Software update: April 23rd 2015

Applies to: Wii U


A software update is now available that introduces new features and adjustments to enhance the overall experience. Please start the game while your Wii U console is connected to the internet to update the software. The software version after this update will be 4.0.

Update contents

  • Adds 200cc racing class
  • Introduces nine new Mii racing suits unlocked by using amiibo. For more information, please visit our Mario Kart 8 website.
  • Adds ability to use the second add-on content pack
  • Introduces additional enhancements to improve the user’s experience and enjoyment

Additional information

Downloading updates will not affect any of your saved data.