Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is finally getting new DLC, and Nintendo's planned quite a significant expansion. In a move that basically makes this Mario Kart 9, the Booster Course Pass brings 48 remastered courses from the entire Mario Kart series into Deluxe.
Releasing in six waves at a time, each wave includes 8 new tracks that'll launch until the end of 2023, starting on March 18, 2022. Selling for $24.99, that comes at no extra charge for anyone subscribed to the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC Confirmed, Bringing 48 New Tracks by 2023
This reveal follows previous claims last week that Mario Kart news was coming from known leaker Zippo. With the exception of Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit, this new DLC push covers every single main entry, including mobile entry Mario Kart Tour. You can watch the trailer in full below:
Elsewhere during this reveal, Nintendo also confirmed several new games, including a new Fire Emblem Warriors entry and Xenoblade Chronicles 3. We also got a fresh look at Kirby And The Forgotten Land, Splatoon 3, and Advance Wars 1+2, and we'll bring you the remaining Direct stories as they happen.