Mario Kart 8 To Receive Legend of Zelda and Animal Crossing DLC

Mario Kart 8 To Receive Legend of Zelda and Animal Crossing DLC(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Nintendo announced last week that Mario Kart 8 will be receiving two new DLCs, adding new vehicles, characters, and courses to the game.

The Legend of Zelda pack contains four vehicles, eight courses, and three new characters, Tanooki Mario, Cat Peach, and Link. This pack will be available November 2014 for $7.99.

The second DLC, Animal Crossing X, also adds four new vehicles, eight courses, and characters Villager, Isabelle, and Dry Browser. This pack will come out May 2015 for $7.99.

Nintendo is offering a $11.99 bundle package for both DLCs, which gives players eight new colors for Yoshi and Shy Guy.

Mario Kart 8 already includes the largest number of characters, karts and options of any Mario Kart game to date, and these amazing expansion packs give players even more choices,” says Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing.

Nintendo recently released a Mercedes-Benz themed DLC on August 27th, adding three Mercedes cars, the the 1950s 300 SL Roadster, the 1930s Silver Arrow, and the modern GLA.