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https://www.ign.com/boards/threads/labo-vr-sells-out-on-amazon-and-resellers-selling-at-2-3x-the-normal-price.455353025/

Seems to be just exceptionnal but not a worldwide situation. Still if this is true, it is performing very well.



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Probably due to the lower supply over the previous versions



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kirby007 said:
Probably due to the lower supply over the previous versions

Ofcourse ! but still..



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kirby007 said:
Probably due to the lower supply over the previous versions

Are we sure about that ? It sure had more enthuasiasm around the product since the announcement of Super Mario Odyssey/Breath of the Wild VR modes.



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Mar1217 said:
kirby007 said:
Probably due to the lower supply over the previous versions

Are we sure about that ? It sure had more enthuasiasm around the product since the announcement of Super Mario Odyssey/Breath of the Wild VR modes.

Oh definitely. Retailers were likely very, very cautious with their orders after the past 3 kits.



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In the UK it just barely made it into the Top 40 of individual SKU's (missed the Top 40 of combined SKU's) so if it is selling well it's not there!



Probably more of a case of retailers being fed up with unsold Labo kits from previous versions and simply not ordering a lot. The Japanese debut apparently wasn't that high either.



When you don't send many to sell, then a shortage is more likely.



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Could ve sold more if they had called it "Nintendo SuperViewmaster" instead of Labo VR.



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Sometimes I have a feeling the Labo should have been a hit from the get go but something went wrong. It's definitely a great idea, but I think it suffered marketing-wise because people mocked the cardboard thing. Anyways, maybe it picks up steam later on.