Game Overview :
Mario Kart 8 is a kart racing video game and the eleventh overall instalment in Nintendo’s famed Mario Kart franchise.
Originally released for the Wii U, the game was also brought over to the Switch, packaged with all its Wii U DLC, as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.
Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart also returns to the top 40 at tenth with an increase in PS5 stock leading to a 313 percent increase in sales.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons sales are also up with 33.89 million sold, followed by Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at 24.77 million sold.
Nintendo has provided updated sales figures for the highest selling games on the Switch.
Join us as we count down the greatest Mario Kart tracks of all time.
Super Mario 3D All-Stars sells 8.32 million while Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit hit 1.08 million sold.
Gfk took data from across 19 countries.
Pokemon Sword and Shield and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild also continue to enjoy steady sales.
15 Nintendo-published titles were in the top 40 chart for the week ending June 13th.
As physical stock shortages come to an end, several titles see significant week-over-week boosts.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare comes in at second place with just over 1 million units sold.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare also hangs on to second place.
They also contributed to Mario Kart Tour's development.
Minecraft misses out on the top spot on a technicality.
A relatively slower week for boxed video game sales in the UK.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is also the best-selling first party Switch title till date.
Nintendo releases updated lifetime sales for its highest selling Switch titles.
The ultimate vindication of Nintendo’s evergreens strategy.
It will be the cheapest way to get the Switch with a game in Europe.
Indicating Switch hardware sales may have gone up, too.
It’s a good bundle overall, but I wonder how it will do against the competition.
Breath of the Wild, Splatoon 2, and Super Mario Odyssey are consistently maintaining a high pace of sales too.
It’s basically Nintendo and PS4 in the top five.
Software sales on the Nintendo Switch continue to be insane.
Champion Link takes to the race course, after having rescued Hyrule from the scourge of Calamity Ganon.
I hope those updates include brand new content for the game, too!
Nintendo's kart racer now supports their imaginative new cardboard accessory.
Nintendo of America president offers update on upcoming mobile title.
The company has also increased their prediction numbers for sales and profits.
Early success for the Big N in the U.K.
Other notable changes include a fix on how the blue shell works.
Several changes made to items and the way they work.
Another quiet week...
The reign continues uninterrupted.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 outsells Infinite Warfare but not for the reason you think.
A surprisingly hefty update.
Dreary first place finish.
Beating out the PS4 and the Xbox One.
GTA 5 somehow in second place.
At this point, is anyone even surprised?
No Blue Shells can stop it.
However, the difference is only 600 units.
Peak Mario Kart.
No Blue Shell to stop either of them.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 and Little Nightmares also debut.
No PS4 version in sight, though. Sorry Sony fans.
The best Mario Kart game, even better now.
A substantial amount of on the go go-karting.
Minimal differences graphically.
No plans for a western release for now.
That's pretty manageable.
Prepare for battle.
Short videos highlight various battle modes.
When 4 players are playing, it falls to 1080p and 30fps.
With an added battle mode!
Nintendo software sales continue to impress.
Nintendo's performance as a software publisher remains untouched.
Be a kid, be a squid, in a kart.
Alongside a free update for the game that adds 200cc racing.
The best Mario Kart track will be returning to the best Mario Kart game in the upcoming DLC.
Second DLC pack coming on April 23rd instead of May.
Along with Best Sound of 2014.
Ahead of the launch of first DLC pack.
With a staggering 50% attach rate.
Joined by Animal Crossing, F-Zero and much more.
Oh man...you really goofed on this one.
These look so hilariously out of place...
Wii U lifetime sales currently at 6.68 million units.
Software sales down from last year but overall quarter's sales are good.
Nintendo has yet to confirm the numbers but initial reports suggest so.
Youkai Watch, meanwhile, is still a strong release.
Great numbers posted by all.
Eight is great.
18 percent of original Wii U owners currently own the game.
Meanwhile, WildStar and Tomodachi Life debut.
Youkai Watch meanwhile passes 1 million units sold in Japan.
Mario Kart series also crosses 100 million lifetime sales.
The Wii U receives a new exclusive.
Mario brand manager Roger Langford says a successful launch is important for Nintendo.
Reddit user leaks the first ever review of Mario Kart 8.
Take a look inside.
Nintendo uses a Blue Shell.
Performance issues from Mario Kart Wii are a thing of the past.
Nyan-cat's got nothing on this death trap.
Nintendo using that Blue Shell to take out the first place console stealthily.
Everything you need to know about Mario Kart 8.
DS games coming to Wii U via Virtual Console.
Two of the biggest titles of next year get an information blowout.
Transforming karts appear.
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