The Legend of Zelda and Animal Crossing characters included in new Mario Kart 8 DLC

Nintendo unveils two new DLC packs that will include characters and courses from The Legend of Zelda and Animal Crossing.

Two new DLC packs are to be released for Mario Kart 8 that include characters from The Legend of Zelda and Animal Crossing.

Nintendo announced today that the packs, available now for pre-purchase, will see Link, from Zelda, and Isabelle and The Villager, from Animal Crossing, included in the packs.

They will also feature two new cups with four new courses, with some taking place in the universe of Zelda and Animal Crossing.

New vehicles will also be available in each pack, including the Blue Falcon Kart.

For players who purchase both packs, they’ll also get access to 8 new colours of Oshi and 8 new colours of Shy Guy.

The first pack, which includes The Legend of Zelda features, will launch in November whilst pack two, which includes the Animal Crossing features, will be released in May 2015.

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