Mario Kart Tour: Events and Content Updates

Just like Fire Emblem Heroes, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, and Dragalia Lost, Mario Kart Tour is a Free 2 Start game. That means it’s going to get new contents and various events on a regular basis, in order to keep players engaged and make sure they keep playing the game as long as possible. On this page, we will list all the Events and Content Updates for the game, so that you can find all you need to know in one place, allowing you keep up to date easily.

April 1st

  • [Tours] Part 2 of the 14th Tour, the Hammer Bros. Tour, is now live (available until April 8th)
  • [Pipe] The 2nd Hammer Bros. Pipe is now available. It features the following: ??? (available until April 8th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, ??? and ??? (available until April 8th)

March 26th

  • [Issues] An issue is currently impacting the game: When playing a multiplayer race in which you are the only human player, an error may occur after the race begins and your grade gauge may decrease (added on March 26th)

March 25th

  • [Log-in Bonus] Since the Retweet campaign was successful (67 388 retweets), players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: classic Mario badge, rubies x30 (available until April 8th)
  • [Tours] The 14th Tour, the Hammer Bros. Tour, is now live. It features rubies, Morton, and Peach Hanafuda (Glider) as Tour Gifts. Also, starting with this Tour, the maximum multiplayer grade is S+6. Click here to check out the preview trailer! (available until April 8th)
  • [Pipe] The 1st Hammer Bros. Pipe is now available. It features the following: Hammer Bro, Boomerang Bro, and Rainy Balloons (available until April 8th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Gold Swooper Pack, and Gold Koopa (Freerunning) (available until April 1st)
  • [Log-in Bonus] A new set of Log-in Bonuses is now live: Coin x100, Gilder Points Up x1, Ruby x5, Item Ticket x1, Coin x100, Kart Points Up x1, Item Ticket x1, Coin x100, Driver Points Up x1,Ruby x5 (no end date, refreshes every 2 weeks on Wednesday alongside the latest Tour)

Mario Kart Tour – Current Events

Issues

  • [Issues] A few more issues are currently impacting the game:
    • Bob-ombs thrown while in Frenzy Mode do not explode soon after they land (added on March 9th)
    • An issue reported as fixed in Ver. 2.0.1 is still impacting some players: Players may not receive a level-up reward when they advance to the next player level (added on March 24th)
    • When playing a multiplayer race in which you are the only human player, an error may occur after the race begins and your grade gauge may decrease (added on March 26th)

Tours

  • [Tours] The 14th Tour, the Hammer Bros. Tour, is now live. It features rubies, Morton, and Peach Hanafuda (Glider) as Tour Gifts. Also, starting with this Tour, the maximum multiplayer grade is S+6. Click here to check out the preview trailer! (available until April 8th)

Pipes

  • [Pipe] The 1st Hammer Bros. Pipe is now available. It features the following: Hammer Bro, Boomerang Bro, and Rainy Balloons (available until April 8th)

Log-in Bonus

  • [Log-in Bonus] For an unspecified reason, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Coin x150, Coin Rush Ticket x1 (available until March 30th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] Since the Retweet campaign was successful (67 388 retweets), players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: classic Mario badge, rubies x30 (available until April 8th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] A new set of Log-in Bonuses is now live: Coin x100, Gilder Points Up x1, Ruby x5, Item Ticket x1, Coin x100, Kart Points Up x1, Item Ticket x1, Coin x100, Driver Points Up x1,Ruby x5 (no end date, refreshes every 2 weeks on Wednesday alongside the latest Tour)

Store

  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Gold Swooper Pack, and Gold Koopa (Freerunning) (available until April 1st)

Updates

  • [Updates] The latest Software update is Ver. 2.0.1, and it’s now live. Check out this page for all the details!
  • [Data Update] A Data Update is now live. This one adds a Shop button to the main screen, and revamps the Shop screen (no end date)

Previous updates

January 29th

  • [Tours] The 10th Tour, the Valentine Tour, is now live. The featured Tour Gifts are Baby Peach (everyone) and Macharon and Strawberry Crêpe (Gold Pass), and more. Click here to check out the preview trailer! (available until February 12th)
  • [Pipe] The 1st Valentine Pipe is now available. It features the following: Baby Peach (Cherub) (Driver), Apple Kart (Kart), and Sweetheart Glider (Glider) (available until February 12th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store (available until February 5th):
    • Value Pack
    • Pink Shy Guy Pack
    • Bumble V Pack
  • [Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the start of the new Tour, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: ruby x5 (available until February 5th)

February 5th

  • [Tours] Part 2 of the 10th Tour, the Valentine Tour, is now live (available until February 12th)
  • [Pipe] The 2nd Valentine Pipe is now available. It features the following: Peach (Vacation), Shy Guy (Pastry Chef) (available until February 12th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Heart Balloons Pack, and Baby Luigi Pack (available until February 12th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the start of Part 2 of the 10th Tour, the Valentine Tour, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Ruby x5 (available until February 12th)

February 12th

  • [Tours] The 11th Tour, the Vancouver Tour, is now live. The featured Tour Gifts are Morton (everyone) and Snow Skimmer (Gold Pass), and more. Click here to check out the preview trailer! (available until February 26th)
  • [Pipe] The 1st Vancouver Pipe is now available. It features the following: Rosalina (Aurora), Comet Tail, and Luma Parafoil (available until February 26th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Donkey Kong Pack, Circuit Special Pack (available until February 19th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the start of the new Tour, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: ruby x5 (available until February 19th)

