One small gripe many fans had with the original Mario Kart 8 was the restrictive online lobby. In order to change your character or kart, players would have to exit the lobby and reconnect. This was certainly frustrating, particularly when playing with friends. However, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe seems to fix this issue. Pointed out by Andre Segers, Nintendo now allows changes in the lobby. Check out a picture below.