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Mario Kart 8 Software Update November 13th 2014

A software update is now available that introduces new features and adjustments to enhance the overall experience. Please start the game while your Wii U console is connected to the internet to update the software. The software version after this update will be 3.0.

Update contents

  • Introduces amiibo functionality. For more information, please visit our Mario Kart 8 website.

  • Adds ability to use the first add-on content pack

Additional information

Downloading updates will not affect any of your saved data.

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