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Getting started

You just purchased Mario Kart Live Home Circuit—now what? We’ve got you covered with everything you need to know to get started.

Don’t forget your software!

Before doing anything, be sure you’ve got the Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit game for your Nintendo Switch system! Head over to Nintendo eShop and download the free software now.

Quick start instructions

Sync your kart

Follow the in-game instructions to sync your kart to your Nintendo Switch system.

Follow the in-game instructions to sync your kart to your Nintendo Switch system.

Take your photo

When prompted in the game, take your photo for your license. Say Cheese!

When prompted in the game, take your photo for your license. Say Cheese!

Build your gates

Assemble your gates and set up your track.

Assemble your gates and set up your track.

Play the tutorial

Test out your course by running a quick test lap.

Test out your course by running a quick test lap.

Success!

Congrats, now you’re ready to hit the track and start racing!

See how to play 

Videos

Watch these videos for racing tips and creative ideas on how to set up and decorate your tracks.

Need more help?

Check out our handy FAQ!

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