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Mario Kart Tour Multiplayer Update Includes Room Codes &#038 Team Races

Mario Kart Tour Multiplayer Update Includes Room Codes & Team Races

Mario Kart Tour multiplayer just received a slew of improvements thanks to the game's latest update Now, there are additional options to play with your friends or to start races on your terms Part of the new rollout includes custom rooms with Room Codes as well as Team Races, which let people team up as[...]

Nintendo Wins Mario Kart Infringement Suit Mari Mobility Owes $450k

Nintendo Wins "Mario Kart" Infringement Suit, Mari Mobility Owes $450k

When it comes to real-life Mario Kart, only Nintendo has that authority A Japanese court ordered go-kart company Mari Mobility to pay over $450,000 for infringing on the video game company’s intellectual property, according to a report in Inside via Kotaku The company offered Nintendo-themed costumes for drivers to wear.[caption id="attachment_1099548" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Nintendo[/caption] Nintendo[...]

Mario Kart Tour is Heading to London For Its Latest Event

"Mario Kart Tour" is Heading to London For Its Latest Event

[caption id="attachment_1128001" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Nintendo[/caption]Make way for Mario Kart Tour, London!The mobile racing game is setting down for its latest stop across the point Mario and friends are headed to London for the latest leg of Mario Kart Tour That means, in addition to a new London track, it looks like both Daisy and[...]

Mario Kart Tour Goes to Paris For Its Latest Event

"Mario Kart Tour" Goes to Paris For Its Latest Event

[caption id="attachment_1114499" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Nintendo[/caption]Mario Kart Tour has officially embarked on its latest tour This time, it's headed all the way to Paris, France.The cute new locale for the mobile racing game features Peach in her Super Mario Odyssey vacation outfit That includes a cute pink belted skirt, white blouse, and wide brim hat[...]

King Boo Waluigi and Luigis Mansion Track Are Coming to Mario Kart Tour

King Boo, Waluigi, and Luigi's Mansion Track Are Coming to "Mario Kart Tour"

[caption id="attachment_1105969" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Nintendo[/caption]Mario Kart Tour is about to welcome its latest racers With Halloween right around the corner, fans can soon use Waluigi and King Boo on a track straight out of Luigi's Mansion.The news broke by way of the official Mario Kart Tour Twitter account."In the dead of night, the roar[...]

Mario Kart Tour Tokyo Tour Races To Mobile Devices This Week

"Mario Kart Tour" Tokyo Tour Races To Mobile Devices This Week

[caption id="attachment_1099548" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Nintendo[/caption]Mario Kart Tour is headed to Tokyo as the game's second set of courses arrive in the game.The update is coming to the game starting at 3 AM ET on October 9 The official Mario Kart Tour Twitter account posted some quick concept art from the upcoming tracks[...]

Mario Kart Tour Laps Other Apps As Nintendos Most-Downloaded Mobile Game Ever

"Mario Kart Tour" Laps Other Apps As Nintendo's Most-Downloaded Mobile Game Ever

Mario Kart Tour is Nintendo's latest mobile game release, and it's doing quite well for itself.The iOS and Android title racked up a whopping 90 million downloads in its first week alone That makes it Nintendo's biggest smartphone launch ever Mario Kart Tour stands atop the list, over Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp at 14.3 million downloads and[...]

Mario Kart Tour Will Launch On Mobile In Late Setptember

"Mario Kart Tour" Will Launch On Mobile In Late Setptember

Nintendo announced this morning that they will officially release Mario Kart Tour for iOS and Android on September 25th, 2019 You can pre-register for the game starting today via the AppStore and Google Play The game will allow you to play on totally new courses that span the globe such as NYC, Paris, and Tokyo to name a few[...]

Mario Kart Tour Is Reportedly Heavily Monetized in Beta Form

Mario Kart Tour Is Reportedly Heavily Monetized in Beta Form

People may not be too keen on the current build of Mario Kart Tour as news has come out that the mobile game will be heavily monetized The report is coming from Serkan Toto, who works for Kantan Games (a Japanese gaming consulting firm), posted his findings of the beta version of the game on[...]

Four U.S. Cities Are Hosting Mushroom Cup Mario Kart Races

Four U.S. Cities Are Hosting "Mushroom Cup" Mario Kart Races

Those of you who would like to race in Mario Kart in real life have a chance in three cities as the Mushroom Rally will be kicking off soon. Denver, Los Angeles, Houston, and Miami are the four cities currently tapped to host races, which will have normal people dressed as Mario Kart characters racing in[...]

