Mario Kart VR London Site Finds A New Home In A Central Location


There’s a brand new place to play Mario Kart VR in central London.

VR Zone, the VR arcade arm of Bandai Namco, this week launched the sport at Namco Funscape in County Corridor. Funscape is a long-running arcade venue situated subsequent to the London Eye and proper in entrance of the River Thames. You possibly can already play the sport on the O2 venue, although it is a much more central location. As with different websites, the set up presents area for as much as 4 gamers at a time.

In Mario Kart VR, gamers climb into kart-shaped seats with a steering wheel and pedals. Vive Trackers are fitted to your fingers and you then pull on a Vive to seek out your self solid as both Mario, Luigi, Peach or Yoshi relying on which kart you picked.

What follows is a whirlwind tour of some highlights of the Mario Kart collection, racing by totally different environments and utilizing some iconic weapons like inexperienced shells. We’ve performed Mario Kart VR a number of instances now and it stays one of the polished, accessible experiences we’ve seen in arcades.

The sport prices £7.95 per particular person, which isn’t too unhealthy even when the expertise solely lasts for a couple of minutes. You’ll be able to e book to strive it on-line proper now.

The final time we tried Mario Kart was at Tokyo’s superb Mazaria Arcade the place we noticed a bunch of different experiences you may’t discover outdoors of Japan.

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