Mario Kart 8 News

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

UPDATE: Nintendo investigation launched into conduct of Russia boss.

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Mario Kart 8's Animal Crossing DLC brought forward

April release date, alongside all-new difficulty mode.

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Amiibo unlock extra racing suits in Mario Kart 8

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

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Mario Kart 8 DLC trailer reveals a familiar retro track

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

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Mario Kart 8 to receive the iconic B Dasher in DLC

Here's some video of it in action.

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Mario Kart 8 getting Zelda and Animal Crossing DLC

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

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Hackers under fire for Mario Kart 8 Wii U modding

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

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

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

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Mario Kart 8 off to a great start

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

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

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

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Mario Kart 8 getting Mercedes car DLC

UPDATE: Confirmed for Europe, too.

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Nintendo shows off Mario Kart TV for smartphones

Planning new hardware for emerging markets.

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Buy Mario Kart 8 and get a free Wii U game

New characters, items, GamePad chat and fresh footage.

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

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

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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.

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Mario Kart 8 release date announced

Plus all seven Koopalings playable for the first time.

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No date for Mario Kart 8, but a new trailer

Rosalina's in it! On a super bike!

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Yet another Nintendo Direct tomorrow

Yule be mad to mistletoe it.

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Mario Kart 8 gets F1 commentary

Politics in Mushroom Kingdom. Princess not happy.

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Miyamoto unsure on F-Zero future

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

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Mario Kart 8 announced for Wii U

But not due until spring 2014.