Nintendo finally revealed the next installment in the Mario Kart series, simply called Mario Kart 8. In the trailer, it was shown that players karts took on the attributes of the vehicles from previous titles.
The motorcycles from Mario Kart Wii appeared as well as the underwater track elements of Mario Kart 7. But brand new to the series is the theme of anti-gravity. Karts morph into futuristic hovercrafts and can attach to the track to travel upside down. In one section of the video, players were shown driving on top of the track and underneath at the same time.
Mario Kart 8 will be coming to the Wii U in Spring 2014, be sure to check back for more information.
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