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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 1.6 Update Adds Breath of the Wild's Master Cycle Zero

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 19, 2018 7:35pm PDT

Link is now ready to ride in style in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe's latest update.


Jump Into Mario Kart 8 Deluxe With New Nintendo Labo Toy-Con Motorbike Functionality

By Brittany Vincent, Jun 25, 2018 6:50pm PDT

Get your motor runnin'. 


Amazon Reveals Exclusive SNES Classic Edition 3DS XL

By Charles Singletary, Oct 23, 2017 10:10am PDT

Nintendo introduces another product that will help them dominate this holiday season.


"Yeah, the front page picture of the opened system almost made me regret getting the Samus ..."

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CemU Outpaces Nintendo, Runs Mario Kart 8 In 8k

By Charles Singletary, Aug 07, 2017 11:20am PDT

The latest CemU update has smooth 8k, 60fps gameplay that even looks impressive sampled down.


"They’re making insanely fast progress compared to most 3D console emulators, so they almost ..."

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About All the Games on the SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 27, 2017 5:05pm PDT

Is Super Castlevania 4 a prequel, a sequel, or something else entirely? Learn the answer and 20 other secrets about the games collected in Nintendo’s Super NES Classic.


"For a taste of how crazy Rainbow Edition was, check this out: ..."

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Has the Best Launch in Franchise History

By John Keefer, May 01, 2017 9:55am PDT

The title raced out to a lead over Mario Kart Wii and never looked back.


"That's crazy, especially considering how many more Wii's were available compared to Switch's ..."

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Top 10 Mario Kart Tracks

By Greg Burke, Apr 28, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Greg Burke takes on the insanely difficult task of narrowing down Mario Kart to the top 10 tracks!


"Also, holy trolololol"

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Already Outsold Zelda on Amazon

By David Craddock, Apr 28, 2017 12:30pm PDT

Already a bestseller on Wii U, Mario Kart 8 seems destined to find an even larger audience on Switch.


"Separating it by 3 years doesn't, exploit fixes, battle mode changes, and other tweaks makes it ..."

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How to Unlock Gold Mario in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

By David Craddock, Apr 21, 2017 2:30pm PDT

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Nintendo Switch offers you a golden opportunity to control a 24-carat plumber.


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Doesn't Have New Race Tracks

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 16, 2017 9:05am PST

The only new tracks in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe are the Battle Mode tracks.


"I agree, bring more ports like Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze. Wii U had amazing games ..."

- Serpico74 see all 13 comments

The Big Two-Oh: Milestone games turning 20 in 2016

By David Craddock, Jul 04, 2016 10:30am PDT

Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday dear gaming-industry-circa-1996. Happy birthday to you!


"Hey, a lot of games came out in '96! I couldn't "catch em all." I'll see myself out. All ..."

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Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Mario Kart GP DX

By Shack Staff, Apr 27, 2016 4:20pm PDT

Greg fires off a blue shell on this week's episode.


"Great video! I've never played the 2014 Mario Kart arcade game. I might have to hit up Dave & ..."

- David Craddock see all 3 comments

Mario Kart TV will be shutting down next month

By Daniel Perez, Mar 08, 2016 8:02am PST

Don't worry. Your Luigi Death Stare videos are still safe.


Star Wars and Mario Kart come together in the ultimate mash-up video

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2016 9:24am PST

If only Star Kart were real.


"We got Zelda in Dynasty Warriors, so Star Wars Mario could happen, somewhere in the future, in a ..."

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Disney XD will air Mario Kart 8 competition on December 5

By Daniel Perez, Nov 30, 2015 8:48am PST

First it was the Nintendo World Championships, and now, Mario Kart 8. Things are looking good for gaming-related shows on Disney XD.