Nintendo: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe pre-orders were “very promising”

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe officially launches today on the Switch, and the racing game should be a big success for Nintendo. That’s according to Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima, who told investors that pre-orders for the game were “very promising”.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a re-release of the Wii U version, with some extra content and features. So far reviews of the game have been very promising.

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The game includes all of the previously released DLC for the Wii U version, as well as new content such as the Battle Mode and new playable characters.

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