Mario Kart 8 News

A Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Open and Other Tournaments Brings Life to Nintendo Switch Online

Let some online competition vroom-vroom your winter blues away.

Nintendo Switch Cleans Up Over Thanksgiving With Its Best Sales Week to Date

The Switch sold 830,000 units over a single week. Damn.

The Switch Topped Black Friday Even Without Price Cuts

It's also a top trend on Cyber Monday, too.

Nintendo Has No Plans to Reduce the Switch's Price Point

President Furukawa says they'd like to sell the Switch at its current price point for as long as possible.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Gets a Free Breath of the Wild Update

Link's got a fresh new bike.

Nintendo Promises More Updates for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Surprisingly, Nintendo does seem to be done with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.

Heavy-Duty Paper Mario as Mario Kart 8 Becomes Mario Kard Thanks to Labo

You Can Now Play Mario Kart 8 With Your Labo Motorbike Toy-Con.

Switch Sales Near 18 Million, with Mario Odyssey and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe the Most Popular Titles

Nintendo's still someway off the Wii's 101 million units sold and Mario Kart Wii's 37 million units sold, but it's on its way.

Nintendo Switch Has Sold 4.7 Million Units Worldwide, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe at 3.5 Million

Nintendo is making great money this quarter on the Nintendo Switch.

Inkling Girl No Longer Gestures "Up Yours" in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Squid ladies who make rude gestures get sent back to driving school.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Is the Fastest-Selling Mario Kart in US History

Nintendo made the right call bringing back Mario Kart 8.

Are the Miis in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Less Expressive?

Players are noticing some stark changes to the Mii racers in Nintendo Switch's latest game.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Kills Fire-Hopping For Extra Mini-Turbo

The technique higher-level players used to get ahead seems to be gone in Deluxe.

Nintendo Switch Has Mario Kart 8, Minecraft, Rayman, and Payday 2 Coming This Year

Looking for more to play on your Switch? Nintendo is ready for you.

Nintendo's Russian Store Leaks Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Switch Bundle

The leak is coming from inside the house!

Video Outlines New Features for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch

This April: Urchin Underpass will know no mercy.

Nintendo's Commercial for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Raises Some Eyebrows

Nintendo knows you're going to play the Switch on the toilet, and it approves.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Not A Switch Launch Game, Coming April 28

The improved version of Mario Kart 8 was missing from the Nintendo Switch Presentation.

USgamer Community Weekend Discussion Thread: Watch_Dogs or MK8?

How will you be spending your weekend? Driving funny karts with Mario, or stealing your wheels from the innocent? Let's talk!

Mario Kart 8: More Characters, Karts, Courses, and the Fall of the Blue Shell

Nintendo's new Direct video is a deep dive into Mario Kart 8's new features. Watch and learn, folks.

Wii U Mario Kart 8 Bundle Confirmed for Europe

And we'll be very surprised if we don't see it here in the near future, too.

Nintendo Direct Round-Up: Little Mac, Mario Kart and More

All eyes were on Nintendo for the new Direct. Did Iwata deliver the goods?

Hyrule Warriors, Dr. Luigi, Mario Kart 8 and More: Nintendo Direct Round-Up

Today's Nintendo Direct gave us a swathe of news on new and upcoming 3DS and Wii U titles -- including one or two genuine surprises.

Nintendo Direct at E3: Business as Usual

Nintendo's E3 presentation was this morning - was it enough to make the Wii U a contender against the might of next-gen?