MARIO KART

Five Ways to Beat Your Friends at Mario Kart Like a Formula One Driver

I’ve learned a lot from Formula One. Mostly about iffy business practices and different European countries, but also about strategy. With the new Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC out today, I thought I would pass on some of my strategy knowledge to all of you. So, here are some tried and…

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The Destiny 2 Quadracycle Sparrow is a Neat Mario Kart Homage

With the Solstice event in Destiny 2 comes a whole mess of new cosmetic items available via the Eververse. As is customary, there’s a few new ships and Sparrows available for purchase, and fans of Mario Kart might want to pick one of them up. It’s called the Quadracycle, and it has a few…

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How to Make Your Own Video Game Character Photo Cards

Back in May, merritt k pointed out how much it sucks to buy a physical copy of a video game in this day and age. She’s absolutely right, too. Which got me thinking: What do I like to buy physical copies of? And why? The answer, as any of my…

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What the Fanbyte Staff Wants for the Next Mario Kart’s Big Twist

It’s been a number of years since the last numbered Mario Kart game — either eight or five, depending on how you count the Switch release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. The title has sold tens of millions of units, but Nintendo hasn’t added anything to the game since the 2017…

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The 7 Best Video Game TikTok Trends of 2020

Video games fandom always had a home on TikTok. Before the app reached its current level of popularity, you could find plenty of cosplayers dancing to music with Overwatch references and tracks from Undertale. Today, the app is a whole lot bigger, but fans of video games haven’t gone anywhere. TikTok’s…

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Are Arcade Racers Headed to the Scrap Heap?

There was a time when arcade racing games were a dime a dozen. You couldn’t leaf through your favourite gaming magazine or browse your local store, without seeing the likes of F-Zero, Wipeout, Project Gotham Racing, and Micro Machines adorning pages and shelves. But lately, arcade racers are battling for…

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The Top 5 Games That Share My Initials

Mortal Kombat 11 is out, and that can only mean one thing — people everywhere are talking about it using an acronym that happens to be my initials. “MK is casual.” Only on Fridays! “MK is dividing the fighting game community!” Gosh I hope not! “MK is ruined.” What? But this all got me thinking,…

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What If Apex Legends and Mario Kart Had a Cute Baby

Game Swap demakes the battle royale of Apex Legends into a Mario Kart clone. What’s Bangalore going to do with all those Mozam-bananas? Uh, we mean Mozambiques. Apex Legends ends up making an actually pretty decent Mario Kart game, we think, but what about you? What game should we Game…

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Raising good gamers: a how-to

Want your kids to have an online voice you can be proud of? You can start by modeling good behavior for them in videogames.

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