Nintendo 3DS games can now be patched up, thanks to an all new firmware update released worldwide today. The first game to take advantage of the patch will be Mario Kart 7.

The Mario Kat 7 patch is also available after players download the firmware update. To do this, simply head to the eShop and the update will automatically download, provided you’re connected to WiFi.

The Mario Kart 7 update will be downloadable from the eShop under “Mario Kart 7 Update data Version 1.1”.

The update is understandably free, but players will need to download it in order to connect to Mario Kart 7‘s online features. The download will take up 46 blocks on your SD Card, but will fix up the ability to cheat in various levels which has led to millions of players unfairly achieving huge time advantages on some racetracks.

Previous post

How to Get your Money Back from a GAME Pre-Order

Next post

Hell in the Depths of Hell: Diablo III Launch Problems Arise

Ty

Ty

Ty is the founder, Editor-in-Chief and nice guy of Aussie-Gamer.com. The first console Ty owned as a kid was the Sega Master System II which he used to enjoy games like Alex Kidd, Sonic the Hedgehog and Mickey Mouse. Since the early days, Ty's hobby became an obsession and over the years he has amassed a huge collection of video games from all manufacturers.

You can read Ty's weekly opinion column here, and follow him on Twitter.