So you can beat Mario Kart 8 on 150cc? Good for you, show off! Let’s see you take it up to eleven with a newly announced 200cc difficulty level!
For the first time in series history, Nintendo is expanding beyond the original 50cc, 100cc, and 150cc difficulty levels in Mario Kart 8. Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced during this week’s Nintendo Direct presentation that an incoming patch will add a whole new level with a 200cc option!
The free DLC update will be available on April 23.
In addition, Nintendo also announced an Animal Crossing themed DLC pack which will add new racers, tracks, cars, and amiibo support revolving around Nintendo’s popular life simulator series. The pack will also be available for $7.99 on April 23.