We’ve had a lot of fun with Labo already. You use the cardboard to build a variety of different housings for the console including a fishing rod, piano, and of course motorbike, but so far you’ve been limited to playing Labo-exclusive games.
The difference here is that you’ll be able to experience everything Mario Kart 8 has to offer, albeit while your Switch is housed in a cardboard approximation of a motorbike. Tilting the handlebars from side to side will allow you to steer, and there’s even a little cardboard brake lever.
The realities of motion-control mean that this is unlikely to be the most effective way to play the game, and placing your Joy-Con controllers into a large cardboard housing doesn’t look nearly as sleek and convenient as using them on their own.
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