February 19th

  • [Tours] Part 2 of the 11th Tour, the Vancouvert Tour, is now live (available until February 26th)
  • [Pipe] The 2nd Vancouver Pipe is now available. It features the following: Wario (Hiker), Snow Skimmer, Rainbow Starchute (available until February 26th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Birdo (Light Blue) Pack, and Light Blue Turbo Birdo Pack (available until February 26th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the start of Part 2 of the 11th Tour, the Vancouver Tour, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Ruby x5 (available until February 26th)

February 26th

  • [Tours] The 12th Tour, the Mario Bros. Tour, is now live. Click here to check out the preview trailer! (available until March 11th)
  • [Pipe] The 1st Mario Bros. Pipe is now available. It features the following: Mario (Classic), Super 1, and more (available until March 11th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, 8-Bit Jumping Mario Pack, and Super 1 Pack (available until March 4th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the start of the new Tour, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: ruby x5 (available until March 4th)

March 4th

  • [Tours] Part 2 of the 12th Tour, the Mario Bros. Tour, is now live (available until March 11th)
  • [Pipe] The 2nd Mario Bros. Pipe is now available. It features the following: Luigi (Classic), Dasher II, and more (available until March 11th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, ? Block Pack, Dasher II Pack (available until March 11th)
  • [Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the start of Part 2 of the 12th Tour, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Ruby x5 (available until March 11th)

March 5th

  • [Updates] The latest Software update is Ver. 2.0.0, and it’s now live. Check out this page for all the details!

March 9th

  • [Other] Online Multiplayer for Mario Kart Tour has finally launched!
  • [Issues] A few more issues are currently impacting the game:
    • An issue is currently impacting online multiplayer. Players may get a communication error (code 819-0007) if they’re using their mobile network (as opposed to Wi-Fi). It will be fixed in an upcoming update, but in the mean time, players can switch to a Wi-Fi connection in order to be able to play online (added on March 9th)
    • Players may not receive a level-up rewards when their player level increases. Impacted players will receive a compensation at a later date (added on March 9th)
    • Bob-ombs thrown while in Frenzy Mode do not explode soon after they land (added on March 9th)
    • Players may not receive rewards for the Mario Bros. Tour challenge “Race in every course of every cup, including bonus challenges”. Impacted players will be compensated at a later date (added on March 9th)
    • In Friend Ranking, the ranking order and tiers that friends appear in may not display correctly (added on March 9th)
  • [Events] To celebrate the launch of Online Multiplayer, a Retweet Campaign is now live on Twitter. Retweet this tweet and this one to unlock various rewards (available until March 16th)

March 11th

  • [Tours] The 13th Tour, the Baby Rosalina Tour, is now live. Click here to check out the preview trailer! This one introduces Friend Ranking rewards and multiplayer-exclusive challenges. Also, you can now start from any cup you want (available until March 25th)
  • [Pipe] The 1st Baby Rosalina Pipe is now available. It features the following: Baby Rosalina (Detective). And starting with this Pipe, you can fire it for free once you have collected enough Grand Stars (available until March 25th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Plaid Ribbon Pack, and Tea Coupe Pack (available until March 18th)

March 12th

  • [Updates] The latest Software update is Ver. 2.0.1, and it’s now live. Check out this page for all the details!

March 16th

  • [Log-in Bonus] For an unspecified reason, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Coin x150, Coin Rush Ticket x1 (available until March 30th)

March 18th

  • [Tours] Part 2 of the 13th Tour, the Baby Rosalina Tour, is now live (available until March 25th)
  • [Pipe] The 2nd Baby Rosalina Pipe is now available. It features the following: Rosalina, Waluigi (Bus Driver), Double-Decker, and more (available until March 25th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Swift Jack Pack, and Waluigi Pack (available until March 25th)

March 24th

  • [Issues] An issue reported as fixed in Ver. 2.0.1 is still impacting some players: Players may not receive a level-up reward when they advance to the next player level.

March 25th

  • [Log-in Bonus] Since the Retweet campaign was successful (67 388 retweets), players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: classic Mario badge, rubies x30 (available until April 8th)
  • [Tours] The 14th Tour, the Hammer Bros. Tour, is now live. It features rubies, Morton, and Peach Hanafuda (Glider) as Tour Gifts. Also, starting with this Tour, the maximum multiplayer grade is S+6. Click here to check out the preview trailer! (available until April 8th)
  • [Pipe] The 1st Hammer Bros. Pipe is now available. It features the following: Hammer Bro, Boomerang Bro, and Rainy Balloons (available until April 8th)
  • [Store] The following Packs are now available in the Store: Value Pack, Gold Swooper Pack, and Gold Koopa (Freerunning) (available until April 1st)
  • [Log-in Bonus] A new set of Log-in Bonuses is now live: Coin x100, Gilder Points Up x1, Ruby x5, Item Ticket x1, Coin x100, Kart Points Up x1, Item Ticket x1, Coin x100, Driver Points Up x1,Ruby x5 (no end date, refreshes every 2 weeks on Wednesday alongside the latest Tour)

March 26th

  • [Issues] An issue is currently impacting the game: When playing a multiplayer race in which you are the only human player, an error may occur after the race begins and your grade gauge may decrease (added on March 26th)

Source: Nintendo / Various sources


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