The storied Mario Kart franchise has found its perfect home on the Nintendo Switch. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is one of the best and most complete packages since the original Super Mario Kart was gifted to the world 24 years ago. Containing 48 courses and 42 characters, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has all previously released DLC and adds new characters such as King Boo and the Inklings from Splatoon. Nintendo d...[Read More]
Almost two weeks have passed since the release of the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo could not be happier with its sales. The Nintendo Switch is currently selling so well due to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Nintendo Switch owners will not have to wait long for another major Nintendo franchise to launch on the Nintendo Switch though, because Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is coming soon.
With the year coming to a close very soon Nintendo is at it again with yet another Nintendo Direct. While Aron is busy working on the announcements from the 3DS area of things I’m busy with the round up of things on the Wii U side. Now enough babbling on my end and let’s get to all the awesome news that came from todays Nintendo Direct. Let’s start with Mario Kart 8 since everyon...[Read More]
With Mario Kart 8 out and everyone having a great time it’s only a matter of time until we may see new items within the game. It seems via the rumor mill and the picture above is that we might get new DLC (Downloadable Content) for Mario Kart 8. I think this is exciting news if you ask me, which I may have put in 100+ hours already. Plus, after looking at the picture above and it being E3, h...[Read More]
While I admit I do enjoy a good unboxing, it seems that many people in other regions have obtained Mario Kart 8 early. Sadly I guess that some people in the US other than press have a copy as well. However, with any game it was bound to happen, but who cares it’s an unboxing of the Limited Edition, which includes a Blue Shell that isn’t available in North America.
Typically you’ll have Nintendo feature a Nintendo Direct via streaming services. Today, Nintendo has released a Mario Kart 8 themed Nintendo Direct, which features no other game except Mario Kart 8. However, can you brave that the video is 35 minutes long? I did and you’ll be glad to learn a lot about the game as you watch.
If you remember the other day I made a post that Europe is getting a special Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle. It isn’t themed to the game, but will include the game. However you could pick from Team Mario or Team Luigi that has skins to those characters. Today Nintendo of America made an awesome announcement for Mario Kart 8 fans here in North America that has to deal with a Mario Kart 8 Bundle an...[Read More]
With Mario Kart 8 only a month away we at Marooners’ Rock are highly excited. I mean who wouldn’t want the game? I can say right now my personal Facebook already has trash talking and plans for all-nighters between friends. Anyways, as you can see in the title the UK is lucky once again when it comes to Mario Kart 8. If you live in the UK you can pre-order a limited edition Mario Kart ...[Read More]