Can Mario Kart Tour be played with friends?

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A new Tour has arrived in Mario Kart Tour, bringing with it some awesome new content and even a new track!

One of the best ways to enjoy this game is through multiplayer, which is a great way to play together, especially with friends.


So, here’s how you can play Mario Kart Tour with your friends!

Play with friends in Mario Kart Tour

Landing just over a year ago, Mario Kart Tour now has a real-time multiplayer mode for players to enjoy. And what better way to enjoy the game than with others?

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GET PLAYING: The game boasts a number of ways to play!

This allows you to race against in-game friends, those who are nearby in location, or other racers from around the world.

The mode features both Standard Races and Gold Races. Gold Races are only accessible by those with the Gold Pass.

How to add friends

So, you’ve got a bunch of friends wanting to play Mario Kart Tour together, but how do you add them?

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MULTIPLAYER: Mario Kart is all about racing together… Or against each other!

Firstly, you’ll have to ask your friends for their friend code, or send them yours. Next, simply navigate over to the Add Friends tab on the game, copy in the code, and send off your request!

With your friends list now filling, you should be able to invite friends to race, as well as compare your Ranked Scores.


New Tour

The new tour landed today, and lasts until April 20th for all players of the game. This means there are two weeks for you to get playing and earn some big rewards.

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GRID TIME: You’ll need to make sure you’re fast off the line!

This Tour, there are 255 total Grand Stars to collect in order to earn all the prizes, you’ll need to make sure you get racing.


This time, the Gold Pass offers some exciting incentives also, including 1,100 coins, 30 rubies, and 15 total item tickets over the free rewards.