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Watch Mario Kart 8's slick gameplay - video

Mario Kart 8 reviews are here, and we thought rather than just tell you what this sublime Wii U racer feels like to play, we'd show you because technology. Check out Dave's impressions video and hear what he has to say about it.

You can also check out my full Mario Kart 8 review and our score round-up. It's doing really well at the time of writing.

As you can see, Mario Kart 8 is a delightful, colourful explosion of fun and joy, just like Nintendo's good at.

It's out May 30 across Europe and the UK. Will you be buying it?

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Living in Edinburgh, Scotland. Writing a game called Jettison and a book called Seventh Circle. Loves spicy food.

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