Mario Kart 8 News

Russian Nintendo fans want rid of the company's local boss

UPDATE: Nintendo investigation launched into conduct of Russia boss.

Mario Kart 8's Animal Crossing DLC brought forward

April release date, alongside all-new difficulty mode.

Amiibo unlock extra racing suits in Mario Kart 8

UPDATE: First DLC pack dated, Amiibo and new Zelda track gameplay shown off.

Excitebike returns in Mario Kart 8 DLC track footage

On course for release next month.

Mario Kart 8 DLC trailer reveals a familiar retro track

UPDATE: Watch our exclusive Wii U vs. GameCube vs. DS track comparison.

Mario Kart 8 to receive the iconic B Dasher in DLC

Here's some video of it in action.

Mario Kart 8 getting Zelda and Animal Crossing DLC

UPDATE: Pre-purchase both for 11, get Yoshi and Shy Guy bonuses.

Hackers under fire for Mario Kart 8 Wii U modding

"We're not going to be encouraging cheating with this..."

PlayStation 4 is top-selling console for five months straight in the US

3DS second, while Mario Kart 8 sees Wii U improve.

Mario Kart 8 off to a great start

Fastest selling Wii U game ever with 1.2m sales at launch.

Watch Dogs is the biggest new IP launch in the UK ever

Only GTA, FIFA, COD and Battlefield have ever sold more.

Mario Kart 8 getting Mercedes car DLC

UPDATE: Confirmed for Europe, too.

Nintendo shows off Mario Kart TV for smartphones

Planning new hardware for emerging markets.

Buy Mario Kart 8 and get a free Wii U game

New characters, items, GamePad chat and fresh footage.

It looks like there'll be a Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle

UPDATE: Nintendo confirms, but will it be Cheep Cheep?

Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition comes with a real life Spiny Shell

Buy SNES Super Mario Kart from eShop to get money off Mario Kart 8.

Mario Kart 8 release date announced

Plus all seven Koopalings playable for the first time.

No date for Mario Kart 8, but a new trailer

Rosalina's in it! On a super bike!

Yet another Nintendo Direct tomorrow

Yule be mad to mistletoe it.

Mario Kart 8 gets F1 commentary

Politics in Mushroom Kingdom. Princess not happy.

Miyamoto unsure on F-Zero future

"I don't really have a good idea for what's new that we could bring."

Mario Kart 8 announced for Wii U

But not due until spring 2014.