Nintendo reveals quirky DIY accessory platform for the Change

Nintendo is on a roll with its newest games console and the Japanese company has actually just introduced a quirky brand-new task to accompany it.Nintendo Labo is a series of build-it-yourself cardboard accessories designed to deal with numerous Switch games.The devices vary from knapsacks and blasters to more complex engineering tasks like a makeshift piano.Described as "interactive build-and-play experiences ", Nintendo states it will launch the very first batch in Europe on April 27, together with a specially-designed series of video games for the Change that come bundled onto one cartridge.Read More< figure data-mod =image itemprop=image itemscope=itemscope itemtype= >"Building on the history of Nintendo, which is rooted in innovative entertainment and gameplay experiences, Nintendo Labo continues the company's objective of putting

smiles on people's faces, "the company stated in a statement."With each Nintendo Labo kit, inspired minds across all generations can change modular sheets of cardboard-- specifically created to engage with the Nintendo Change

console and Joy-Con controllers-- into interactive developments called Toy-Con. From a piano to a motorcycle, a robot and more, each Toy-Con comes to life when combined with the Nintendo Switch in various ways."As you make, you will have a good time discovering how the innovation works and even develop new ways to have fun with each Toy-Con."Although the concept of building devices from cardboard might seem a bit

quirky, initial responses have been positive.Adult players raised on the bleeding-edge Xbox and PlayStation consoles may be sceptical, Nintendo has

a history of developing extravagant concepts that take a different approach to gaming.Read More The company was the first one to develop a force feedback controller with

the addition of the Nintendo 64 RumblePak. It also developed motion-controlled gaming with the initial Wii. "Our objective is to put smiles on the faces of everybody Nintendo touches,"stated Satoru Shibata, Nintendo of Europe's President." Nintendo Labo invites anyone with an imaginative mind and a playful heart to make, play and find in new methods with Nintendo Switch. I personally hope to see many people taking pleasure in making kits with their household members, with big smiles on their faces. "