.67 (l) x 3.81 (w) x 12.7 (h) cm; 240 gm


  • Pocket for screen cleaner.
  • Can be inserted into bigger bags or backpacks.
  • Protects the Switch and Joy-Cons from nicks and bumps.
  • Includes a Microsuede lining for cleaning the screen when inserted in the case.
  • Optional attachments for carrying at an additional fee: carabiner or matching strap.
  • Optional Game Card Holder fits perfectly inside.



This product was designed with customers who gave input from idea to production. See the process here.

  • Domestic: Product qualifies for USPS First Class shipping ($5).  Details.
  • International: 2-3 business day delivery. Country duty/tax calculated at Checkout. Details.

Customer Reviews

Based on 1252 reviews

Extremely high quality product. Works great also for the RGCube, just throwing that out there.

John K. (California, United States)
Pricy but worth it!

I tried getting a travel case for my Pocket off of Amazon and what I got did not match the pictures and was not very good. I returned it and did some searching to find out what other people use and that's when I learned about Waterfield and their cases. I received mine last week and I am so much happier with it than that generic case I found on Amazon. Yes, it was more expensive, but it's totally worth it for the quality and having something that is specifically made for the Pocket.


Awesome product

Grayson T. (Virginia, United States)
Another confirmation that Waterfield is the best

I could probably just copy and paste these reviews. Everything I've gotten from Waterfield is just top tier. They are by far the most handsome cases/bags/briefcases in the field. And this Switch Lite City Slicker is no exception. I've made it a point to get one of these for every handheld gaming device that I own. I carry my KTR1 in a Vita City Slicker, I carry my GPD Win 4 in the Switch with Skullcandy Grips City Slicker, and my soon to be delivered Ayn Odin 2 Mini will now reside in this. It's a testament to their quality that I'd rather use their "unofficial" cases for my devices than the official ones on offer from other companies. And the thing that I think Waterfield does for me that nobody else even attempts to do, is they make their products just feel good. It feels good to hold, to use, to just look at. The materials are of course top notch, but the materials are only part of it. Michelangelo had access to the same color palette I do, but there's a reason his name will be remembered forever and mine won't, except heading up this review, and that's because much like Waterfield, what he produces is a masterpiece. Buy yourself a modern day masterpiece, one that will last and bring you joy to use, to hold, and to see. Buy a Waterfield bag.


Customer service was not the best.

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WaterField CitySlicker Case for the Nintendo Switch OLED

Handheld Gaming Community - July 15, 2022

“The Skull & Co. gripcase with Trigger Grips and my CitySlicker have become my combination of choice for comfort in playing and protection, function, and looks in storage. I honestly don't know that there's a better combination out there.”

Rating: 9.8 out of 10

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Waterfield Nintendo Switch Case Unboxing - IGN Video

IGN - February 20, 2018

“Very high quality…very protective..very nice.”

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Stylishly Carry Your Nintendo Switch in Waterfield Designs’ CitySlicker

AppAdvice - May 31, 2017

"I recommend the Waterfield Designs’ Nintendo Switch CitySlicker case if you are searching for a superior lightweight carrying case for transporting and protecting your console."

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Accessory Review: Waterfield Design Cases for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Life - April 17, 2017

"When it comes to premium cases for things, WaterField Design have got the market cornered as far as portable Nintendo consoles go."

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Review: Waterfield Designs CitySlicker case for Nintendo Switch

9to5Toys - April 5, 2017

"It’s beautiful, it’s functional, and it’s something I’d certainly recommend to any Switch owner."

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Nintendo Switch - CitySlicker Case (Review)

NinMobileNews - March 20, 2017

"I highly recommend it to anyone who’s looking for a stylish case for their Nintendo Switch system."

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Waterfield Designs "City Slicker" Nintendo Switch Case impressions

Gaming Age - March 21, 2017

"In a world where we spend $60 on a digital game, it’s a nice change to have a protective case that should last longer than most generic offerings. It’s made me more comfortable with taking my Switch out of the house. I recommend it."

