Mario Kart 8 is the eighth game in the this long running series. It has characters from the Mario series of games racing karts and bikes around imaginative tracks while using items to aid yourself or hinder others.
This is the first Mario Kart game in HD and introduces anti-gravity sections of track that allows racing along walls and ceilings.
After downloading an update for Mario Kart 8 you can use specific amiibo figures to unlock racing suits for the Mii character to race in.
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