Jakks Pacific Brings Harry Potter Nintendo WWE and Batman to SDCC

Jakks Pacific Brings Harry Potter, Nintendo, WWE, and Batman to SDCC

Wind-up toys, RC cars from Mario Kart, and figures in their 2.5 and 4 inch Plenty of exclusives will be coming to both GameStop and Walgreens as well.Check out all the slides below![gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="889532,889533,889544,889545,889546,889548,889550,889553,889554,889556,889558,889559,889564,889567,889569,889572,889573,889574,889575,889577,889582,889583,889584,889585,889586,889587,889588,889589,889590,889591,889592"]  Jakks Pacific held their SDCC panel Friday evening, and as always it was a ton of fun[...]

Hot Wheels and Nintendo Team Up for Mario Kart Inspired Cars

Hot Wheels and Nintendo Team Up for Mario Kart Inspired Cars

Before San Diego Conic-Con kicks off, the company took to Twitter to show off a new set of Mario Kart inspired cars in a new partnership with Nintendo As you can see from the image below, the set looks to be made up of mostly good guys (except for Wario and Bowser) in a variety of[...]

You Can Now Play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe With Labo Gear

You Can Now Play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe With Labo Gear

Would you like a little extra challenge with your copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe? Because Nintendo just provided it to you The company has uploaded a new update that will allow you to use the Labo handlebars as part of their bike setup to control your racer in the game It's an interesting combination[...]

Playing With Hasbros Monopoly Gamer at PAX East

Playing With Hasbro's Monopoly Gamer at PAX East

As you can see below from the version they sent us when we got home from the event, the game focuses on Nintendo's Mario Kart with a simplified board and a different set of rules Every time you go around the board, you start a new race for people to compete in, all while they[...]

Trying to Get an Edge With Kart Racing: We Review PDPs Hyper Drive Wheel

Trying to Get an Edge With Kart Racing: We Review PDP's Hyper Drive Wheel

One of the best and worst items to ever come out of the Wii era for Nintendo was probably the Wii Wheel, primarily designed to be used with Mario Kart titles and whatever other racing games came on the console that used the controller's positioning for steering The upside was that you got to feel like[...]

Expect To See Mario Kart on Google Maps on March 10th

Expect To See Mario Kart on Google Maps on March 10th

Get it? You get it?!? GET IT!!!) Anyway, part of that fun will be that Google Maps will be integrating a special Mario Kart theme into their app for iOS and Android that will include characters representing cars and Question Blocks representing locations If you hit the blocks 100 times, you'll even hear a 1-Up[...]

Bloomingdales Is Getting a Nintendo Lets Play Spring Fashion Line

Bloomingdale's Is Getting a Nintendo "Let's Play" Spring Fashion Line

Fandom is taking more of a hold in fashion, and Bloomingdale's is the next source of a Nintendo-themed spring line of items.  The collection is titled "Let's Play" and features recognizable characters and items from some classic Nintendo SNES titles like Super Mario Bros., Mario Kart, Donkey Kong, and more.The spring collection will apparently consist[...]

Nintendo Announced Mario Kart Tour For Mobile In 2019

Nintendo Announced Mario Kart Tour For Mobile In 2019

Some big news from Nintendo as they have decided to expand their mobile gaming system yet again with a brand new title, this one focusing on the Mario Kart series The company announced Mario Kart Tour would be coming next year as a mobile app game on their Twitter account.The checkered flag has been raised[...]

Nintendo Offering A Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Steelbook Through Best Buy

Nintendo Offering A Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Steelbook Through Best Buy

If you're still looking to buy Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch this year, we got something you might want to check out Nintendo has partnered with Best Buy for the month of December to sell these exclusive Steelbook cases for the game during the holiday season If that's your kind of thing,[...]

Watch A Neural Network Play Mario Kart By Itself

Watch A Neural Network Play 'Mario Kart' By Itself

(No, not that way, mind out of the gutter!) Bling built a program called MariFlow off of a neural program called TensorFlow, in which the program watched over 15 hours of Mario Kart gameplay to study his driving habits, and then programmed them into the game so that the program would drive the carts We won't spoil[...]