Tag Archives: Mario Kart

  • ‘Monopoly Gamer: Mario Kart’ Board Game Variant Out Now

    ‘Monopoly Gamer: Mario Kart’ Board Game Variant Out Now

    If I were to try to think about two games that are pretty much the exact opposite of one another, Mario Kart and Monopoly may spring to mind. One is a high speed racing video game, the other is a notoriously slow real estate game designed during an era when the general public possessed the attention span necessary to […]

  • Mario Time: Google Maps Commemorates Mario Day with ‘Mario Kart’ Feature

    Mario Time: Google Maps Commemorates Mario Day with ‘Mario Kart’ Feature

    Tomorrow, March 10th, (or, my sources tell me, MAR10 in leetspeak) is Mario Day. There are myriad options available for individuals to celebrate this occasion, and Google Maps has added to that extensive list with a new limited time feature known as Mario Time. When you enter Mario Time, here’s what happens: Wahoo! Now you can navigate the […]

  • ‘Mario Kart Tour’: A Mobile ‘Mario Kart’ Coming Soon

    ‘Mario Kart Tour’: A Mobile ‘Mario Kart’ Coming Soon

    Nintendo’s ongoing mission to claim every spare hour, minute, and second of our lives continues with the announcement of a mobile variant of the popular Mario Kart franchise. There aren’t any real details about the game as yet, besides the title: Mario Kart Tour.  Mario Kart Tour will be the next entry in the Nintendo Mobile Universe, following the […]

  • ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’ Introductory Trailer (Video)

    ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’ Introductory Trailer (Video)

    The Nintendo Switch is here, but it won’t really achieve its full species-being until it gets its own entry in the Mario Kart franchise. An extensive trailer for the latest installment, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, is here, and it’s packed with juicy, mouth-watering details about the game’s features. Normally, this would be the spot in the […]

  • Real-Life ‘Mario Kart’ Featured at SXSW

    Real-Life ‘Mario Kart’ Featured at SXSW

    South by Southwest is getting underway in the town of Austin, TX, and one of the coolest things happening at the film/music/technology festival is an import from the Mushroom Kingdom:  real-life game of Mario Kart sponsored by Pennzoil. The installation is called Mario Karting Reimagined, and it allows players to sit behind the wheel of […]