Mario Kart still manages to be a global success as it has been revealed that Mario Kart 8 has sold 1.2 million copies in the first weekend.
This was revealed by internal Nintendo figures and reveals Mario Kart 8 to be the fastest selling Wii U title since the console was released.
These sales figures are seen as hope to Nintendo, who have struggled quite a bit with sales of the Wii U consoles it self. Can Mario Kart 8 turn things around for the Wii U? Time will tell it seems.
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