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June's atypical fighting game Arms, July 21's multiplayer paintballer Splatoon 2, expansive role-playing adventure Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and late 2017's Super Mario Odyssey, all exclusive to the Switch, are expected to become big draws over the remainder of the year; 2016's Pokémon Sun & Moon on the Nintendo 3DS will combine to become Pokémon Stars for the Switch, according to reports. It was never an issue in the Wii U version, but due to the uncertainness around the Nintendo Switch online infrastructure, you'll be happy to know that getting into an online match and managing to stay connected is an absolute breeze.

GameStop offered the Nintendo Switch only as part of $500 bundles in the past week. I want a reason to go back and play all of these courses again in single-player mode and the prize of unlocking new characters and courses would have done that.

Currently, fans can try the official Nintendo UK site, as well as pre-purchasing from Amazon and GAME.

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The Nintendo Switch system and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe are available for individual purchase. For our thoughts on the new and improved version of Nintendo's kart racer, which launched for Wii U in 2014, read IGN's Mario Kart 8 Deluxe review.

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe makes it flawless to use on Nintendo Switch: If you are in love with the new Nintendo Switch which was released on March 3, 2017, Mario gives you more reason to love. The new Coin Runners mode, for example, has competitors racing around the open course to collect the most coins. Bowser Jr is his son, and he's a playable character in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe takes the best and makes it better. The multiplayer action can be enjoyed in a variety of different ways on Nintendo Switch consoles, with four different methods available to play with friends. In Mario Kart 8 Deluxe you can play as an Inkling boy or an Inkling girl. It's a trade off but one that gives any player the option of being a pro player. There's also a new mode called Renegade Roundup, where two teams are pit against each other as cops and robbers, where one team is tasked with catching, while the other team drives away.

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