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Booboos35

I'd love them to bring back Bowser Jr. Diddy, Birdo, Dry Bones, Dry Bowser, King Boo, Petey Pirhanna, and Mii.

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DreamyViridi

I can tell Petey Piranha will not be returning.
He was a big thing back in the days of the Sunshine Generation but then he lost that popularity as time flew by.
Rosalina seems to have replaced him as the Generation Spin-Off Character and Metal Mario's making a comeback too.

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I hope for nabbit

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Yoshi

DestinyMan wrote:

What retro battle courses would you like? I'd like a battle course from Super Mario Kart, N64 Double Decker, GCN Luigi's Mansion, Wii Funky Stadium, and 3DS Wuhu Town.

SNES Battle Course 2 (the water/beach one)
N64 Double Decker
3DS Wuhu Town

At the very least.

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Shirma_Akayaku

DestinyMan wrote:

I haven't seen much or any discussion about the battle mode in this game lately. I imagine the battle mode is going to be very good this time. I don't want to be restricted to teams only and I want to have an option instead. I also hope for huge battle courses like what Mario Kart Wii had.

What retro battle courses would you like? I'd like a battle course from Super Mario Kart, N64 Double Decker, GCN Luigi's Mansion, Wii Funky Stadium, and 3DS Wuhu Town.

I can definitely see a gliding ramp in Luigi's Mansion on the roof going horizontally. It's kind of a medium-large stage...

Oh man, imagine if they put Tilt-A-Kart with more 8-Bit characters, using gliding to get to each of them? Mario, Peach, Toad, and Bowser, all in 8-bit. Maybe they can start glowing red, meaning that they're going to start breaking apart, and at the last minute, there are only two 8-bit characters left.
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renaryuugufan92

now my excitement for this game is overwhelming however these are the things I'm concerned with and want to here more about soon!
1. MK8's online features & modes
2. MKTV
3. single player modes like MKWii's battle, or MKDS's mission mode
4. what battle stages we will get, idk if anyone shares my opinion but MK7's online and battle stages felt a bit underwhelming to me, now its a good game yes but it felt sorely lacking in features that MKWii had.
5. Re-assurance that this game isn't lacking features that made older games so great, the basics are there but what about the additional sides of frosting that made MKDS and MKWii feel so fleshed out?

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Rezalack

Will someone explain to me what coins are for? I haven't played MK since N64. Just curious to see what use they are.

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Yoshi

Spuratis wrote:

Will someone explain to me what coins are for? I haven't played MK since N64. Just curious to see what use they are.

They make you go faster the more you collect.

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Yoshi

@Dark-Luigi Well, that is true. In MK7, you unlocked more parts as you collected more coins, but the direct effect of coins is speed.

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Bolt_Strike

I might've said this before, but I think the whole "coin total unlocks a random part" system is garbage, they should have a shop instead.

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4cat

Great find rosalina

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renaryuugufan92

DestinyMan wrote:

I haven't seen much or any discussion about the battle mode in this game lately. I imagine the battle mode is going to be very good this time. I don't want to be restricted to teams only and I want to have an option instead. I also hope for huge battle courses like what Mario Kart Wii had.

What retro battle courses would you like? I'd like a battle course from Super Mario Kart, N64 Double Decker, GCN Luigi's Mansion, Wii Funky Stadium, and 3DS Wuhu Town.

N64 Double Decker & GCN Luigi's Mansion for me

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renaryuugufan92

Rosalina wrote:

oh GameXplain, making it so we can't find the shortcuts ourselves, can't really complain when you watch it~

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FriedSquid

I haven't really been keeping up on the MK8 news lately, so does anybody know if there have been any pre-order bonuses announced for the U.S.? I've Googled it and haven't been able to find anything but I just want to be sure in case I missed something.

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Squid wrote:

I haven't really been keeping up on the MK8 news lately, so does anybody know if there have been any pre-order bonuses announced for the U.S.? I've Googled it and haven't been able to find anything but I just want to be sure in case I missed something.

Nope. Sorry,

the switch is pretty cool.

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Bolt_Strike

DestinyMan wrote:

GCN Dry Dry Desert Wii U and GCN comparison:

I'm not sure I'd agree this is a "great improvement". It looks like they removed a lot of the obstacles the original had, there's not as many Pokeys because of the underwater section, and I think they removed the tornadoes as well.

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renaryuugufan92

Bolt_Strike wrote:

DestinyMan wrote:

GCN Dry Dry Desert Wii U and GCN comparison:

I'm not sure I'd agree this is a "great improvement". It looks like they removed a lot of the obstacles the original had, there's not as many Pokeys because of the underwater section, and I think they removed the tornadoes as well.

The tornado has been removed, regardless its still gonna be a good track to race on just, not as challenging as before :X

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