Mini teamed up with Pokémon to develop a Pikachu-themed concept car that’s, fittingly, all-electric. The automaker showcased the car in the course of the Gamescom Opening Night Live occasion, which lets you hook up your game console and mission your gameplay from the entrance of the automobile.
Mini used its Aceman concept for this collaboration, which it previously revealed in July. With the “Pokémon mode” that comes put in on this specific car, Pikachu takes over the automobile’s most important show when the automobile’s turned on, whereas digital lightning bolts journey throughout your complete dashboard.
But the good half about this concept is that you can really plug in your game console after which use the automobile’s exterior projector to show your gameplay on no matter floor your car’s parked in entrance of. (Obviously, it might have to be darkish sufficient for this to work, and you’d have to discover a flat floor so the projection wouldn’t look warped.)
Mini didn’t provide any data on which sort of game consoles the car would help or how including controllers may work. It is simply a concept, in any case, however it might nonetheless be fairly spectacular if Mini really managed to embody this function in considered one of its future autos.