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Everything you need to know about Mario Kart 8 in one video

3:45 PM on 04.30.2014 // Jordan Devore
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Mario Kart Direct

If you've seen Steven's update on Mario Kart 8, heard about the new Wii U system bundle, and learned about Nintendo's free-game promotion already, you're up to speed.

But there's more Mario Kart where that came from. Lots more. Nintendo released a surprise Direct presentation this morning specifically for the new game, setting the stage before it launches on May 30. My favorite part? The slow-mo mustache physics at the eight-minute mark.




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destructoid's previous coverage:
Mario Kart 8


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  Apr 28

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  Apr 25

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  Apr 23

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