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Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit is just a few weeks away, so Nintendo is ramping up its promotional efforts for the game. Earlier today, a new set of screenshots from the Switch game was shared. We have them below.

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit launches for Switch on October 16. Learn more about the game here.


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Nintendo doesn’t typically work with external partners on Mario Kart games, but that’s exactly what happened with Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. Velan Studios, a company in New York founded in 2016 by former Vicarious Visions heads Karthik Bala and Guha Bala, is leading the way on development. This is one of their first projects.

Once yesterday’s announcement was made known, Velan Studios shared a blog post about the company and a bit about the game itself. You can read it in full below.

Additional details have come in regarding Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit following today’s announcement.

Given that race cars are included, it makes sense that the game will be sold at retail. However, Nintendo has indicated that it’ll come with a download code for the eShop rather than an actual cartridge. You’ll need at least 1.1GB of free space.

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit includes the following:

Following today’s announcement of Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit, a bunch of assets have come in. You can view the boxart, screenshots, and photos in the gallery below.

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit is coming to Switch on October 16.

Nintendo, in collaboration with Velan Studios, have announced Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. The game launches on Switch on October 16.

Below are the first details and trailer: