Mario Kart Tour drifts into record-breaking launch day for Nintendo

Mario Kart Tour sent blue shells into the competition, setting a new launch day record for downloads of a mobile game by surpassing Pokémon Go.

Digital Trends Live: Amazon event coverage, Mario Kart mobile, and more

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, hosts Greg Nibler and Dan Gaul discuss the biggest trending stories in tech, including coverage of the Amazon Event, a new surround screen, Mario Kart mobile’s arrival, and more.

Want faster races in the mobile Mario Kart Tour? It will cost $5 per month

Mario Kart Tour is now in the wild, and the free-to-start racing game for mobile devices is using a bizarre subscription system in order to gain access to the game’s fastest tier of races.

Nintendo’s ‘Mario Kart Tour’ is out now for iPhone and iPad

Mario Kart Tour, Nintendo’s latest mobile game, is now available on iOS for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The game, like Nintendo’s other iOS releases, is free-to-play with in-app purchases (in-game currency called ‘rubies’) that you use for upgrades and unlocks. Players immediately unlock one rider and get a tutorial to start, which introduces you […]

Mario Kart Tour revs its engines, will launch on September 25

The mobile racing game Mario Kart Tour will launch on September 25. It’s the first time a Mario Kart game has released on mobile devices, and it will be free to start.