Mario Kart 8’s DLC opened up the floodgates for additional characters joining the Wii U racing title’s initial roster. Characters like Link, Isabelle, and Villager were available as purchasable add-ons after the game’s initial launch.
p dir=”ltr”>But now, Mario Kart 8 is coming back and getting a fresh coat of paint in April as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Edition for the Switch. And while Nintendo has already added in some new characters for the Deluxe Edition — including righting a grievous wrong and bringing my go-to racer Dry Bones back — there’s also the possibility of further DLC characters coming after release. Nintendo hasn’t confirmed that the Switch version will get DLC, but that didn’t stop us from putting together a list of what characters we’d like to see join Mario and friends for a few laps of blue-shell dodging and banana-peel throwing.