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Infendo Review: The Waterfield Cityslicker Switch Case

Infendo - March 22, 2017

"It’s not often that you find something that you couldn’t live without, especially while thinking that you didn’t actually need it. I felt this way before I first laid my hands on the Switch, and I felt that way about owning a case for my Switch before I laid my hands on the Waterfield CitySlicker."


The Switch CitySlicker is designed to carry along the Switch or Switch Lite + essential accessories in a compact, lightweight case. The interior has specific pockets to hold the following: 


  • Switch Console with attached Joy-Cons or Switch Lite
  • 2 Straps
  • USB-C cable
  • HDMI cable
  • 5 Switch game cards or MicroSD Cards
  • Anker PowerCore+ 20100
  • Optional: 10 or 20 Game Leather Card Holder fits in the CitySlicker

*NOTE: The size for the Switch or Switch Lite in Skull & Co.'s GripCase also fits other 3rd party grip cases like these popular brands: 

  • Skull & Co. GripCase

Customer-vetted Devices - From Customer Reviews: 

  • Satisfiye grip case fits in Switch Lite in Skull Case (Stephen H., Camarillo, US)


Optional Accessories include (purchase separately):


*NOTE: The front pocket stores accessories like a power supply, cords, and other small items. The CitySlicker also fits inside other Waterfield Bags.


No skimping here. The CitySlicker flap is made with not one, but two, layers of premium full grain leather. It will get softer and better-looking every time you use it. 


“My first impression is the leather: this is perhaps one of the best leathers I have come across. It is pleasant to touch (and smells good, too). The rest of the case itself is very well made, too and seems durable.” - Thinh T., Vietnam


“I spend most times just smelling this case because of that rich leather right on the front. The quality and craftsmanship is unparalleled, especially in this cookie-cutter and mass-produced world we live in. This piece would be well worth a higher price, and seems like a bargain for its current MSRP. ” - Matthew B., New York, USA


“I just got my Grizzly today and man, am I impressed! Looks even better than in the pictures. Quality, fit, and finish are spot on and the style really works in a business environment.” - Alexander


“Yes, I'm an adult who has a Switch.  Pulling out my Switch in something that is age-appropriate is definitely something I was tirelessly looking for. WaterField answered that question with the CitySlicker. Always get compliments when I pull it out. This is good for me and anyone else who likes something that doesn't have all the gaming designs or bulkiness of the usual cases for the Switch. You get what you pay for. ” - DTA, California



“As both a business professional and gaming enthusiast, it's often through gritted teeth that I pick out case accessories for my handheld consoles. Too often the only options available seem to be designed exclusively for the young teenage audience, with an over-emphasis on loud colors and tacky aesthetics. Enter WaterField, whom I had the pleasure of discovering through the recommendation of a co-worker. These are easily the most professional and sleek-looking cases I have seen for gaming equipment, and I no longer have any hesitation to bring my Switch with me in a questionably designed case. Their superb craftsmanship has turned me into a lifelong customer, and I cannot recommend their products enough.” - Blake B. 



“As someone in their mid-30s, I feel like the Legend of Zelda-themed case that I used was a little childish-looking, and I was constantly stashing it in my bag as soon as I'd removed the console. When I saw the CitySlicker, I was in love all over again. The case is well-constructed, and with thoughtful design touches. I'm thrilled with it, and I don't have to hide my Switch case anymore. For professionals that want to get their game on, I haven't seen another case that can rival it.” Rob O., California


Personalize your CitySlicker and add a matching Sling Strap. The leather tab on the strap comes in the same colors as the CitySlicker flap, so you can match or complement your case.  The strap has an easy, one-hand adjustable cam lock so you can modify the fit of your CitySlicker in real time. No need to take it off your shoulder to make any changes.  


You can also add other attachments, like a leather Wrist Loop or carabiner


"I bought this case because it seemed just as sturdy if not more so than others on the market. This case is easily one of the most protective cases. It's sturdy on the outside with a soft interior that protects all elements of the Switch. I also purchased this because I knew I'd have my Switch during my commute and around at work. My office would frown upon video games so I wanted something that would be subtle when I took it on my lunch break outside the office. I have no problem carrying this around. It holds everything I need and is great every day carry." - Paul

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