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Link, Villager and Isabelle will join the world of Mario Kart 8, thanks to two upcoming DLC packs

posted 27 Aug 2014, 09:11 by Subik Khawaja   [ updated 27 Aug 2014, 09:15 ]

Mario Kart 8 owners are most likely having a lot of fun with the game, but the fun's not stopping there. Along with the free Mercedes-Benz kart update released today, Nintendo have announced that two Add-On Content (AOC) packs will release this November and in May 2015 respectively, for $7.99 each or $11.99 when bought together as a pack. The AOC packs are available to pre-purchase, and will include the following: 

Pack 1: The Legend of Zelda  X  Mario Kart 8 (Release Date: November 2014) - $7.99
    • 3 Characters: Tanooki Mario, Cat Peach, Link
    • 4 Vehicles
    • 8 Courses

Pack 2: Animal Crossing  X  Mario Kart 8 (Release Date: May 2015) - $7.99
    • 3 Characters: Villager, Isabelle, Dry Bowser
    • 4 Vehicles
    • 8 Courses

Pack 1 + Pack 2 Bundle - $11.99
    • 6 Characters: Tanooki Mario, Cat Peach, Link, Villager, Isabelle and Dry Bowser
    • 8 Vehicles
    • 16 Courses
    • As a bonus for purchasing both packs bundled or individually, buyers receive eight new colors for Yoshi and Shy Guy. Those who advance purchase both packs can begin using the Yoshi and Shy Guy characters immediately