Nintendo Minute Shows Off The New 200cc Mode In Mario Kart 8

The good people over at Nintendo Minute have decided to tackle the new 200cc mode in Mario Kart 8 so be sure to check out the video above. The popular Wii U titles second pack of DLC will be available this Thursday, April 23rd, for $7.99 (I already ordered mine last year as I am sure most of you have as well). 200cc mode will also arrive that day, but it will be offered as a free update.

Looks like everyone will be back on Mario Kart 8 on Thursday!

Mario Kart 8: Neo Bowser City 3DS Head-to-Head Comparison (Wii U vs. 3DS)

The good guys over at gamexplain put together this awesome Head-to-Head Comparison video for Mario Kart 8 showcasing the Neo Bowser City 3DS and the Wii U counterpart. Clearly the Wii U version looks gorgeous but it’s nice to see how far things have progressed with the series. The all new DLC for Mario Kart 8 is headed to the system next week. We can’t wait.

Enjoy.

Here’s A Preview Of The New Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack

Here is a quick preview of the all new Mario Kart 8 DLC pack that is headed to Wii U this month. Check out the video and let us know what you think. I know my son and I are dying to get our hands on this and we have already purchased this last year.

The all new Mario Kart 8 DLC is headed to Wii U on April 23rd.

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.

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

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.