Mario Kart 8: Nintendo Publishes New Direct Video; Details North American Bundle

Mario Kart 8, due to be released on May 30th, will come with a $329.99 bundle option that will include the game itself, a black Wii U system, a sporty red racing wheel with a matching red Wii Remote Plus controller, and the chance to get a free digital copy of either Pikmin 3, New Super Mario Bros. U, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD, or Wii Party U if you register with Club Nintendo before July 31st.

A new Nintendo Direct video has also been published explaining more of the features that will be included in the latest installment such as anti-gravity racing, hosting scheduled online tournaments, and getting the chance to use sport bikes in addition to the traditional karts. Favorite features and characters will also be returning, so ready your red shells. It’s going to be a bumpy ride.


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Megan Smith

A gamer from the Midwest, Megan has loved video games since feeling the rush of beating a final boss for the first time. When not writing for Dualshockers, she can be found thinking up crazy amounts of fanfiction or buried in any random MMORPG. Her favorite games include Dragon Age, Mass Effect, Phantasy Star, Star Ocean, Guilty Gear, and almost anything out of the ‘Tales’ series.

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