Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a classic double-dip, offering the same core game we played on the Wii U a few years back but with a few welcome embellishments.

If you've been under a rock for the past few months and don't know exactly what's new in this particular re-release, then allow Nintendo to educate you. This handy video highlights all of the new additions - such as a revamped battle mode, classic items and new characters - and should help make that purchasing decision a little more straightforward.

Are you looking forward to getting your grubby hands on Mario Kart 8 Deluxe later this month? Speed to the comments section to tell us.