For avid followers of Nintendo's quarterly financial results that release periodically, there must be an excellent understanding that Mario Kart 8 is probably Nintendo's best IP within the last decade. The game is the most sold entry on Nintendo Switch alongside the previous Wii U as well. The game is even ranked to become probably the most successful racing title in the usa according to NPD Group.
Of course, it's expected another installment is to stick to the game using its release inching close to a decade. One industry analyst even encourages expectations to become met for any reveal this year. However, that could be incorrect. Nintendo continued to make a Mario Kart reveal this year, but in the form of the Booster Pass for that latest title.
The DLC expansion can be bought separately or included in Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack will be distributed in fractions with time. This Friday Nintendo has visited release Wave 1 for that Booster Pack. You can view the launch trailer in the video below:
“Racers prepared! Eight remastered courses happen to be added to the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game. Starting today, you can challenge the Golden Dash Cup and Lucky Cat Cup,” the overview shares. The very first set includes Paris Promenade (Mario Kart Tour), Toad Circuit (Mario Kart 3DS), Choco Mountain (Mario Kart 64), and Coconut Mall (Mario Kart Wii).
The latter assortment of races welcomes maps Tokyo Blur (Mario Kart Tour), Shroom Ridge (Mario Kart DS), Sky Garden (Mario Kart: Super Circuit), and Ninja Hideaway (Mario Kart Tour). This is actually the to begin what is promised to become six waves from Nintendo for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Pass.
Additionally now, Nintendo included as well three new games to Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack. Including Alien Soldier, Light Crusader, and Super Fantasy Zone which were added to the Sega Genesis virtual library. Read the entire report by heading here.
Which track are you currently most interested to test first from Wave 1 of the Booster Pass?
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe can be obtained now for Nintendo Switch.