Race Around Singapore’s Iconic Attractions With Mario Kart Tour


Qistina Bumidin •  Jan 20, 2022

If you’re planning to visit Singapore, but your plans are halted again, or you’re the Singaporean who might want to go around, but it's a little too much effort (we're tired too, we get you?), you can now explore this little red dot with Mario Kart Tour’s new race track ‘Singapore Speedway’. ?

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Take A Little Trip Around Singapore Town With Mario And Friends

“Mario Kart Tour” announced its latest race track “Singapore Speedway,” which sees players racing and having ‘real-world’ views of Singapore’s iconic landmarks. ??

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Introduced in 2019, Mario Kart Tour is the mobile version of the good-old Mario Kart game we all love, and goes beyond its fantasy Mushroom Kingdom settings and features other real-world locations such as New York, Berlin, Sydney, Tokyo (*cues Tokyo Drift song*), and more.

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Singapore is the first Southeast Asian city course in Mario Kart Tour, and we’re really honoured. So, what can you expect in your ‘virtual’ tour of Singapore? Check out the Merlion decked out in its glory. Intending to check out our arts scene? Head on to our durian-shaped arts centre Esplanade. End the night with a good night’s sleep at Marina Bay Sands, or go window-shopping at the adjoining The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands. ?

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When in Singapore, you should dress appropriately to our tropical weather. Don on a special Vacation Luigi skin, and unlock the Merlion-based kart for the ultimate Singaporean experience. The Merlion is truly symbolic to us, we were upset when the Sentosa one was gone

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The Singapore Tour event in Mario Kart Tour will begin on December 12 for us here in Southeast Asia. Sure it might seem long, but true Mario Kart Tour fans will definitely be excited for this. You can download the game on Apple App Store or Google Play Store for Android users. ?