Nintendo Labo Vehicle Kit

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Percentile Rank

Nintendo Labo Vehicle Kit is ranked in the 66th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 16 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

56%

Critics Recommend

Based on 16 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

TheSixthAxis
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Oct 11, 2018

The Labo Vehicle Kit is simply wonderful, and really brings Nintendo's cardboard-filled vision to life.

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God is a Geek
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Sep 13, 2018

There's some excellent design work on display here, but it's just lacking that touch of polish that a finished product needs and while the adventure mode is good it just highlights how little use LABO has outside of its own wheelhouse.

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Tech Advisor
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Unscored
Sep 12, 2018

We spent two weeks with the Labo Vehicle Kit and it drove us a bit mad. The construction of the car, plane, and submarine is as great as ever, but the open world game at the heart of it is a bit of a dud.

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Wccftech
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Unscored
Sep 12, 2018

Nintendo Labo Vehicle Kit is another fascinating, clever step in Nintendo's Labo line, one that still managed to be as enjoyable as the first time I started folding cardboard months ago. The building is still far better than the playing, and adults will likely find it too simple, but kids and creatives will once again find loads to while away their time with here.

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Daily Mirror
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Sep 12, 2018

Fun to both build and play with, the Nintendo Labo Vehicle Kit is a very unique video gaming experience that is sure to delight kids that are already fans of both construction toys and Nintendo.

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GameXplain
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Sep 13, 2018
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Rice Digital
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Sep 13, 2018

If you have children, or if you are a huge child at heart yourself, I couldn't recommend this more. It's unashamed fun, and completely worth the price just in terms of the sheer amount of time you can get out of it if you do everything it has to offer.

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Nintendo Insider
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Sep 12, 2018

The Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 03: Vehicle Kit is easily the best all-round experience that I have had so far with Nintendo’s new line of interactive make, play and discover kits. Remarkable to build, fascinating to learn how it all works and, importantly, content rich compared to the last two kits, this could be the start of a cardboard revolution.

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Scored Reviews

PCMag
Sep 14, 2018

The Labo Vehicle Kit is a remarkable craft kit and game that lets you build your own steering wheel, joystick, and even submarine controls to control vehicles on your Nintendo Switch.

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Daily Nintendo
8.3 / 10.0
8.3 / 10.0
Sep 30, 2018

Nintendo Labo stays a nice to to fool around with. It is mostly focussed at children so for more seasoned gamers there is not much of a challenge. It is a great game with amazing possibilities but, it is not for everyone a great fit.

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Shacknews
8 / 10
8 / 10
Oct 1, 2018

It speaks volumes for the future of Labo and everything it has to offer, especially since there's a limitless world of possibilities as to what could possibly come next. It looks like, for now, Nintendo has nailed the vehicular aspects, however, and I can't wait to see the next project that comes through the finish line.

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SECTOR.sk
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Nov 22, 2018

Another cardboard kit for Nintendo Switch puts children in the driver's seat of a car, submarine and plane. And it is fun.

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Critical Hit
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Oct 3, 2018

The Labo Vehicle Kit is a meticulously designed and often fascinating building experience. The Toy-Con models fit together perfectly and encourage curiosity within anyone who engages with them. While the gaming element is an improvement over previous Labo Kits, it's not going to suck you in for countless hours. As an intriguing way to while away the hours over a weekend, the Labo Vehicle Kit shines, but don't expect much more unless you're planning to flex your creative muscles in the Toy-Con Garage.

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GameSpot
7 / 10
7 / 10
Sep 12, 2018

Labo's newest kit features much more gameplay than its predecessor, but it's still best enjoyed with a junior partner in tow.

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Nintendo Life
7 / 10
7 / 10
Sep 12, 2018

The third Labo kit is perhaps the best one yet; it offers a solid building experience and a genuinely entertaining way to control three distinct modes of transport, as well as a fleshed-out gameworld which is not only packed with things to do, but is augmented by a range of mini-game modes which will provide many hours of enjoyment – although the multi-player ones require you to have a second Vehicle Kit to hand, which might not be feasible for everyone.

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Cubed3
7 / 10
7 / 10
Sep 12, 2018

Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 03: Vehicle Kit is the most challenging and intriguing to piece together so far, and the set that has the most longevity - their software/adventure pieces may not be the most in-depth RPG/open-world fest, but it's fun and puts the kit to good use. The wheel and joystick, in particular, are what's likely to carry momentum going forward - the Toy-Con that could easily be applied to future games and concepts.

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