Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has new options to help out rookie racers, like
Do you have the need for speed? Try to beat your best time in the insanely fast
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Play at home on the big screen or take your game to-go—wherever the race
Play your friends in local wireless multiplayer with up to 8 players.
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Don’t have a Nintendo Switch Online membership yet? Go to Nintendo eShop on your device and sign up for a free 7-day trial or become a member today to try out online racing, voice chat, and more!
Create the ultimate Mario Kart party with up to 12 players using a
To activate LAN Play, go to the main menu and hold down the L and R buttons, while at the same time pressing the Left Control Stick. The on-screen Wireless Play option will then change to
A game, system and USB LAN adapter is required for each player for LAN play. A compatible router and network cables are also required. Each sold separately. For more info, visit
You can use the Toy-Con Motorbike from your Nintendo Labo: Variety Kit and the Toy-Con Car, Pedal, and Key from your Nintendo Labo: Vehicle Kit to control your in-game vehicle in the Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe game. Enjoy every game mode and every vehicle type with these immersive, interactive controller options that make you feel like you’re really in the driver’s seat.
Play alone or with your friends—in TV Mode or with your Nintendo Switch system inserted directly into your Motorbike or Car! (Additional accessories required for multiplayer mode. Toy-Con Car requires the Screen Stand attachment included in Vehicle Kit for insertion of Nintendo Switch system.)
Just select the Nintendo Labo icon from the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game menu to get started once you’ve downloaded the latest software update. (Game, system, Nintendo Labo: Variety Kit, Nintendo Labo: Vehicle Kit, and additional Joy-Con sold separately.)
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Insert a Joy-Con into this accessory and feel like you’re behind the wheel of your own kart.
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