The Nintendo Switch may not be new (first sold in March 2017), but it still feels fresh to me. If you've never tried it, Switch is an ideal friend for people who like TV games, but don't want to be handcuffed to their TV. With the Switch, the console easily becomes a handheld system, so you can pick up the product on the way out and continue the game when you take a bus or train.
The switch offers a smart design like the one given by Nintendo. This console has a touch screen of 1280 x 720 pixels. Surprisingly, there is no tradeoff between TV and handheld gameplay. I have used Switch this week to play Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze while traveling to work (I'm crazy about the Donkey Kong Country series), and I feel it's the perfect airport companion.
You may have heard of Nintendo Labo, a series of smart add-ons for the Switch. The Labo kit allows children and their parents to make toys and equipment from pre-stamped boxes, then turn on these creations using their handheld switches. The first Labo product, the Variety Kit, allows children to make remote control cars, fishing rods, pianos, and more. It's smart and teaches children a little about science and programming.
The company offers three Labo packages ranging from $ 59 to $ 69. I like how they turn game consoles into really different types of toys. The second kit allows children to become giant robots: They make backpacks and visors that can be used out of the box, then watch their robots destroy items on the screen. The third kit is about creating a vehicle.
Black Friday is a big day for technology and toy companies, and Nintendo offers several attractive offers. While the company will not ignore the Switch below the price of $ 299, it gives buyers more for their money.
Buyers can get a Switch that is bundled with a copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (a game worth $ 60) for $ 299. Also, Nintendo sells two Labo kits for $ 99, a good deal. The Labo kit is exclusive for Best Buy and runs until December 1.
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