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Race anytime, anywhere!

Hit the road with the definitive version of Mario Kart 8.



Biggest Mario Kart roster ever

The Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game has dozens of characters to choose from—including newcomers from the Splatoon™ series!



Tons of tracks

Race for the cup on 48 courses, including ones inspired by the Excite Bike™ and the Legend of Zelda™ series.

Mushroom Cup
Flower Cup
Star Cup
Special Cup
Shell Cup
Banana Cup
Leaf Cup
Lightning Cup
Egg Cup
Triforce Cup
Crossing Cup
Bell Cup
Smart steering

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has new options to help out rookie racers, like Smart Steering.

200cc Time Trials

Do you have the need for speed? Try to beat your best time in the insanely fast 200cc mode.



Pack a punch with power-ups!

Get the edge on the competition with these powerful items.

Hold two items at a time!


Bigger, better Battle Mode

With five types of battles, there are more ways than ever to wreck the competition.

Eight cool Battle Mode courses




"...it's one of the best kart racers ever made."

– 9.5/10, Destructoid

"...a victory lap for an amazing entry in the series."

- 5/5, US Gamer

"... an absolute must for Switch owners."

– 4.5/5, GameRant


Standard Edition

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Digital Edition

Purchase a digital version directly from Nintendo.com

A Nintendo Switch Game Voucher can be redeemed for the digital version of this game. Learn more.

Or buy and download directly on your Nintendo system through Nintendo eShop.

Race where you want with Nintendo Switch

Play at home on the big screen or take your game to-go—wherever the race leads you.

TV mode
Flip the built-in stand to share the screen and play together.
Simply undock the console and attach your Joy-Con to go portable.

Play your friends in local wireless multiplayer with up to 8 players.

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Create the ultimate Mario Kart party with up to 12 players using a LAN connection.

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 LAN Play.

Compatible with

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.)

Learn more about Nintendo Labo >

Toy-Con Motorbike
Toy-Con Car, Pedal, and Key
Mario with Toy-Con

Joy-Con Wheel
(sold separately)

Insert a Joy-Con into this accessory and feel like you’re behind the wheel of your own kart.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild | Super Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Just added!
A new update to the Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe game is available now! Race like a champion with the Master Cycle Zero and Champion’s Tunic Link from the Legend of Zelda™: Breath of the Wild game. This update also includes the Ancient Tires and Paraglider parts.
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