Tags : Mario Kart

Nintendo Crack Down On Real Life Mario Kart Company For

Maricar (now Mari Mobility Development Inc.) run the un-official real life Mario Kart tours in Japan, in which you can dress up as versions of the characters and drive around the streets of Tokyo in actual go-karts. Unfortunately, they tow the line very closely with their Mario Kart inspiration, and Nintendo have decided they’re not […]Read More

Nintendo New Year Sale Starts Today

Nintendo have announced that their 2020 Nintendo New Year Sale begins today on the eSHOP. We’ve listed the main highlights of the sale below but be sure to check out the eSHOP yourself for even more deals. Perfect if you have some money left over after all the Christmas sales!     Highlighted deals:   […]Read More

7 Possible (?) Reasons for the Nintendo Switch Tax

Ever wondered why games for the Nintendo Switch are so expensive? Sometimes more than on alternative platforms? It’s not always by much, though sometimes it’s a whole lot, but it’s definitely enough of a trend to be noticeable. So, what’s the deal with that? Here are some possible reasons for what I like to call […]Read More

Mario Kart Tour Mobile Game Announced

Nintendo has just announced that the next series of theirs to get the mobile treatment is Mario Kart, with Mario Kart Tour releasing no later than March 2019. It’s a little bit of a wait, but they’ve been on a roll lately with both console and mobile gaming, and it’s sure to be a lovely […]Read More

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review (Switch)

Speeding toward the finish line, victory just a moment away and then the dreaded blue shell strikes. Despite these traumatic moments the game never failed to make my day. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a game that both longtime fans and newcomers will be able to enjoy.   Mario Kart 8 Deluxe isn’t just a simple port […]Read More

Nier Automata, Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds, Persona 5, Mario Kart 8

This year’s been fantastic so far for Japanese games, and we’ve been playing a whole bunch of it this week at Castle Rice. From new JRPG landmarks like Nier Automata and Persona 5, a delicious otome visual novel in the latest Hakuoki, and enjoying the forbidden pleasures of Switch with the greatest and latest Mario […]Read More

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Trailer Shows Off New Content

Nintendo has released a new Mario Kart 8 Deluxe trailer – the updated version of Mario Kart 8 for Wii U – which shows off the content unique to the Switch version of the game. New characters, courses, modes and gameplay mechanics make an appearance alongside the various different ways you can play it on Switch. […]Read More

Nintendo Switch UK Premiere: Hands-On Gameplay & Chat

Oscar, Peter, and Geraint hit up the Nintendo Switch UK Premiere Event. Here’s the low-down on the big hitters – including 1, 2, Switch, ARMS, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Ultra Street Fighter II, Sonic Mania, and Super Bomberman R!  Read More

New Donk City – The Latest in a Proud Line

The Super Mario Odyssey trailer has doubtlessly made a lot of people very excited – including Donkey Kong fans. The game looks like it’s going to be fantastic, but what a lot of you may not have realised is that the realistic city which Mario was running around in was called New Donk City and […]Read More