Mario Kart 8 got more than just a new lease of life with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch. In fact, in the UK, the game climbed up and became 2017’s Second best sold racing game in the United Kingdom.
According to gameindustry, the racing game was only bested by PS4’s Gran Turismo Sport. Overall, Mario Kart joined the rest of the Nintendo lineup dominating the UK gaming market. You can check out the statistics here.