Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is the most popular video game owned by Nintendo Switch. Despite being launched in 2017, the title is still a bestseller in the UK, Japan and other countries. Due to this, Nintendo will have already started development of the sequel: Mario Kart 9.
Great news for all fans of Nintendo’s racing games revealed by analyst Dr. Serkan Toto, who in an interview with Gamesindustry referred to current fame. Mario Karto and proposals the company has for 2022.
“I’m aware that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe continues to sell very well on Nintendo Switch, but Mario Kart 9 is in full development “It’s coming with a new twist and Nintendo could show it off this year.”
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Although the analyst did not go into further details regarding the development of the next racing game for the hybrid console, it is possible that the news will include new characters, game modes, and even changes in gameplay.
On the other hand, Toto mentioned that the big N could focus on gaming for smartphones. “On mobile, Nintendo has been very quiet since launch Mario Kart Tour in 2019, but I think 2022 is when we will see the arrival of established IPs for smartphones”.
It is important to mention that we should take a grain of salt what Dr. Serkan Toto, as Nintendo hasn’t given a hint about the next video game it’s coming to, so we’ll be watching what the company has to say later. .