Nintendo announces pretty incredible news that should make the hearts of owners of a Nintendo Switch beat faster. According to an announcement, the two games The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey VR support for the upcoming Nintendo Labo VR: VR set to receive. The necessary update will be published for free on April 25th.
Nintendo Labo VR Set – VR support for “Zelda: Breath of the Wild” and “Super Mario Odyssey” announced
In the future, the Nintendo Labo VR set allows Switch players to put together their own VR set to dive into the virtual realm with the convertible game console. For this, the company relies on creative solutions to implement the limited technical specifications of the hardware. The VR packages appear in different forms with different associated VR experiences.
Now there were unexpected news from Nintendo, because in addition to the featured mini-games to be ported to two of the most popular switch titles for VR. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey will be experienced in an immersive environment in the future.
Experience 2 beloved games in new ways with the Toy-Con VR Goggles from the #NintendoLabo: VR Kit! https://t.co/be8xudP2PK pic.twitter.com/M0C6w59lIT
– Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) April 5, 2019
It works in different ways to provide VR support to the mushroom-crushing plumber and the sword-wielding hero.
In Super Mario Odyssey, the free update integrates an additional mini-game mode with customized VR challenges. A total of three different missions should be added. The open game world of Breath of the Wild, however, will be completely adapted to simply transfer the usual gaming experience to VR. Only the cutscenes should be omitted here.
The Nintendo Labo VR set will be officially released on April 12th. The free VR support update for Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey will follow on April 25th.