Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Shuts Down A Controversial Boost-Extending Trick - WWG

Whenever a new Mario Kart game hits, fans eagerly pick it apart to find crucial exploits that may shave a couple extra seconds off their best times. For years, the cheat of choice was “snaking,” a technique that allowed players to get drift boosts ...

The Death Of Fire Hopping In Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Raises Questions About Player Discovery - Game Revolution

You may have heard by now that Mario Kart 8's notorious speed exploit known as “fire hopping” has been axed by Nintendo from Switch's Deluxe edition of the game. I won't delve into a detailed history of the mechanic here, but essentially it allows ...

A new 'Mario Kart' is about to launch — here's how much better it looks than the last one - Yahoo Finance

With every new Nintendo game console, you can reliably expect several franchises to make an appearance: "Super Mario," "The Legend of Zelda," and "Pokémon," among others. Prime among those others is the "Mario Kart" franchise — a beloved series ...

Mario Kart 8 loses a hated speed trick on Switch - Polygon

A speed boosting trick that many Mario Kart 8 players used to their advantage on Wii U is reportedly gone from the Nintendo Switch version. GameXplain test drove Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, out later this month, and found that the infamous “fire hopping ...

Mario Sports Superstars 3DS Game Review - Kidzworld

Mario Sports Superstars combines a multitude of sports-themed, Mario mini-games. Are you wondering if its a slam dunk? Kidzworld has your information on the newest games. By: Max Cannon. Most of Mario's side-projects have been pretty well received.

Nintendo Switch stock: Gamestop launch new bundle following Nintendo NES Classic news - Express.co.uk

NEW NINTENDO Switch stock is available at Gamestop today in a big expensive bundle, following the latest Nintendo NES Classic news. By Gary Jones. PUBLISHED: 19:13, Wed, Apr 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 19:19, Wed, Apr 19, 2017 ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Removes Fire-Hopping Trick - Game Rant

Based on some new footage of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch, it looks like Nintendo has successfully removed the controversial fire hopping trick from the racing game. The change, while small, should help bolster fan excitement for the ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Kills Fire-Hopping For Extra Mini-Turbo - USgamer

The technique higher-level players used to get ahead seems to be gone in Deluxe. News by Mike Williams, 04/19/2017. Share this: Facebook Twitter Reddit. It looks like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has a few changes in store for higher-level players. In Mario ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Shows Off Its Revamped Battle Mode And Its 8 Arenas - Siliconera

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is just over a week away from releasing for the Nintendo Switch. The port will feature a revamped Battle Mode complete with 8 new Battle Arenas, three of which are from previous Mario Kart titles while the remaining five are brand-new.

'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' Nintendo Switch Bundle At GameStop Is A Ripoff - iDigitalTimes.com

GameStop has just revealed a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe bundle for the Nintendo Switch, which includes a console, two games and extra goodies. The only problem is the bundle is, at best, the same price you'd be getting everything for anyway. If you shop ...

'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' will not have 'fire-hopping' trick - Digital Trends

If you ever felt that your opponents could one up you simply because of this one trick, that shouldn't be the case on the Switch. Nintendo has taken the executive decision to remove the “fire-hopping” or “frogging” trick from Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. That ...

Nintendo Switch Game Preview - WGN Radio

Mario & Yoshi on Battle Course in: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Photo Courtesy of Nintendo of America. ×. Nintendo Switch Game Preview. Nintendo, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Nintendo Switch, Mason Vera Paine, Kyle Hanson. Mario & Yoshi on Battle Course in: Mario ...

Looks Like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Gets Rid Of Controversial 'Fire-Hopping' Technique - Kotaku

There might be another good reason to pick up Mario Kart 8 Deluxe—no more obnoxious post-boost hopping. According to a video from GameXplain, the contentious “fire-hopping” technique apparently didn't make the trip from Wii U to Switch. Advertisement.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe NEWS: Nintendo Switch game REMOVES this annoying trick - Express.co.uk

NINTENDO Switch games list gets a bumper new release later this month, as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe makes its debut on the console. By Liam Martin. PUBLISHED: 16:25, Wed, Apr 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 16:27, Wed, Apr 19, 2017 ...

Nintendo Switch Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundles Available for Pre-Order Now - WWG

A while back we reported that a Nintendo Switch bundle was headed our way with the hotly anticipated Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Well, that bundle turned out to be a Russian exclusive, but don't lose hope: we are actually getting a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe bundle ...

Nintendo Switch Available At GameStop, But In A $500 Bundle - GameSpot

The Nintendo Switch remains difficult to track down six weeks after its release, but you can order one from GameStop right now. The catch: you may have to wait a few weeks, and it'll cost you $500. As it has previously, the retailer has bundled its new ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Nintendo Removes Fire Hopping - Gamechup

Mario Kart 8 fans on the Wii U would know about a technique called fire hopping which allowed them to go faster in the race. It was a tricky thing to do but many people had mastered it and it definitely gave you an advantage over people who didn't use it.

JEFFERIES: Investors are loving Nintendo Switch's new games - Business Insider

Shares of Nintendo are up 5.4% this week after the company revealed an extended list of upcoming game releases for its new Switch console. The stock is up almost 20% since the Switch console was released on March 3. In a note sent out to clients on ...

Check Out Mario Kart 8: Deluxe's New Battle Mode and Circuit Features in Action - Twinfinite

Ever since the series debuted on the Super Nintendo in 1992, Mario Kart's battle mode has been a major part of the racing franchise's appeal. This was true right up until the Wii U's Mario Kart 8, which featured a lackluster battle mode in which ...

Mario Kart 8 Switch Makes Battle Mode So Much Better - Kotaku

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe launches for the Nintendo Switch next week, fixing one of the biggest missteps made by the original Wii U release. The new Battle Mode is so good. Advertisement. Rather than give players special arenas custom built for Battle Mode's ...