Mario Kart 8 Deluxe boxart

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (April 2017)

System:
Nintendo Switch
Publisher:
Nintendo
Developer:
Nintendo
Series:
Mario Kart

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Overview

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is the definitive version of Mario Kart 8. It is an enhanced version of the Wii U game with new characters, new items, and new modes.

Recent news about Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

New Title Screen Images

New Title Screen Images for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe gets new title screen images that go perfectly with a new release!


April Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Directly Running Through Headlines – Episode 49

Let’s speedrun through the same headlines as Nintendo!


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Locked Overview Trailers - Last for 3 hours

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will Last for 3 Hours on the Switch in Handheld

That’s on par with Breath of the Wild, at least!


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Locked Overview Trailers - Last for 3 hours

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Locked at 60fps for 1-2 Players while Docked

If 1-2 players are playing at the same time, the game is locked at 60fps.


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Locked Overview Trailers - Last for 3 hours

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Overview Trailers Released

Lots of new things to expect from Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, coming soon!


two new Switch

NOA Releases Two New Switch Commercials

Merry Switchman, everyone! Today, Nintendo of America released two new Switch commercials to go along with launch. The ad showed off the portability and multiplayer possibility of the Switch. It also showed more footage for Switch games like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and ARMS.


file sizes - joy-con connectivity issues - 1.5 million

File Sizes for Switch Games Revealed

With little over a week away, Nintendo reveled the file sizes for some of the Switch games coming out at launch. Of course, Breath of the Wild’s size popped up last month, but now we know the size of games like Mario Kart. Note: these are file sizes for digital copies of each game.


North American Switch commercials

North American Switch Commercials Released

It’s Nintendo of America’s turn for some Nintendo Switch commercials. These North American Switch commercials focus on a few of the games, especially 1-2 Switch.


Game Data

Status:
Announced
Players:
1-12
Release Date:
Nintendo Switch
  • April 28, 2017 (USA)
  • April 28, 2017 (Europe)
  • April 28, 2017 (Japan)
Game Rating:
E for Everyone
Genres:
Racing

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