Yoshi Tour Coming to Mario Kart Tour

The Yoshi Tour will be added to Mario Kart Tour next Wednesday (April 8, 2020 at 06:00 UTC) featuring newly added courses, challenges, and likely character alts.

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Mario Tennis Aces Adds Koopa Troopas

The February Participation Bonus in the Mario Tennis Aces February Online Tournament is coloured Koopa Troopas (250 Participation Points for Blue and 750 for Red), and coloured Koopa Paratroopas (500 Participation Points for Blue and 1,000 for Green). The Co-op Challenge: Yoshi’s Ring Shot is also back with the Goal-Clear Bonus being coloured Shy Guys (10,000 Points for Blue, 25,000 for Red, and 40,000 for Yellow). Screenshots added below…

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Yoshi’s Chocolate Crunch Added to Nintendo TOKYO

Nintendo are now selling Yoshi’s Chocolate Crunch at Nintendo TOKYO which features some Yoshi’s crunch cookies and an egg-shaped card for ¥1,320 (including tax). Also now on sale is the Yoshi Oven Mitt and Pot Stand (pictured below). Read our previous posts about Nintendo TOKYO here.

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Super Nintendo World Construction Photos

The latest construction photos for Super Nintendo World and how it looks as of 12 January 2020. Super Nintendo World is scheduled to open before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics (see this post for the key visual). The photos below show early images of the build of the Yoshi ride. Images thanks to @LCASTUDIOS_USJ. Edit: post updated with first images of the construction of the outer wall of Bowser’s Castle and the outer wall of Super Nintendo World, which is being painted olive.

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New Year’s Tour Now Available!

The New Year’s Tour has now begun in Mario Kart Tour and adds the new drivers Mario (Happi), Toad (Party Time), Red Yoshi, and Gold Koopa (Freerunning). Also added is the Quickshaw kart, and New Year’s Kart glider. The featured tour gift is Iggy with Gold Koopa (Freerunning) for Gold Pass subscribers. This week’s ranked cup is the Lakitu Cup. You can also now claim up to 50 rubies in the New Year’s Log-In Bonus. New Year’s Tour trailer, screenshots, and artwork added below…

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Holiday Tour Now Available!

The Holiday Tour has now begun in Mario Kart Tour and adds the new drivers Pauline (Party Time), Yoshi (Reindeer), and Birdo, with Mario (Santa) remaining. Also added is the Jingle Bells kart, the Gift Glider, and the 3DS Rainbow Road course. The featured tour gift is Koopa Troopa with Yellow Taxi for Gold Pass subscribers. This week’s ranked cup is the Birdo Cup. Holiday Tour trailer, screenshots, and artwork added below…

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Holiday Tour Coming to Mario Kart Tour

The Holiday Tour will be added to Mario Kart Tour next Wednesday (18 December) featuring newly added courses and challenges. The image above shows that alternative costumes for Pauline and Yoshi will be available. Mario (Santa) will still be available in the Pipe until the end of the Holiday Tour.

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Super Mario Happy Meals Announced

McDonald’s Japan Happy Set meals (Happy Meals) will see Super Mario toys from next week (20 December) with 10 toys including Mario, Yoshi, and Peach games! The first weekend will also see players receive a Mario hat and moustache clear file with a Super Mario Maker 2 sticker book in the second weekend! Check out all 10 toys, the sticker book, clear file, schedule, and videos below…

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