Mario Kart 8 To Get Tough Fight From Nintendo’s Splatoon?

Nintendo fans have a reason to rejoice as the company is all set to launch Splatoon’s marketing campaign in competition to Mario Kart 8. Chandra Nair, the marketing manager at Nintendo UK  stated in interview that they are confident about the colorful new shooter.

The reports also indicate that the gaming platform has already started to push Splatoon on the digital billboards. Ads have also appeared in different cinema halls and digital media 

The company is pushing the game in every media channel and is also planning to build skatepark in Corby with Splatoon theme.

The game is set to release in Japan on May 28, 2015 and concerns characters called linkilngs, beings that can transform grom humniods to squids and vice versa.

They can hide or swim with the aid the colored ink spray. It will feature several modes including 4-on-4 multiplayer.


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Mario Kart 8 DLC News: Nintendo Confirms Another Release In The Works

Nintendo has hit bull’s eye in terms of profits and sales, thanks to new innovations such as amiibos figures and new add-ons to Mario Kart 8. All Nintendo 3DS fans and Wii U enthusiasts can be happy with the confirmation that new releases and spunked up versions are on the maker’s cards.

Mario Kart 8 DLC News: Nintendo Confirms Another Release In The WorksNintendo is eyeing to introduce fans to the world of additional content download for games such as Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U and Mario Kart 8. Better news is that upcoming titles in the genre include New Nintendo 3DS/New Nintendo 3DS XL,  Xenoblade Chronicles 3D and Rhythm Tengoku. In terms of Wii U, expect new titles such as Splatoon and Yoshi’s Woolly World along with the Mario Maker.

The giant from Japan has confirmed support to Mario Kart 8 as well as Super Smash Bros for 3DS/Wii U via extra DLC releases.  So this teases fans with possibilities of brand new karts, racers and game modes.  

The last few DLC packs saw fresh titles such as F- Zero, Animal Crossing and The Legend of Zelda. Loyalists are hoping to see new racers such as Samas Aran from Metroid or new design along the game course. As for Mario Kart 8 fans, we are actually rooting for a Battle Mode that is a right follow up to the 200CC mode.

Also read: Mario Kart 8 200 CC Shortcuts Will Expedite Your Speed!

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Mario Kart 8 200 CC Shortcuts Will Expedite Your Speed!

Mario Kart 8 200 CC has become faster with new shortcuts in every course. Yes, now you can easily speed through and expedite your race, only if you do not bang into the wall initially. 

New shortcuts in Mario Kart 8 Axsel, a user on You Tube has made a special video via Reddit to display all the shortcuts that are recently included in the game. Now gamers do not have to use Mushroom-fueled speed boosters to take advantage of good speed. The video is quite handy for those who are finding it difficult to reach to the first position.

Shortcuts are probably the best way to win the race than simply staying on the Rainbow Raod for at least five seconds or more than that.

Mario Kart 8 200 CCwas released on 23 April with a free update and two of its DLC packs of premium range were also released on the same day.

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Mario Kart 8 Receives Patches And Fixes With 4.1 Update, Race Head With 200cc With Ease Now

Mario Kart 8 has come under scanner again thanks to latest patches that the game received recently. Amid concerns such as game crashes and slow booting, the game has got patched up from all bugs and issues.

Mario Kart 8 Receives Patches And Fixes With 4.1 UpdateYou can now get hands on a 4.1 version of Mario Kart 8. More so, the latest update has also removed a recurring problem of files getting deleted due to the game with the new fix.  For gamers, good news comes with arability of the unlocked Mirror mode with this latest update. In fact, you can now play on 200cc level. Therefore, you may forget the woe of not clearing 150 cc till date.

With the latest pace, the game developers have dismissed all perks for participation in 200 cc Grand Prix. With this also comes a hassle free process of
not having to release the speedy mode post patch installation.  Earlier, you could not unlock the Grand Prix mode until all cups at 150cc were completed with gold.

The second DLC pack for the game will add new tracks– eight in total– that includes new course themes and characters of Animal Crossing. The specialty here is that courses will change seasons every time the gamer races.

Few of the latest tracks for Mario Kart 8 are- 

  • 3DS Track Neo Bowser City
  • Cheese Land
  • Ribbon Road
  • Baby Park


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