Mario Kart 8

WIIU / Racing / Release: May 30, 2014 / ESRB: E

F-Zero series difficult to innovate, says Miyamoto

By Steve Watts, Jun 21, 2013 9:00am PDT

Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto says he understands why people want a new F=Zero, but he says he doesn't "really have a good idea for what's new that we could bring to F-Zero."


E3 racing roundup: Forza 5, GT6, DriveClub, The Crew, and NFS Rivals

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 17, 2013 2:30pm PDT

A golden year for racing games in on the horizon, so Shacknews conducts a comparison of all the racers out on the E3 floor.


Mario Kart 8 preview: a total disregard for gravity

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 12, 2013 7:30am PDT

Nintendo's new Mario Kart for Wii U draws many inspirations from F-Zero. And that's a good thing.


Nintendo E3 'Experience' includes Mario 3D World and Mario Kart 8

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2013 8:10am PDT

Nintendo has announced the four games playable at its "Experience" project: Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, and Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD.


Mario Kart 8 coming to Wii U spring 2014

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2013 7:14am PDT

Today at its E3 Nintendo Direct, the company showed off Mario Kart 8. The trailer had a few tracks in action, showing the anti-gravity mechanics as the karts transformed. It also promises online multiplayer and integrated Miiverse features. It's coming in spring of 2014.