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Mario Kart 30th Anniversary | All Things Nintendo

by Brian Shea on Sep 02, 2022 at 03:00 PM

This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian invites former Game Informer editor and current GameSpot mobile gaming editor, Kyle Hilliard, to talk about the history and importance of the Mario Kart series. Before that, Game Informer associate editor Jason Guisao chats with Brian about the news of the week.

If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links: Brian Shea (@brianpshea), Jason Guisao (@Jason_Guisao), Kyle Hilliard (@KyleMHilliard)

The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!

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00:00:00 – Introduction
00:01:04 – New Characters in Pokémon Unite
00:03:56 – New Pokémon Revealed for Scarlet & Violet
00:06:45 – Where Does Pokémon Rank in Most Anticipated?
00:09:09 – Bomb Rush Cyberfunk Delayed
00:10:49 – Bear and Breakfast Release Date
00:11:31 – Shovel Knight Dig Release Date
00:12:20 – TMNT: Cowabunga Collection Impressions
00:17:29 – Personal News from Jason
00:22:29 – Gaming/Parenting Stories/Other Anniversaries
00:28:15 – Mario Kart's 30th Anniversary
01:41:43 – Definitive Ranking: Mario Kart Courses
01:47:28 – eShop Gem of the Week: Tinykin


If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing [email protected], tweeting to Brian (@BrianPShea), or by joining the official Game Informer Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the Game Informer Twitch channel. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."


For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out The Game Informer Show with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and From Panel to Podcast from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!

Products In This Article

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Platform:
Switch
Release Date:

Pokémon Unite

Platform:
Switch, iOS, Android
Release Date:
July 21, 2021 (Switch), 
September 22, 2021 (iOS, Android)

Pokémon Scarlet

Platform:
Switch
Release Date:

Pokémon Violet

Platform:
Switch
Release Date:

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:

Tinykin

Platform:
PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

Platform:
Switch
Release Date:

Mario Kart 8

Platform:
Wii U
Release Date:

Mario Kart 7

Platform:
3DS
Release Date:

Jason Guisao contributed to this article.