Mario Kart Will Now Race Around In The Latest Google Map Update

Mar 11, 2018, 01:15
Mario Kart Will Now Race Around In The Latest Google Map Update

Once you select the icon, you would be asked whether to use the Mario Time on the app or not, kindly select the Let's Go option when asked.

Saturday, March 10, is Mario Day, and Nintendo teamed up with Google to celebrate it by putting Mario on the map - Google Maps, that is.

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To activate Mario Time, enter a destination and request directions in Google Maps.

The navigation arrow in Google Maps is then replaced with Mario - who accompanies the users in his little red go-kart during the entire trip.

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Well, this isn't the first time Google has surprised us by customizing the appearance of Google Maps. You can see have Mario drive around while following the route. You can go to the respective stores to download and update the Google Maps with Mario Time. Mario Day is an exciting day for fans, and this year a special treat is in tow.

Furthermore, Nintendo announced that Super Mario Run's one-time payment will be at half price starting today until March 25, 2018.

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If you purchase the full game, you'll be able to enjoy all World Tour and Toad Rally courses, play as additional playable characters, take on Remix 10 whenever you like, and get more chances to earn Rally Tickets. So if you unlock the game's premium features through in-app purchase, it will cost you just $4.99 instead of 9.99.