Nintendo Co.’s Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle held as a top-selling product at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to strong post launch demand.
This week, the Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle ranked as the No. 6 best-selling video game product at BestBuy.com.
The Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle includes the Wii U Deluxe System, Mario Kart 8, Red Mario Wii Wheel Accessory, and Red Mario Wii Remote Plus Controller at $329.99.
Mario Kart 8 includes vehicle transformations that allow each kart to race through anti-gravity tracks. In addition, users could drive against the wall, paraglide after a jump, and cruise underwater.
New characters include Rosalina, Baby Mario, Baby Luigi, and all seven Koopalings.
The final game includes 12-player online competitive play, four-player local multiplayer, remixed classic courses, and option to upload highlight reels to Miiverse and YouTube.
The title sold 1.2 million copies in global markets in the first weekend of sale.