It may be March, but it's not getting any warmer out there despite what that groundhog said last month. Who cares? There is plenty of stuff you can do inside, and so many gaming goodies to read about before they come out. This week we have the return of an awesome female character in Mortal Kombat 11 and a look at the story, as well as some info on the Nintendo Labo VR Kit. Who needs sunshine and vitamin D? Here is your Gamegrrl news for the week ending March 9.
Nintendo Labo is going virtual. The Nintendo Labo: VR Kit has been announced for April 12, and it is the fourth kit in the series. Here is the info for you: “Nintendo Labo: VR Kit offers six new Toy-Con creations to build, including the Toy-Con VR Goggles, which combine with the other creations to allow players to interact with the virtual world through imaginative real-world actions. Fend off an alien invasion with the Toy-Con Blaster, visit a colorful in-game ocean and snap photos of the sea life with the Toy-Con Camera and so much more.” The VR Kit will retail for $79.99 and includes the Nintendo Switch software and materials to build all six Toy-Con projects — the Toy-Con VR Goggles, Toy-Con Blaster, Toy-Con Camera, Toy-Con Bird, Toy-Con Wind Pedal and Toy-Con Elephant — as well as a Screen Holder and Safety Cap. There are other options for you so head over here to check it out.
This week we also got a look at the making of Cyberpunk 2077, an open-world RPG from CD Projekt Red. You can check it out above.
Here is the info for you. “Night City, California. Year 2077. The world is broken. MegaCorps manage every aspect of life from the top floors of their sky-scraping fortresses. Down below, the streets are run by drug pushing gangs, tech hustlers, and illegal braindance slingers. The in-between is where decadence, sex and pop culture mix with violent crime, extreme poverty and the unattainable promise of the American Dream.
“You are V, a cyberpunk. In a world of cyberenhanced street warriors, tech-savvy netrunners and corporate life-hackers, today is your first step to becoming an urban legend.
So, what Gamegrrl news are you most excited about this week? Let us know in the comments.