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Error Message: You can't create a room because you don't have any registered friends. (Mario Kart 8 Deluxe)


  • When attempting to create a room in Online Play mode, you can't see your registered friends.

Additional Information:

You can add friends from your user page.

Possible Solutions:

  1. Restart the Nintendo Switch console.
    To restart the console, press the POWER Button for three seconds, then select "Power Options", followed by "Restart".
  2. Move the Nintendo Switch console closer to the wireless router.
    If possible, place the Nintendo Switch console within 3 to 5 metres (10 to 15 feet) of the wireless router to improve the signal strength.
  3. Perform the latest system update.
  4. Perform the latest Mario Kart 8 Deluxe software update.