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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe updated to version 2.2.0

By now, you have more than likely heard the news that the third wave of the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass went live earlier today. The third wave adds the Rock Cup and the Moon Cup to the game, along with 8 more tracks.

Well, the new DLC has also come with a brand new update from Nintendo. Once you update the game, it should be at version 2.2.0. As for the patch notes, there is nothing out of the ordinary that wasn’t already known. Nevertheless, you can see the patch notes in full down below.

Support for DLC
  • Now supports paid DLC: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass, Wave 3 (two cups and eight courses).
  • Added “Custom Items” to item Rules.
    • This is a feature that lets you decide which items appear.
    • This is supported in VS Race, Balloon Battle, Coin Runners, Shine Thief, Renegade Roundup, Playing with friends, Tournaments, and Wireless Play.
    • Items that have not been set to appear may still appear according to the connection environment and game situation.
  • When getting struck by lightning while gliding through the air, the glider no longer closes.
  • The period of invincibility after spinning or crashing now changes, depending on the driver or machine parts.
  • When a user cannot download any new ghost data, they can now delete all the ghost data they downloaded until then.
  • Deleted “Recommended” in Tournaments.
Fixed Issues
  • Fixed an issue where coins would not be added when touching an opponents’ Crazy Eight coin.
  • Fixed an issue where there was a communication error when using the item Boo.
  • Fixed an issue where using the Super Horn would not hit more than one opponent at the same time.
  • Fixed an issue where images in SNES Mario Circuit 3 would look distorted.
  • Fixed an issue where a player could not acquire multiple items in a row in GBA Snow Land.
  • Fixed an issue where points would not be added to a member list, when spectating an online match.
  • Fixed an issue where, when selecting a team, the COM characters that actually play in the game were not the same as shown on selection screen.
  • Fixed an issue where the warning sound was not playing when a Red Shell or Spiny Shell comes from behind.
  • Other adjustments and corrections were made to improve the gameplay experience.


2 thoughts on “Mario Kart 8 Deluxe updated to version 2.2.0”

  1. Hey Nintendo, it’s great that you’re doing all this but can we please get more options for battle mode? I wanna be able to play battle mode without timed.

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