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Nintendo's 'Mario Kart' eSports show coming to DisneyXD channel

eSports for the casual market could become a growth industry
By Ben Gourlay from Dec 1, 2015 @ 16:05 CST

With the explosion of interest in eSports cutting through to the mainstream, no gaming franchise is immune. Now, an eSports showe based on Nintendo's ever popular 'Mark Kart' franchise is coming to the youth-based DisneyXD channel in a few days time.




According to GameSpot, 'Clash of Karts: Mario Kart 8' will air this weekend on the DisneyXD channel, with eight of "America's best young gamers" competing in a 'Mario Kart 8' tournament on the WiiU. With sales a tad under 6 million units worldwide, 'Mario Kart 8' is the console's highest selling game, as the company moves to strengthen it's position with a new console coming next year.

NEWS SOURCES:Gamespot.com

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