As wildly successful as the Nintendo Switch has been thus far, the one big thing holding it back is the lack of titles. Sure, it's great if you're a big fan of Zelda, but what about the rest of us? Help is on the way and Gamestop has prepared a new bundle for pre-order to celebrate. Let's-a-go with the Mario Kart Switch bundle!

Naturally, the Mario Kart Switch bundle will include the soon-to-be-released Mario Kart 8 Deluxe in the box. Considering that the core console starts at $300, I figured that the simple bundle would be about $350. And I'd be wrong, because Gamestop wants you to buy a bunch of other stuff too.

Also included in the bundle, alongside the console and Mario Kart, are a copy of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, a code to get the Breath of the Wild expansion pass DLC, and a 128GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC memory card. You'll want that last bit if you plan on downloading any games at all to your Nintendo Switch. I don't know about you, but $500 still sounds pretty expensive to me considering what the extra $200 gets you.


But hey, it's a good way to get started with the Switch, right? Except you'll probably want to invest in a bunch of other accessories (like the Switch Pro Controller) too. The Mario Kart Switch bundle is available for pre-order now with shipments expected by May 5. If you need more Nintendo goodness, you may want to wait for Super Smash Bros, whenever that happens.

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