If there is one thing that parents lobe about Nerf guns, it’s the fact that those amazing toy guns for kids, will make their kids leave their computers and gaming consoles and get out of the house to get some clean air, play with their friends and get some exercise.
Let’s face it though, kids won’t always want to get out of the house, sometimes they will just want to stay in and play video games. Wouldn’t it be cool if there was a Nerf gun that also doubled as a video game controller?
That way you could get two cool toys for the price of one! Well, that’s exactly what the Nerf Switch Shot EX-3 is! Keep on reading to find out more!
What makes the Switch Shot EX-3 truly unique, is the fact that it is two cool toys rolled into one: it can be used either as a regular Nerf gun, or as a controller for lost of Nintendo Wii games, including of course the very popular Nerf N-Strike Elite video games.
When used as a Nerf blaster, the Switch Shot EX-3 is very accurate and easy to use, making it great for use as a sidearm in Nerf wars, or as an introductory blaster for younger Nerfers. When combined with a Wii remote, it is transformed into an amazing light gun that can be used with all rail shooters on the Wii.
The Switch Shot EX-3 as a blaster
What makes the the Switch Shot EX-3 truly amazing, is the fact that when it is one of the simplest and easiest Nerf guns to use! It features a front loading, spring powered mechanism that couldn’t be simpler to use: all you have to do is place a dart in the barrel, pull back the cocking mechanism to prime the gun and press the trigger to fire it!
Although it is a manually, front loaded Nerf gun the loading process is so fast and easy that will allow you to quickly reload it in a Nerf War. Furthermore, its simplicity means that even very young children will be able to use and master it in no time!
It’s also very compact and lightweight, which not only makes it really easy to conceal during a Nerf War, but also ideal for use by smaller children!
The blaster also features a Tactical Rain to allow you to attach N-Strike accessories and it can also stro two extra darts under its barrel. The package includes three darts.
The Switch Shot EX-3 as a Nintendo Wii controller
All it takes to turn the Switch Shot EX-3 into a controller for Nintendo Wii shooters is simple removing a part of the barrel and inserting the Wii Remote in the special slot. The process is very simple, which means that children should have no problem performing it without supervision.
Once the Wii Remote gets installed inside the the Switch Shot EX-3, the blaster can be used as a controller on all Nintendo Wii rail shooters and targeting games, such as the Nerf N-Strike Elite games and Link’s Crossbow training. This will help you and your kid improve your aiming skills with this amazing blaster, while playing cool games and having lots of fun!
The good and the bad:
- Two cool toys for the price of one!
- The Switch Shot EX-3 is very compact and lightweight!
- It is very easy to use, either as a blaster or as a Nintendo Wii controller, making it great for younger children!
- When used in controller mode it is compatible with many Nintendo Wii games, especially rail shooters and shooting gallery type of games!
- Great price on amazon.co.uk! Click here to get it!
- The Switch Shot EX-3 can only hold three darts when used as a blaster
- The Switch Shot EX-3 is only compatible with the Nintendo Wii when it comes to being used as a video game controller.
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