More VR gamers smashing up their homes accidentally, says insurer


Super smash bros: gamers getting too into their VR gaming experiences are causing more damage around the home, insurance data finds. — AFP

As more gamers try playing in virtual reality (VR), more are getting into accidents around the home, according to insurance data.

The Guardian reported a 31% increase in home content insurance claims involving VR headsets in 2021, quoting data from insurance company Aviva.

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