Nintendo returns to virtual reality with $40 headset

| April 18, 2019

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The Labo VR Kit, a build-it-yourself set of cardboard goggles and controllers, seems to be aimed at casual gamers. If the kit sells, it could help enhance Nintendo’s games line-up without the company having to produce a bunch of new hits. Aquarter-century after its disastrous first foray into virtual reality (VR), Nintendo Co. has returned to the technology with an affordable headset that has potential for bigger things. The Labo VR Kit, which went on sale on 12 April and starts at $40 (around ₹2,770), is a build-it-yourself set of cardboard goggles and controllers for Nintendo’s Switch console.

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