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Mario Kart 8 by
published Saturday, May 24th

Mario Kart Comes To TV, Race Highlights To Be Shown On E4

Nintendo and UK broadcaster Channel 4 announced plans Friday to show in-game race highlights from upcoming Wii U racer Mario Kart 8 on Freeview channel E4.

Due for release on Friday, May 30th, Mario Kart 8 allows players to share highlight footage from their races, no doubt featuring plenty of amusing banana-peel slip moments, directly via YouTube and Nintendo’s own MiiVerse social network.

The partnership between Nintendo and Channel 4’s E4 will see chosen ‘Mario Kart TV’ clips shown on television each evening over the course of a week. 

Draw Something TV Show by
published Thursday, Apr 11th

Zynga’s Draw Something Coming To Channel 4

Zynga’s Draw Something is to be turned into a TV game show for Channel 4.

The word-game hit the big time early last year, racking up over 50-million app downloads in just five weeks. Original developer Omgpop was subsequently quickly snapped up by Farmville-creator Zynga.