Since the Wii U was released in 2012, The main thing it has been lacking is games with only a few first party titles being released over the course of the year. This year is set to change that with some big first party titles and to make things better, Nintendo have just revealed the date for possibly their biggest title; Mario Kart 8.
During the Nintendo Direct broadcast yesterday; Iwata told viewers that a brand new trailer had been prepared for Mario Kart 8 with some brand new racers who we wouldn’t expect. These characters were revealed to be the koopalings; Larry, Morton, Wendy, Iggy, Roy, Lemmy, and Ludwig. To finish off the amazing news it was revealed that Mario Kart 8 will be released on May 30th worldwide. Check out the new trailer below.
Mario Kart 8 will be released worldwide on May 30th exclusively on Wii U
So what do you think? Are you happy the Koopalings made it into the game? Will you be picking this up? Would this game make you pick up a Wii U? Be sure to let me know what you think in the comments section below and be sure to stay tuned to UGNN for all your gaming news and reviews and remember to follow us on WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, LinkedIn & Reddit.
Article by Matthew McNamee