Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Breath of the Wild Update Released

It’s easy to see why The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the best games around. It builds on the Zelda franchise and also introduces an open world concept to the game, something that it seemed to lack previously. It also introduced new graphics and new gameplay features, such as the ability to ride a bike.


Mario Kart Hot Wheels Toys Announced For Next Year

Despite being so old, there is still a huge demand for Mattel’s Hot Wheels lineup of toy cars. As if to make it even more appealing, it seems that Nintendo and Mattel have recently both teamed up to unveil a new series of Hot Wheels cars that will be based on none other than the Mario Kart franchise.


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Updated With Nintendo Labo Support

The Nintendo Labo kits were officially unveiled earlier this year and it seemed a bit like a niche product. However if you were thinking whether or not the Labo will be worth your investment, you might be interested to learn that Nintendo has recently updated Mario Kart 8 Deluxe to make it compatible with the Labo.


Monopoly Gamer: Mario Kart Edition Now Available

Over the years we’ve seen Hasbro’s Monopoly take on several different versions by partnering up with other companies and franchises, such as Star Wars. However if you’re more of a Nintendo fan, you might be interested to learn that Monopoly Gamer: Mario Kart Edition is now available for purchase.


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Dad Trolls Daughter For Cheating In Mario Kart With Fake Rejection Letter

Nobody likes a cheater, but there are also many ways in which one can address the problem. You could go strict, harsh, or in the case of 13-year old Vivian’s dad, he decided that a little humor mixed with a teachable moment was a good way to remind his daughter that cheating isn’t cool.


Nintendo & Google Partner Up To Bring Mario Kart To Google Maps

Tomorrow will be the 10th of March, and for most people this will be just another day. However for fans of Nintendo’s Mario franchise, you might know that tomorrow is also known as Mario Day, or rather because the 10th of March can also be written as MAR10 (Mario). To celebrate this, Google and Nintendo have teamed up for something special.


Japan’s Real-Life Mario Kart Racing Will Be Coming To Australia

We’re sure that some of you might have seen photos of people dressed like characters from Mario driving around on karts on the streets of Japan (if not check out the video above). While it looks like Mario Kart, technically it isn’t (presumably due to licensing issues) and is instead known Maricar. However if you’d rather not travel all the way to Japan just for it, how does Australia sound?


‘Mario Kart Tour’ Will Be Nintendo’s Next Mobile Title

Save for Miitomo (which will be shutting down in May), the rest of Nintendo’s mobile gaming efforts have largely been variants of existing titles, such as Super Mario Run, Animal Crossing, and Fire Emblem. Now it looks like another Nintendo classic will be arriving on mobile in the form of “Mario Kart Tour”.


Programmer Teaches Neural Network How To Play (And Win) At Mario Kart

Playing against AI in video games is tricky, because usually AI have been programmed to be efficient, such as taking the best corners and routes in racing games, or being able to micromanage units in RTS games, and basically just being faster and more efficient than human beings.


Check Out What Mario Kart Would Look Like In Virtual Reality

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. Now a new trailer of the game has been released which gives us a better idea of what to expect.


New Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Update Adds New Pikmin Costume

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 customization options, there are plenty to choose from.


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

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 Mario Kart could also be getting the VR treatment.


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

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, and now it looks like more details about the attraction have surfaced, such as how there will be a Mario Kart ride.


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

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 something fun and silly, there’s Nintendo’s Mario Kart.