Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

The Nintendo Versus Twitter account is promoting a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Open event and it starts this month on 22nd September (10:00 AM to 8:00 PM Pacific Time). To participate, all you need to do is enter the following tournament code into your game before the event begins: 2093-5045-4827.

All up, there'll be eight winners, determined by the in-game ranking system that assigns points to players based on their rank each race. The contest will consist of up to 24 races during this period. Below is the structure:

Mode: 150cc Race
Teams: No Teams
Items: Normal Items
Vehicles: All Vehicles
Smart Steering: No Smart Steering
Frequency: Fixed Period
Race Count: 24 Races
Group Shuffling: Every 4th Match
Player Rating: Any Rating
Public/Private: Public

Around 27th September, the top eight players in the leaderboard will be identified based on the number of accumulated points. Each of these top players will receive 2500 My Nintendo Gold Points (ARV $25) and the contest is open to residents in America, Canada, and Mexico. Click here for the official rules.

Will you be participating in this event? Do you still play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on a regular basis? Leave a comment below.