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Your MK8 Rating

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There shouldn't be any lower than this, you heathen.

My NNID: NinPie. Add me in order to race in the Official Tourneys on Saturdays.

ATTENTION: Other Tournaments that are hosted in this thread are posted in the second post below this, along with their times. Please make sure to check the second post for those Tournaments/Races as well as the Official MK8 Leaderboard!

Final Information: Tourneys will be hosted on Saturdays in this very thread. However, I'm leaving it up to you guys to pick what time they will happen. Of course I'll pick when it all comes down to it (because it needs to work for me as well in order to be able to set this thread up for a Tourney), but I do want your input. I'm also taking into consideration different timezones, so please post below and enter your option in the poll above.

The final time has been chosen:

EDT: 5:30 PM, May 31st

PDT: 2:30 PM, May 31st

MDT: 3:30 PM, May 31st

CDT: 4:30 PM, May 31st

UTC: 9:30 PM, May 31st

BST: 10:30 PM, May 31st

JST: 6:30 AM, June 1st

Sydney/EST: 7:30 AM, June 1st

NZST: 9:30 AM, June 1st

 

~Drivers/Characters~

 

Lightweights
Baby Mario Baby Luigi Baby Peach Baby Daisy Baby Rosalina¹ ²
Toad Toadette² Koopa Troopa Shy Guy Lakitu²
  Wendy O. Koopa¹ ² Larry Koopa¹ ² Lemmy Koopa¹ ²  
   
Mediumweights
Mario Luigi Princess Peach Princess Daisy Yoshi
  Ludwig von Koopa¹ ²   Iggy Koopa¹ ²  
     
Heavyweights
Bowser Donkey Kong Wario Waluigi Rosalina²
Metal Mario² Pink Gold Peach¹ ²   Roy Koopa¹ ² Morton Koopa Jr.¹ ²
 
Any*
Mii²
¹New character
²Unlockable driver
*Mii's weight class is determined by its size

(Source Sited: http://www.mariowiki.com/Mario_Kart_8)
~Courses & Cups~

  ~ Mario Kart Stadium, Water Park, Sweet Sweet Canyon, Thwomp Ruins

 

 ~ Mario Circuit, Toad Harbour, Twisted Mansion, Shy Guy Falls

 

 ~ Sunshine Airport, Dolphin Shoals, Electrodome, Mount Wario

 

 ~ Cloudtop Cruise, Bonedry Dunes, Bowser's Castle, Rainbow Road

 

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 ~ Moo Moo Meadows (Wii), Mario Circuit (GBA), Cheep Cheep Beach (DS), Toad's Turnpike (N64)

 

 ~ Dry Dry Desert (GC), Doughnut Plains 3 (SNES), Royal Raceway (N64), DK Jungle (3DS)

 

 ~ Wario Stadium (DS), Sherbet Land (GC), Music Park (3DS), Yoshi Valley (N64)

 

 ~ Tick-Tock Clock (DS), Piranha Plant Slide (3DS), Grumble Volcano (Wii), Rainbow Road (N64)

 

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Note: This post will be used for leaderboards for the Official MK8 Tourneys once those start. I'll also be adding additional info about other tourneys that will be hosted in this thread. You can get all of your info on other tourneys and placements in the Official Tourney right in this post.

Conegamer's Ranked Tourneys: -DISCONTINUED- 17:00 CEST (11:00 AM EDT; 16:00 PM BST), Sundays

RolStoppable's Racing Timeslot: -DISCONTINUED- (Rules/FAQhttp://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/post.php?id=6360869 ) (Resultshttps://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1l5LrdL7tqRtluNaBMIoG2aNb1mMRxLS5IrWm_4V_GFM/edit#gid=0 )

Official MK8 Tournament Leaderboards for July 5th:

Final Standings: 

#1. TheKingofRedLions - 61

#2. BiffAtlas - 59

#3. NintendoPie - 44

#4. Slarvax- 33*

#5. Cheebee - 25

#6. AlphaCielago - 22

#7. Joaco< 3N64 - 6*

*Did not complete



Carl is a Piplup hater and deserves to be punished eternally.

Looks really good! I wanted a new Zelda, but this will be alright as well.

Are you hyped Ninpie? Was this your first E3 here?

You and your crazy threads! Can't wait until we get to play together (next year probably)...

But it looked very good. Here's a hands-on:

http://uk.ign.com/articles/2013/06/11/e3-2013-defying-gravity-in-mario-kart-8



 

Official NintenDomination Thread!

http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread.php?id=171220

Looks awesome so far can't wait for it to come out

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spurgeonryan said:
Looks really good! I wanted a new Zelda, but this will be alright as well.

Are you hyped Ninpie? Was this your first E3 here?

Nope. I was here last year. I made the "Who Is Winning E3 2012 So Far?" Thread.

What was your favorite aspect of MK8? Notice anything that you liked?



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spurgeonryan said:
Looks really good! I wanted a new Zelda, but this will be alright as well.

Are you hyped Ninpie? Was this your first E3 here?

This from the "5/10" guy

And no, it isn't. He was here last year.



 

Official NintenDomination Thread!

http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread.php?id=171220

This game is going to get some serious game time from me when I get it! It should be released before Christmas though, that's the only negative thing I can say about it.

Conegamer said:
You and your crazy threads!

But it looked very good. Here's a hands-on:

http://uk.ign.com/articles/2013/06/11/e3-2013-defying-gravity-in-mario-kart-8

Thanks for posting that link, ConeyG! (And holy crud he typed that up fast!)

What are your favorite aspects that Nintendo introduced to the series? Notice anything that you like?



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Looks absolutely fantastic. Yet another franchise to get the Galaxy treatment!