Nintendo has announced some interesting news about Link’s upcoming appearance in Mario Kart 8. As you can see from the above pic, Link is getting a motorcycle (dubbed the “Master Cycle”).
Nintendo also mentioned that there might be some Zelda-themed racetracks in the game too.
Find out more after the break…
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) October 15, 2014
Here’s what Nintendo had to say:
Each Add On Content pack will contain two new cups, each with four courses, which, in total, increases the number of available courses by 50 percent. The Add On Content packs include classics like Wario’s Gold Mine from Mario Kart Wii, as well as new courses, some taking place in the worlds of The Legend of Zelda and Animal Crossing. New vehicles will also arrive with each pack, including the Blue Falcon kart representing the F-Zero franchise in the first AOC pack.
Mario Kart 8 Pack 1 – Released: November 2014
Pack 1 includes:
3 Characters: Tanooki Mario, Cat Peach, Link
Furthermore, players who preordered the DLC will see a Triforce icon every time they decide to switch over to Mario Kart 8’s Grand Prix Menu.