“Nintendo Labo kits combines cardboard building kits with Nintendo Switch video games for a clever combination of D.I.Y. crafting and fun. The Variety Kit lets children construct a working piano, fishing pole and more.”
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Nintendo Labo – Variety Kit comprises five different projects to create, play, and explore – a Toy-Con Piano, a Toy-Con Motorbike, a Toy-Con House, a Toy-Con Fishing Rod, and two Toy-Con RC Cars. Players can create all these projects using interactive and fun instructions and pre-cut, pre-designed cardboard sheets.
Nintendo Labo variety kit brings each Toy-Con creation to life through Joy-Con controllers and Nintendo Switch console. The Toy-Con creations can be customized with new parts, paint, markers, stickers, and other original crafting ideas. Users can experiment with a powerful and fun in-game visual tool in Toy-Con Garage where they connect output, input, and middle nodes to make their own ideas for Toy-Con creations.
Players can play quick tunes with Toy-Con Piano, catch in-game fish with the Toy-Con Fishing Rod, race the CPU with the Toy-Con Motorbike and Toy-Con RC Car, and build their own Toy-Con House. Users are provided with a free software update for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe that will enable them to use the Toy-Con Motorbike to control their in-game vehicles.
Players can take and connect digital building-blocks called input, middle, and output nodes in all sorts of different ways to make their own elaborate or basic idea for Toy-Con creations. Toy-Con Garage consists of handy tutorials to get players started immediately and take their imagination and creativity to the next level.
The Nintendo Labo has a free software update for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe that enables players to use the Toy-Con Motorbike to control their in-game vehicles.