If you’re looking for a comprehensive guide to help you get to grips with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Nintendo Switch when it releases then head on over the Amazon.com now. The official Pima guide for Nintendo’s beloved racer is now up for pre-order and will be released to coincide with the software launch. Upon purchasing, you’ll be given a code to access it online so you won’t have to carry it around when you’re out and about. The guide promises to detail locations of hidden areas, coins, items and other important stuff. Not only that but it’ll serve as a go-to source for all kinds of hints and tricks:
Tracks Galore: Complete Coverage for all tracks shows you the best way to approach each one in Grand Prix and Time Trial modes. Know the Shortcuts: Fully labelled maps show you the locations of every coin, item block, and shortcut. Beat the Competition: Learn the best tactics for item use, gliders, underwater racing, motorbikes, and more. Revamped Battle Mode: Get tips and strategies for the revamped Battle Mode, complete with Balloon Battle and Bob-omb Blast! All DLC: Covers all previously released DLC, along with all new characters and vehicles. Free Mobile-Friendly eGuide: Includes a code to access the eGuide, a web-access version of the complete guide optimised for a second-screen experience.
Unfortunately there’s no word on a UK release as of yet but I’m sure it’ll only be a matter of time.