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Mario Kart Tour - content update for July 8th, 2020

[Tours] Part 2 of the 21st Tour, the Marine Tour, is now live (available until July 15th)

[Pipe] The 2nd Marine Pipe is now available. It features the following: Mario (Swimwear), Cheep Snorkel, and Blooper Wingtip (available until July 15th)

[Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Blizzard Balloons Pack, Birdo (Light Blue) (available until July 15th)

The Marine Tour makes a splash in Mario Kart Tour (official PR)

Drive with the top down!

Get ready to beat the heat—and your fellow racers! Enjoy aquatic racing adventures through the Mushroom Kingdom with the Marine Tour—the latest limited-time event in the Mario Kart Tour game, happening now! Collect Grand Stars and see if you can earn all the rewards.

Mario Kart Tour is for everyone, newcomers and veterans alike. Check it out to join the race today.

Event duration: Until July 14, 2020 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Login bonus duration: Until July 14, 2020 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Tour overview

Week 1: Rosalina (Swimwear) is in the spotlight

In the first week of the Marine Tour you can find Rosalina (Swimwear), the Blue Soda kart, and the Luma Parafoil glider in the spotlight.

Rosalina (Swimwear)’s special item is the Coin Box—handy to make it rain coins!

The favored courses for this driver will include the second course of every cup for the duration of the Marine Tour. This should help you splash your way to some new point records.

Week 2: Mario (Swimwear) in the spotlight

In the second week of the Marine Tour, you can find Mario (Swimwear), the Cheep Snorkel kart, and the Blooper Wingtip glider in the spotlight.

Mario (Swimwear)’s special item is the Dash Ring. Dive through for a speed boost!

The favored courses for this driver will include the third course of every cup for the duration of the Marine Tour. See if you can pool new point records!

Tour gifts

The included Tour gifts this time are Koopa Troopa, the Biddybuggy kart, and the BBIA Parafoil glider. If you have a Mario Kart Tour Gold Pass subscription and earn enough Grand Stars, you will also receive Rosalina, the Soda Jet kart, and the Droplet Glider as Tour gifts.

About Mario Kart Tour

In the free-to-start Mario Kart Tour game, players can put the pedal to the metal in courses inspired by real-world locations as well as Mario Kart series favorites. Put powerful items to use as you tear up the track and go for a high score in endless racing fun. Collect and upgrade a variety of drivers, karts, and gliders to find the combo that will lead you to victory!

City courses, special in-game event courses inspired by real-world locations, will be available during specific time periods and take place every two weeks.

Mario Kart Tour 'Marine Tour' footage

The Mario Kart Tour 'Marine Tour' is now underway, bringing some fun-in-the-sun to the game. Check out some of the new action in the video above!

Mario Kart Tour 'Marine Tour' now live, includes swimwear Mario and Rosalina

Let's go for a dip!

The Marine Tour has officially kicked off in Mario Kart Tour, and it brings with it two new variations on character. Players can now get their hands on Swimwear Mario and Rosalina, both of which are looking pretty snazzy! Give the trailer a watch to see what other Summertime content awaits!

Mario Kart Tour "Marine Tour" kicks off June 30th, 2020

A bit of fun in the sun

Nintendo is embracing the Summer spirit with their next update for Mario Kart Tour. Staring June 30th, 2020, racers will be able to hop in on the Marine Tour, complete with the two characters teased above. Looks like Mario and Rosalina are getting some swimmingly good makeovers!

Mario Kart Tour - content update for June 24th, 2020

[Tours] Part 2 of the 20th Tour, the Peach Tour, is now live (available until July 1st)

[Pipe] The 2nd Peach Pipe is now available. It features the following: Peach (Vacation), Peach (Wintertime), and Pink Gold Peach (available until July 1st)

[Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Blizzard Parasol Pack, and Pink Wing Pack (available until July 1st)

Join the Mario Kart North American Open June 2020 tournament and you could win My Nintendo Gold Points!

May the best racer win!

