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Mario Kart 8

Wii U


It’s no secret that Wii U owners have had slim pickings in recent months, but one of Nintendo’s most consistent franchises is back to give you a reason to dust off that GamePad. Mario Kart 8 is filled with the traditional upgrades: new tracks, new weapons, and new characters. Mario and friends can also drive on walls and ceilings now. All of those elements are fantastic, but the overall polish, gorgeous visuals, and entertaining replay system make this a bigger step up than we’re used to in the series. Upon hitting the track for the first time, there’s no way to ignore the


  • Name: Mario Kart 8
  • Platform: Wii U
  • Developer: Nintendo
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Genre: Racing
  • Release Date: 5/30/2014
  • ESRB: E
  • Offline Multiplayer:
  • Online Multiplayer:
Accessibility Features
  • Subtitles: No
  • [cc]: No
  • Colorblind Mode: No
  • Multiple Difficulty Settings: No
  • In-game Help/Hint System: No
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