Once you're on your way, you'll hear Mario say "Let's a go!" and the Google navigation arrow is transformed into Mario driving the iconic Mario Kart. This year Google has gotten in on the fun with a neat addition to the Google Maps app.
Everyone's favorite plumber (and yes, he's a plumber again) can be activated by opening Google Maps and hitting the 8-bit question block icon, which prompts a pop up asking if commuters want to activate Mario mode.
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This is far from the first time that Google Maps has participated in gaming-inspired map themes, most of which have been Nintendo-related.
If you purchase the full game, you'll be able to enjoy all World Tour and Toad Rally courses, play as additional playable characters, take on Remix 10 whenever you like, and get more chances to earn Rally Tickets. The new update looks quite promising as it brings a whole new live Mario to the navigation maps using Google Maps on your device. So if you unlock the game's premium features through in-app purchase, it will cost you just $4.99 instead of 9.99. At the same time, the company reminds users to stay safe and make sure they don't share private details such as their work or home address. Let us know in the comments section below.