Tag Archive: Mario


Jiggle Physics 35: Unreal Engine 5; Ghost of Tsushima; Paper Mario

Unreal Engine 5 was announced this week and demoed on PlayStation 5. The gang also talk about a pair of upcoming games: Ghost of Tsushima for PS4, and Paper Mario: The Origami King for Switch.

The fighting game tournament EVO 2020 will take place online this year. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is absent from the roster — possibly due to reliability issues with playing via the Internet? Or maybe because it’s just a quirky game compared to more  [Read More…]

Mario Kart Tour is getting multiplayer on March 8

Took you long enough…

What you need to know Mario Kart Tour is finally getting multiplayer. The feature will be released on March 8, at 8 PM PT. Previously, multiplayer has been limited to beta testing.

Nintendo has announced that Mario Kart Tour is finally getting multiplayer!

Over on Twitter Mario Kart Tour stated:

Multiplayer for #MarioKartTour comes out on Mar. 8, 8 PM PT! You can compete against seven other players, whether they’re in-game friends, nearby,  [Read More…]

Does Mario Kart Tour sync with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe?

Best answer: No. Mario Kart Tour and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe don’t sync. While they share characters, karts, and items, these are two games that don’t have shared progression.

Mamma mia!: Mario Kart Tour for Android (Free on Goggle Play) Okey-dokey!: Mario Kart Tour for iOS (Free on the App Store) That’s-a Me!: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe ($ 60 from Amazon) A-wa-wa-wa-wa-wa!

If you want to sync up your Mario Kart Tour data with your Mario Kart  [Read More…]

The full crew is back for Mario Kart Tour

Best answer: Forty characters have been confirmed for Mario Kart Tour. Six have been in every Mario Kart game release so far; Mario, Luigi, Peach, Yoshi, Toad, and Bowser. The rest of the racers are both old and new favorites, including new member Peachette! However, not all 40 are currently available.

Apple not Banana Peels: Mario Kart Tour for iOS (Free on the Apple Store) Metal Mario or Android: Mario Kart Tour for Android (Free on the  [Read More…]

Gain the upper hand in Mario Kart Tour with Frenzy Mode

Best Answer: Frenzy Mode is a special mode that automatically activates only when you have three of the same item in your item slots. Since it happens automatically, you don’t need to do anything special to trigger it. While Frenzy Mode is active, you become invincible and have unlimited use of that specific item for a limited time.

Get ready!: Mario Kart Tour for iOS (Free on the App Store) It’s a me, Mario!: Mario Kart Tour  [Read More…]

90 million start their engines with Mario Kart Tour

Image via Nintendo

But was it more popular on iOS or Android?

What you need to know Mario Kart Tour downloaded 90 million times in first week. Report comes from estimates provided by Sensor Tower. In-app purchases generate over $ 12 million in revenue.

New data provided by Sensor Tower has confirmed that Mario Kart Tour is the fastest mobile game launch history. According to their estimates, the game has been downloaded 90 million times by users  [Read More…]

Mario Kart Tour’s fun is spoiled by Nintendo’s free-to-play tactics

Nintendo has a pretty clear strategy for bringing its cherished franchises to mobile: make the core gameplay feel as close to the “real thing” as possible, but be sure to monetize the ever-living crap out of practically everything else.

This is the case with Mario Kart Tour, which is actually a pretty fun casual racing game to play in short bursts, but also forces you to slowly unlock every kart and character by progressing through each two-week tour,  [Read More…]

You’ll need at least KitKat 4.4 to play Mario Kart Tour

Best Answer: If your Android phone is running KitKat 4.4 or later, then yes, it is compatible. You’ll find this 4.4 requirement listed on the Google Play Store. This game is also compatible with tablets and Chromebooks that run 4.4 or later, though it isn’t as good to play on the latter.

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It’s a mobile version of the  [Read More…]

Mario Kart Tour is finally here for Android!

Mario Kart Tour has been released for Android; connect your Nintendo account and join the queue to play!

What you need to know Mario Kart Tour is now available on Android. It’s free to download from the Play Store, and works on all Android devices running Android 4.4 KitKat and above. Server traffic is so high at launch, users are being placed in a queue to log-in.

Mario Kart Tour has finally been released for Android and iOS.  [Read More…]