Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Inkling Girl

Every country has their own offensive gestures that don’t translate to other parts of the world. Pumping your arm in celebratory fashion and putting your other hand on your bicep mightn’t mean much in the UK, or Japan, but in Latin America and parts of continental Europe, you might as well be sticking up your middle finger.

Nintendo has patched out this exact motion that Splatoon 2’s Inkling Girl used to perform in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe in the new 1.1 update for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. 

NeoGAF user Neiteio highlighted the change which is pretty subtle and no longer sees the paint-happy girl tell all her opponents to fuck off, basically.

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