Long before the Switch and just prior to the Wii U, a little game called Mario Kart Wii breathed new life into the series for owners of the titular console thanks to the Wii wheel. With it, players were able to more realistically mimic the action of racing their kart thanks to maintaining grip of a legitimate wheel. Nintendo Switch steering wheels work in much the same way. All you need to do is simply slot your Joy-Con controller into them and off you go!
Mario Kart 8: Deluxe is, without question, the Nintendo Switch’s hallmark racing game. And this will be the true test case for many players looking to heighten their experience by picking up a Nintendo Switch steering wheel. The steering wheels made for the Nintendo Switch needn’t be anywhere near as hi-tech as those for other platforms, meaning anyone can up their racing game for a very low cost.
This Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Wheel Pair is a straightforward, no frills solution that lets players plug in and play with Mario Kart 8: Deluxe in an entirely new way. It’s Nintendo’s official steering wheel option that comes with two shells right out of the box, meaning that it couldn’t be easier to slide off the two Joy-Con and simply slot them in. This assures your covered for any other racing game that comes to Nintendo Switch and supports motion control.
If Nintendo’s iconic Italian plumber is your character of choice in Mario Kart 8: Deluxe then this Mario-themed Joy-Con wheel has got you covered. It might only come with one steering wheel shell, but tits the best way to show your passion when racing in everyone’s favourite character kart racer – or any other racing game on Nintendo Switch, for that matter. You’ll be able to enjoy more realistic control and maintain a better grip on things.
Mario’s younger brother is constantly living in the older plumber’s shadow, but that all changed when Nintendo dubbed 2013 to be the “Year of Luigi”. He’s not had much of a look in since then, mind you, but die-hard fans can now show their support with this Luigi variant of the Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Wheel. Again, it offers you better control and a tight grip whenever things get chaotic on the track.
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