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Club Nintendo Europe – Mario Kart 8 Badge Set Unboxing Video

Here is an Club Nintendo Europe Mario Kart 8 Badge Set unboxing video for your enjoyment. I really wish Club Nintendo in America would do something like this as the Mario Kart 8 badge set looks pretty phenomenal.

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Mario Kart 8: DLC Pack 1 Overview Video

Here is a nice overview video for the upcoming Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack 1. You can advance purchase Pack 1, Pack 2, or the Pack 1 + Pack 2 Bundle either through the Shop section in Mario Kart 8 or in Nintendo eShop. Those who advance purchase both packs can begin using eight new Yoshi and Shy Guy colors immediately.

Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack 1 will release next week.

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Mario Kart 8 DLC Release Date Revealed

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Mario Kart 8’s first DLC will arrive on Wii U on November 13th. The DLC features 8 new courses, 4 new carts and 3 new characters. The title will also support Amiibo characters. Color us excited Nintendo.

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HERE’S THE AMIIBO’S THAT ARE COMPATIBLE WITH MARIO KART 8

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Nintendo of America has revealed which Amiibo characters you will be able to use with Mario Kart 8. Most of these we already knew about, but added to the impressive lineup include Captain Falcon, Fox McCloud, Kirby and Samus. The software update that will allow you to use Amiibo with Mario Kart 8 will arrive on November 13th.

Here is a list of the Amiibo figures that will be compatible with Mario Kart 8:

Mario
Luigi
Yoshi
Peach
Donkey Kong
Link
Kirby
Captain Falcon
Samus
Fox McCloud

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Mario Kart 8 DLC: Excitebike Arena

Here is the first video of the Mario Kart 8 DLC, Excitebike arena and we couldn’t be more excited. Nintendo is gearing up for the release of the first DLC for its highly successful Mario Kart 8 and it looks outstanding. Check out Nintendo celebrating its heritage by giving gamers an exciting throwback stage showcasing Excitebike.

Let us know what you think.

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Mario Kart 8 – Yoshi Circuit DLC Retro Track Comparison

Nintendo is resurrecting the much-loved Yoshi Circuit for Mario Kart 8’s first add-on pack, due out next month.

The course originally appeared in GameCube entry Mario Kart: Double Dash – way back in 2003, just to make you feel old – but has been jazzed up with new visuals and a remixed score.

Interestingly, Yoshi Circuit was already brought back as a retro track – in Mario Kart DS. In this video, the good guys at Eurogamer compared both the GameCube and DS versions with the brand new Wii U remake.

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THE MARIO KART 8 MERCEDES-BENZ DLC HAS BEEN DOWNLOADED OVER ONE MILLION TIMES

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Nintendo Japan has announced via Twitter that the free Mercedes-Benz downloadable content for Mario Kart 8 has been downloaded by fans over one million times. Even though the DLC is completely free, Nintendo has to be pleased fans are running out to download the additional cars.

More DLC is planned for the title next month so stay tuned.

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All New Mario Kart 8 Footage Showing Off New DLC

Here is all new footage of the newly release Mario Kart 8 DLC for Wii U. All footage was taken directly from Mario Kart TV and uploaded via the Wii U system. The all new DLC allows players to race in 3 different Mercedes Benz karts. If you preorder the upcoming DLC, players can access different colored Yoshi’s and Shy Guys as well.

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Massive Mario Kart 8 DLC Confirmed by Nintendo

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Massive Mario Kart 8 DLC Packs Add 16 New Courses, Plus New Drivers and Karts.

Earlier today we reported that there was a major Mario Kart 8 leak and now the good people over at Nintendo have confirmed; there is a lot of interesting stuff headed to Mario Kart 8. Here is the official press release from the Big N:

Two new downloadable content packs will take the world of Mario Kart 8 in directions the franchise has never seen before, while significantly expanding game-play options. The packs, which launch this fall and in spring of 2015, and are available for advance purchase starting Aug. 27 at $7.99 each (or $11...

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Major Mario Kart 8 DLC Leak

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If this image is anything to go by, it looks like the Wii U hit Mario Kart 8 will be receiving some amazing DLC come November. According to this page here, each add on content pack will contain two new cups, each with four courses, which, in total, increases the number of available courses by 50 percent.

Is this legit? Let us know what you think in the comment section

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