Nintendo only confirming 4-player local multiplayer for Mario Kart 8

Posted under News, Podcast Stories, Wii U
June 15, 2013 by (@NE_Brian)

Through its various videos earlier this week, Nintendo confirmed 12-player online multiplayer for Mario Kart 8. The racer will, however, allow gamers to play locally with others.

Nintendo did confirm to us that up to four users can play Mario Kart 8 locally, but wouldn’t comment beyond this. Austin had asked a Nintendo representative about having a fifth person playing with a GamePad at E3 2013, but wasn’t given a comment.

Also worth mentioning, the E3 demo did not contain any new items. The representative seemed to think that the full game will feature new inclusions, though.

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  • Axel Dubois

    nooooooooooooooooooo !!!!!!

    • ConCity Soldier

      You realize this article is 10 months old right lol. 4 player split screen and 12 player online modes are confirmed for Mario Kart 8.

  • León X

    It should be for 5 players…