A peek at the next wave
Earlier today, Nintendo announced that eight more courses are bringing festive fun to the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe with Booster Course Pass: Wave 3, which arrives on on Dec. 7, 2023. While Nintendo shared a trailer and some screens for Wave 3, it turns out there’s even more content to check out before launch.
Thanks to Nintendo’s official Japanese website, we have even more gameplay from Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass: Wave 3, along with soundtrack samples for all 8 tracks being added. You can see all of that content combined into a singular video above!
Just in case you need a recap, here’s the tracks included in Booster Course Pass: Wave 3.
Tour London Loop – Gobsmack your rivals as you drift around familiar landmarks and into first place in this England-inspired course originating from the mobile game Mario Kart Tour.
GBA Boo Lake – Get your feet wet on this spooky, Boo filled track set on a haunted lake in this course that originated in Mario Kart: Super Circuit!
3DS Rock Rock Mountain – Careful, sharp turns and bouncing boulders abound on this high-altitude course. Here’s a mountaineering tip: Ramp over a warp pipe to put some wind in your sails!
Wii Maple Treeway – Leap through the fall foliage and race across massive trees on this course from Mario Kart Wii – just don’t disturb the Wigglers enjoying an autumnal stroll!
Tour Berlin Byways – Watch out for falling Whomps and Thwomps as you make your way around the stunning sights in this course that originated in Mario Kart Tour.
DS Peach Gardens – Chirping birds, bopping Chain Chomps and fields of flowers flourish on this course set in the vast gardens of Peach’s castle from Mario Kart DS! Can you spot all the familiar topiaries?
Merry Mountain – Hit the halfpipe and bank up the snowy hills on this charmingly festive course from Mario Kart Tour that features massive candy canes and wrapped gifts galore. And … is that a flying sleigh train?
3DS Rainbow Road – Look up in the sky – it’s … Mario! Rainbow Road winds and twists around multiple planetoids on this celestial course that originated in Mario Kart 7 on Nintendo 3DS.