Nintendo has announced it will finally be brining Mario Kart to mobile devices. Mario Kart Tour will be released in the fiscal year 2019, which is anythime from April 1st 2018 to March 31st 2019.
Nothing else is known about the game other than the logo screen. Nintendo is definitely building on it huge success from last year. Yesterday they announced that the Switch has outsold the Wii U in just 10 months, with software sales for its 4 biggest titles, Mario Oddessy, Zelda, Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon selling just over 28 million copies combined.
Mario Kart Tour will join 3 other mobile games from Nintendo. Mario Run, Fire Emblem Heroes and Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. It’s not all good news however, Another mobile app, Miitomo, will shutdown on May 9th due to low user numbers.
It is rumoured that Nintendo is working on a as yet unannounced Legend of Zelda mobile game.
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