Get ready to race toward the finish line in the Mario Kart North American Open June 2020 tournament! Eligible players of the Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe game from across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico will have a chance to compete in this in-game* event from June 26 – 28.

Players can take part in up to 24 races each day and will be scored based on their in-game ranking in each race. At the end of each day, the top eight players with the highest accumulated scores will receive 2,500 My Nintendo Gold Points!

Join the tournament on June 26 – 28 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. PT by selecting Online Play*, picking Tournaments, and then click on Search by Code. Once there, you can enter the day’s tournament code:

6/26/2020: 3557-8041-7067
6/27/2020: 2245-4903-3515
6/28/2020: 5188-8851-1019
Voilà! You’re ready for the starting line!

Scores reset at the end of each day, so if you don’t win the first day, try again! But please remember, a single player may only claim one prize. If that same player happens to land in the top eight during the remainder of the event, they won’t get another prize. Instead, the next eligible player on the leaderboard will be declared the winner for that tournament day. This way, everyone has a shot!

We hope you’ll be able to join in. Good luck, everyone!

Nintendo the second most-seen gaming industry brand on TV for May 16th to June 15th, 2020

Beat out by Sony

Nintendo has been taking the top spot in TV commercial viewership for a few months now, but this time around they drop to second place overall. Sony took #1 for May 16th to June 15th, 2020, but you can get the full details on Nintendo's second place finish below.

- aired 15 ads over 1,700 times
- 264.9 million TV ad impressions
- top commercial by impressions (51.1 million) was “How We Play: Mario Kart 8”
- SpongeBob SquarePants, The Loud House, and Big City Greens were three of the top shows by impressions
- top networks included Nick, Disney Channel, and Cartoon Network

Peach takes center stage in the latest Mario Kart Tour event

Take a tour with Peach

Roll up for a royally fun time at the races with the Peach Tour—the latest limited-time event in the Mario Kart Tour game, happening now! Collect Grand Stars and see if you can earn all the rewards.

Mario Kart Tour is for everyone, newcomers and veterans alike. Check it out to join the race today.

Event duration: Until June 30, 2020 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Login bonus duration: Until June 30, 2020 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Tour overview

Week 1: Peach (Wedding) is in the spotlight

In the first week of the Peach Tour, you can find Peach (Wedding), the Sweet Daytripper kart, and the Silver Bells glider in the spotlight.

Peach (Wedding)’s special item is Triple Mushroom—a rustic bouquet of speed boosts!

The favored courses for this driver will include the second course of every cup for the duration of the Peach Tour. This should help you say “I do” to some new point records.

Week 2: Peach party in the spotlight

In the second week of the Peach Tour, you can find Pink Gold Peach, Peach (Vacation), Peach (Wintertime), the Wildfire Flyer kart, and the Royal Parachute glider in the spotlight.

Pink Gold Peach’s and Peach (Vacation)’s special item is the Coin Box. Ka-ching!

Peach (Wintertime)’s special item is the Dash Ring. Use it to race circles around your opponents!

The favored courses for these drivers will include the third course of every cup for the duration of the Peach Tour. See if you can crown new point records!

Tour gifts

The included Tour gifts this time are Roy, the Koopa Dasher kart, and the Piranha Plant Parafoil glider. If you have a Mario Kart Tour Gold Pass subscription and earn enough Grand Stars, you will also receive Baby Peach, the Daytripper kart, and the Peach Parasol and Cape Mario Hanafuda gliders as Tour gifts.

Mario Kart Tour - content update for June 17th, 2020

Life's a Peach!

[Tours] The 20th Tour, the Peach Tour, is now live. (available until July 1st)

[Pipe] The 1st Peach Pipe is now available. It features the following: Peach (Wedding), Sweet Daytripper, and Silver Bells (available until July 1st)

[Store] The following is now available in the Store: Value Pack, Silver-and-Gold Hearts Pack, Gilded Prancer Pack, and Peach Tour Commemorative Kart: Happy Ride (available until July 1st)

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