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Nintendo Shuts Down Real-Life 'Mario Kart' In Japan

Nintendo won its lawsuit against the Japanese company that brought 'Mario Kart' to life in the streets of Tokyo. Fans of the racing franchise may have something else to look forward to, though, namely an attraction in Super Nintendo World.

Video Games September 28, 2018

Nintendo To Bring 'Mario Kart' To Smartphones As 'Mario Kart Tour' Becomes Official

A mobile version of Nintendo's 'Mario Kart' is being developed right now. It will be called 'Mario Kart Tour' when it comes out sometime in 2019

Video Games February 1, 2018

Have You Ever Wanted To Play 'Mario Kart' In Virtual Reality? Here's Your Chance!

Bandai Namco will open a virtual reality arcade named VR Zone Shinjuku in Tokyo next month. One of the planned activities is 'Mario Kart VR,' a virtual reality version of the 2005 arcade game 'Mario Kart GP.'

Video Games June 14, 2017

Super Nintendo World Is Universal Studios Japan's Super Mario Theme Park With A 'Mario Kart' Ride

Super Nintendo World has officially begun construction in Osaka, with Universal Studios Japan confirming that a 'Mario Kart' ride will be part of the theme park. Super Nintendo World opens before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Video Games June 8, 2017

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Gives Access To All Unlockables, Except One: Here's How To Unlock Gold Mario

All the unlockables in 'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' are opened up, expect for one. Gold Mario remains the only unlockable in the racing game, and here is how to unlock the shiny racer.

Video Games April 21, 2017

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review Roundup: What Gamers Are Saying About The Improved Wii U Classic

Nintendo’s classic party game featuring the best Nintendo characters is back with 'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.' Find out if it raced its way to the gamers' hearts with our 'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' review roundup.

Video Games April 21, 2017

Nintendo Throws Blue Shell At Business That Lets You Play 'Mario Kart' In Real Life

Nintendo has filed a lawsuit against Tokyo-based MariCar for copyright infringement. The 'Mario Kart'-inspired business offers go-kart tours around the city, with riders provided costumes of various Nintendo characters.

Business Tech February 25, 2017

5 Games We Want To See On The Nintendo Switch

Nintendo's big reveal of the Nintendo Switch has fans excited over trying out the new gaming console. Here are five video games we would like to see ported to the Switch.

Video Games October 22, 2016

Nintendo 64 Turns 20: Here's How It Revolutionized The Scene In 2 Decades Of Awesomeness

Nintendo 64 was launched 20 years ago, and the gaming world owes a lot to the console. We highlighted the major contributions of N64 so you can take a happy trip down memory lane.

Video Games June 24, 2016

The Worst Item In The 'Mario Kart' Franchise? Nintendo Boss Says It's The Ink

What's the worst item to be hit by in Mario Kart? According to Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aimé, it's not the Thunder Bolt, the POW Block or the Blue Shell - it's the ink.

Video Games June 18, 2016

Nintendo Plans To Enter Film Business: 'Mario Kart' Movie Perhaps? 

Nintendo announced its plan to produce its own movie in the near future. Soon, people might be able to watch movies like 'The Legend of Zelda' and 'Mario Kart' in theaters in many parts of the globe.

Business Tech May 17, 2016

'Super Mario Kart' With 101 Players Sure Is Crowded

'Mario Kart' gets way more chaotic when there are an additional 100 racers with whom to compete.

Geek February 17, 2016

'Mario Kart' Mashup Brings The World Of 'Star Wars' To The Racing Game

Talk about some Nintendo-branded podracing.

Geek February 10, 2016

'Mario Kart' In 'Grand Theft Auto V' Replaces Green Shells With Molotov Cocktails

'Mario Kart' in the world of 'Grand Theft Auto' isn't exactly good, clean fun.

Geek September 8, 2015

Video Turns 'Mario Kart' Into A Real-Life Skateboard Race

The company Digital Corridor, which creates polished YouTube videos inspired by video games, action movies and sci-fi, released a video that puts Luigi on a skateboard and has him race against the clock.

Geek August 25, 2015

Nintendo 2DS Price Drops To $99 Starting Aug. 30

Nintendo's 2D version of it's 3D handheld will be getting a signficant price drop at the end of the month.

Geek August 20, 2015

Long Lost 'Mario Kart' Game Discovered For The Game Boy Advance

It's not every day that an unfinished Mario game sees the light of day, especially one that was canceled back in 2004.

Geek August 18, 2015

Mario Kart, Pokemon And World Of Warcraft Reportedly To Get Featured In New Universal Video Games Theme Park

Spend your Orlando vacation with Zelda, Mario and some Orcs from Warcraft in the new rumored theme park by Universal Studios.

Geek July 27, 2015

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Gets Reimagined As 'Mario Kart'

Combine 'Mario Kart' with the apocalyptic road rage of 'Mad Max: Fury Road', and you get one fantastic mash-up trailer.

Internet Culture May 22, 2015

Teens React To 'Mario Kart 64': Competition Is Alive And Well

There's just something about 'Mario Kart' that brings out the competitor in everyone, and it's clear that a player's age doesn't matter: 'Teens React' proved that when it took the Nintendo classic for a test drive.

Geek January 5, 2015

Zelda, Animal Crossing drivers, 16 new courses packed into Mario Kart 8 DLCs

Nintendo announces Zelda and Animal Crossing DLC for Mario Kart. The two expansion packs with add 16 courses, eight vehicles and six characters to the core game.

Video Games August 27, 2014

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