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Check Out What Mario Kart Would Look Like In Virtual Reality

07/13/2017, You might have heard that over in Japan, arcade gamers will soon be able to experience Mario Kart in virtual reality. This isn’t some kind of modified version of Mario Kart, but it appears that this is a version of the game designed specifically for VR....

New Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Update Adds New Pikmin Costume

06/29/2017, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, for those unfamiliar, is basically Mario Kart 8, except that it has been designed for the Nintendo Switch. It will come with all the DLCs from the previous Mario Kart 8, which means that in terms of characters, karts, and other...

Mario Kart VR Will Be Finding Its Way Into A Japanese Arcade

06/13/2017, In recent times we’re starting to see more gaming developers give existing franchises a VR makeover. For example during E3 there were announcements like DOOM: VFR, Fallout 4 VR, and Skyrim VR, all of which are based on existing titles. Now it looks like...

Universal’s Super Nintendo World Will Get A Mario Kart Ride

06/09/2017, If you ever needed another reason to visit Japan, how about Super Nintendo World? You may or may not have recently heard that Nintendo and Universal have agreed to collaborate on a Super Nintendo World that will be opening in Universal Studios in Japan,...

Mario Kart Is The Best-Selling Racing Franchise Of All Time

05/22/2017, When it comes to racing games, there are many that gamers can choose from. You can go for more street style racing with the Need For Speed franchise, or alternatively you can choose to race super cars with the Forza franchise. However if you want...

‘Battle Mode’ Could Be Returning In Mario Kart 8 For Switch

01/02/2017, It probably goes without saying that Mario Kart will be arriving for the Switch. After all it is one of Nintendo’s more iconic games, plus we saw the game being played in the trailer video. However it seems that the Switch version of Mario Kart 8 is...

Mario Kart 64 Lands On North American Wii U Virtual Console

12/29/2016, Would you like to take a trip down memory lane? You can if you own a Nintendo Wii U. The company has released Mario Kart 64 on the North American Wii U eShop through the Nintendo 64 Virtual Console. The classic game is now available for download from the...

Mario Kart For Switch Rumored To Feature New Tracks & Characters

11/16/2016, It is without a doubt that Mario Kart will be one of the titles available for the Nintendo Switch. It was shown off in the console’s debut trailer, and even if Nintendo claims the trailer doesn’t represent actual footage, it would be pretty silly for...

Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart Won’t Be Refreshed Annually

08/12/2015, Companies like Ubisoft, Activision, and EA refresh some of their titles on an annual basis, meaning that every year we can look forward to a new Assassin’s Creed, new Call of Duty, and new Battlefield. However when it comes to Nintendo’s franchises,...

Mad Max Meets Mario Kart In Hilarious Mashup

05/22/2015, If you love cars, racing, and just random acts of destruction, then Mad Max: Fury Road is a movie you’ll want to check out. Let’s not forget the movie also features a pretty impressive cast of actors and actresses, such as Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron,...

Mario Kart 8 For Wii U’s Secret Tune Discovered

01/13/2015, It has been close to a quartet of a century that Nintendo sound designer and composer Kazumi Totaka has sneakily included a song into the Japanese firm’s video games on the quiet. This song comprises of a simple 19-note melody, where it is more commonly...

Nintendo Will Not Roll Out Another Mario Kart On Existing Consoles

11/06/2014, Mario Kart is one of those first party titles that Nintendo has introduced over the years with each iteration of their own consoles – handheld or in the living room, and to great success, too. It looks like the franchise is still a long way off from...

Mario Kart VR For The Oculus Rift Puts Gamers In The Driver’s Seat

09/30/2014, One of the interesting things that developers have managed to do with the Oculus Rift is make normal games playable in virtual reality mode. It definitely adds a different dimension and creates a more immersive experience. Well if you’ve always wondered...