Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - Version 1.2.1 available

Version 1.2.1

- Corrected an issue that prolonged the time to return to the lobby after races near the start and end times of online tournaments.

Thanks to ArmoredFrog for the heads up!

Unused mission mode found in Mario Kart Wii

A lot of people really enjoyed Mission Mode in Mario Kart DS, and were hoping to see it come back. Looks like there were indeed plans, but for whatever reason, Nintendo decided to abandon the idea. Perhaps they'll bring it back to the series at some point in the future.

LINE mobile app - Mario Kart stickers available

- set of 24 Mario Kart GO!GO! Stickers
- includes animations and sound
- 100 LINE Coins or equivalent

Rappers Little Yachty and Logic play some Mario Kart 8 Deluxe during a concert

I don't know the story behind this, but as you can see, rappers Lil Yachty and Logic took some time during a concert to play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Sometimes when you get the need to play, you just can't resist!

Bandai Namco details Nintendo's input on Mario Kart Arcade GP VR

Coming from an IGN feature...

- the game was made in consultation with Nintendo
- there was input from Shigeru Miyamoto himself
- Nintendo reworked its IP rules to take the special requirements of VR into account