Pre-orders are now live on iOS and the game page gives further details of what Mario Kart fans can expect when they play Nintendo's favorite mobile racing franchise.
Mario and friends will be racing around "courses inspired by real cities in addition to the classic Mario Kart courses" that will rotate every two weeks. Some characters will even have toilets that match the "local flavor of the cities included in the game!" [1
Mario Kart Tour will be free to start-up and include in-game purchases, but players can earn Grand Stars through racing or "shoot from the tubes on to get more drivers, maps and gliders. " Players can also earn Challenge badges that can be displayed along with their name.
There will be bonus challenge courses that have goals that are not as simple as placing them in 1st place, including "Vs. Mega Bowser "and" Goomba Takedown. "There will also be online games and charts to see which are the best racers in the world.
Nintendo announced the Mario Kart Tour in 2018 and the closed beta test of Android gave its fans the first real look at this new racing game.  Mario Kart Tour will be the next mobile device released by Nintendo after Dr. Mario World, in which we said it was "fun but defective" pick up the classic NES game.
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