Nintendo has revealed that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’s Booster Course Pass Wave 6, the final wave of DLC for the uber-popular kart racer, will go live next week on November 9. It features eight new courses, including fan favorites like Mario Kart Wii’s Rainbow Road. , four new racers, a new music player feature and more. As this is the final wave of DLC for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, it brings the game’s course count to 96, double the 48 available in the base game.
Along with today’s release date news and details, Nintendo released a course overview trailer for the DLC which you can watch below:
Wave 6 adds new cups to play in the Acorn Cup and Spiny Cup, adding eight more courses to the rotation. These courses come from Mario Kart games from the SNES, Gamecube, Wii, Nintendo 3DS and the mobile-exclusive game Mario Kart Tour. Here’s what to expect with each:
- Rome Avanti (from Mario Kart Tour)
- DK Mountain (from Mario Kart: Double Dash)
- Daisy Circuit (from Mario Kart Wii)
- Pirahna Plant Cove (New)
- Madrid Drive (from Mario Kart Tour)
- Rosalina’s Ice World (from Mario Kart 7)
- Bowser’s Castle 3 (from Super Mario Kart)
- Rainbow Road (from Mario Kart Wii)
In addition to these new courses, Wave 6 features four new racers in Funky Kong, namely Mario Kart Y, Diddy Kong from Mario Kart: Double Dash, and Pauline and Peachette from Mario Kart Tour. Elsewhere in Wave 6, players will receive 16 additional Mii Racing Suits, with a bonus Daisy Racing Suit unlockable by scanning any Daisy amiibo. Plus, this final DLC adds a new music player feature to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which lets you listen to music from every course starting November 9.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’s Booster Course Pass Wave 6 is the final wave of DLC for the game. It will go live on November 9. The full Booster Course Pass can be purchased for $24.99 or by subscribing to Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack.
Check out all the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass offers by clicking the links below:
For more, read on Game Informers Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review.
(Editor’s note: This article has been corrected to state that the wave includes four new racers; not three)
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