Mario Kart 8 is a 2014 Crossover kart racing game and the eighth major installment in the Mario Kart series, developed and published by Nintendo for the Wii U video game console.
Three Green Shells that spin around your vehicle.
The game incorporates Miiverse functionality and online multiplayer supported via Nintendo Network.
Launches your vehicle into the air, avoiding bananas and shells.
Lets you project igi 2 game throw fireballs for a short time by pressing.Press L to use one of them for a brief speed boost.Any driver it hits will spin out of control.Like other games in the series, in Mario Kart 8, players control characters from the Mario franchise and participate in kart racing on various race tracks, using items to hinder opponents or gain advantages.Press L to use the one closest to the front at that moment.Strikes all opponents with lightning, causing them to lose their items.Squirts ink on the vehicles ahead of you, briefly obscuring the drivers views.You might also steal an item from one of your opponents.
First announced at E3 2013, the game was released worldwide in late May 2014.
Gives you a brief speed boost.
Mario Kart 8 was a critical and commercial success upon its release, currently holding aggregate critical scores.52 and 88 on GameRankings and Metacritic, respectively.
Temporarily transforms you into a Bullet Bill, making you zoom automatically toward the finish line while knocking over any vehicle you make contact with.
Sends nearby vehicles and items flying with an ear-splitting honk.Pursues the driver in 1st place, knocking over any other vehicles it hits along the way.Eight items that orbit your vehicle.Makes you temporarily invincible and increases your speed.The game features multiple single-player and multiplayer game modes.Green Shells travel in a straight line and knock over the first driver they hit.It is the fastest selling Wii U game as of June 30, 2014, with.2 million copies sold within the first four days of its release, and.82 million copies during its first month.