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UK charts: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe reigns supreme in first charts of 2022

Nintendo’s Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is seemingly unstoppable as it takes the No.1 position for a second week in the first boxed UK video game software charts for 2022. Admittedly the charts have been rather quiet this week with no new releases cracking the top ten, but it is clear that the Switch proved to be a… Continue reading UK charts: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe reigns supreme in first charts of 2022

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Analyst says Mario Kart 9 “ is in active development” & features ”new twist”

Video gaming analyst Dr. Serkan Toto of Kantan Games has mentioned in a recent article that the next instalment in the immensely popular Mario Kart franchise is progressing in development and that he believes that the Kyoto-based company could tease it later this year. The current Mario Kart game on the Nintendo Switch, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which… Continue reading Analyst says Mario Kart 9 “ is in active development” & features ”new twist”

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Nintendo’s Mario Kart 8 Deluxe No.1 for the final week of 2021

The last week of 2021 saw Nintendo's highly popular Mario Kart 8 Deluxe dethrone EA's FIFA 22 and claim the No.1 spot in the boxed-software charts. All in all there were six Nintendo Switch games in the top ten including Animal Crossing: New Horizons at No.3 and Pokémon Brilliant Diamond at No.6. Here's the final GfK UK Boxed Top Ten for… Continue reading Nintendo’s Mario Kart 8 Deluxe No.1 for the final week of 2021

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is the third best-selling game in Nintendo’s history

Nintendo's recent financial data was published today and you will most likely be surprised to learn that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, an enhanced port of the Wii U original, is now Nintendo's third best-selling video game ever. That means that it has even overtaken masterpieces such as Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina… Continue reading Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is the third best-selling game in Nintendo’s history

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UK charts: Mario Kart 8: Deluxe dethroned this week and drops to No.4

The latest UK physical video games charts are now in and with increased stock of Sony’s PlayStation 5 console this week a number of games for the system have entered the top ten. The new No.1 this week is the Director’s Cut of Ghost of Tsushima which launched on both the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation… Continue reading UK charts: Mario Kart 8: Deluxe dethroned this week and drops to No.4

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UK charts: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has climbed back to No.1 this week

The latest UK physical video games charts are now in and it’s a surprising title at No.1. This week Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which launched back in 2017, is this week’s No.1 video game and has seen a 6 percent sales increase week-on-week. This week sees six Nintendo Switch games in the top ten with Mario… Continue reading UK charts: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has climbed back to No.1 this week

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Europe: July 2021 Nintendo Switch eShop charts

Nintendo has revealed the top 15 games European. Nintendo Switch owners have been clamouring for during the month of July 2021. As expected, it’s The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD which has achieved the most downloads and it’s followed by the recently released Monster Hunter spin-off, Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin. It’s also interesting… Continue reading Europe: July 2021 Nintendo Switch eShop charts