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Review: BAFL: Brakes are for Losers Switch review – But is the game for losers?

BAFL: Brakes are for Losers Switch review - But is the game for losers? There’s a challenge mode found in this bizarre racer; I think it’s supposed to improve skills needed for the main championship. The challenges certainly live up their name, but I can’t see how they are meant to help.

The challenges come in two forms, time attack, where you’ll speed around the tracks as fast as possible, and perfect laps, where, as the name suggests, you have to drive a perfect lap.

The latter is a lot harder than the former, since the premise of the game is to drive fast and never use the brakes. In fact, the cars don’t have brakes. They have a horn – surely only for comedic purposes – and they have a nitro button.

In order to race a perfect lap, you cannot touch the walls of the track for a specific number of metres. Doing so rewards you with chequered flags which open up more tracks where you can play similar challenges.

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