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Mario Kart 8 DLC Adds Zelda And Animal Crossing Crossover Characters

By Spencer . August 26, 2014 . 7:20pm

Link from the Legend of Zelda series and the Villager from Animal Crossing are joining Mario Kart 8 as a downloadable crossover characters.

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Hardware Sales Help Offset Software Declines In U.S.

By Ishaan . August 14, 2014 . 10:33pm

Meanwhile, Mario Kart 8 crosses 1 million units sold in the U.S.

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This Week In Sales: New Games Were Released? Yo-kai Watch 2 Doesn’t Care

By Ishaan . August 6, 2014 . 1:57pm

Taking the #1 spot for another week in a row was Yo-kai Watch 2, which was just a few digits away from breaking the 2 million threshold.

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The West Gets Mario Kart 8′s Mercedes-Benz DLC On August 27th, Too

By Ishaan . August 6, 2014 . 8:28am

Europe is getting the Mercedes-Benz DLC for Mario Kart 8 on the same date as Japan—August 27th.

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Mario Kart 8′s Mercedes-Benz Cars Roll Out On August 27 In Japan

By Spencer . August 6, 2014 . 12:15am

Nintendo has a crossover with Mercedes-Benz that adds three luxury karts to Mario Kart 8. On August 27, players will be able to drive upside down in a GLA, W25 Silver Arrow, and 300 SL Roadster.

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Luigi’s Death Stare Makes It Into A Mario Kart 8 Commercial In Japan

By Ishaan . July 21, 2014 . 11:00pm

The “Luigi’s Death Stare” animation has managed to work its way into a Mario Kart 8 commercial in Japan.

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Tomodachi Life Sells 175,000 In U.S. In First Month

By Ishaan . July 17, 2014 . 4:35pm

Meanwhile, Mario Kart 8 has sold over 885,000 copies in the U.S. thus far.

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This Week In Sales: The Calm Before The Storm

By Ishaan . July 9, 2014 . 1:29pm

Last week, the only new release to appear in the top-20 software sales chart was the PlayStation 4 port of Akiba’s Trip.

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Mario Kart 8 Gets 25% Discount While Drakengard 3 Drops 20%

By Viet . July 3, 2014 . 12:06pm

Grab Mario Kart 8 for $45 with free ship, Drakengard 3 for $40, or Monster Hunter 3 on the 3DS for $20.

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Mario Kart 8’s Mercedes DLC Announced For U.S. And Europe [Update]

By Ishaan . June 20, 2014 . 9:30am

Nintendo and Mercedes-Benz originally announced the downloadable content in Japan last month.

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This Week In Sales: Ports And Re-Releases

By Ishaan . June 18, 2014 . 12:29pm

The only two releases last week that were somewhat significant were updated ports of older games.

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Watch Dogs And Mario Kart 8 Lead May’s Videogame Sales In U.S.

By Ishaan . June 16, 2014 . 4:28pm

Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs was the best-selling game in the U.S. during the month of May.

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Mario Kart 8 Sells Through 81% Of Shipment In Japan

By Ishaan . June 6, 2014 . 12:30pm

Japanese sales tracker Media Create reports that Mario Kart 8 sold through 80.90% of its initial shipment.

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This Week In Sales: Even Mario Kart 8 Can’t Help Wii U Sales

By Ishaan . June 4, 2014 . 2:16pm

Mario Kart 8 was released in Japan on May 29th for the Wii U, and the game sold 325,892 copies.

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Mario Kart 8 Sells 1.2 Million In Opening Weekend

By Ishaan . June 2, 2014 . 11:00am

Nintendo have released sales figures for Mario Kart 8, as well as every other Mario Kart game released in the past.

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Mario Kart 8 Boosts Wii U Sales By 666% In U.K.

By Ishaan . June 2, 2014 . 9:00am

But how long will the effect last?

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