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This guide will show you how to do a Jump Boost in Mario Kart Tour. Read on to know how to perform jump boosts, as well as tips on performing one.

What is a Jump Boost?

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A jump boost is a skill in Mario Kart Tour wherein the player receives a boost after going on a ramp. It is a good way to get a higher score and getting ahead of other racers if there are tons of ramps in the course.

How to Perform a Jump Boost

Jump Boost is activated when you drive your kart over a ramp. Aside from ramps, you can also go through air and water currents, landing on balloons, hitting goombas, and many other things. You can also do Jump Boosts while Gliding.

Tips for doing Jump Boosts

Combo Boosts

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When you see a ramp on the course always try to drift in to it, as it will give you a mini boost and jump boost. Best combo to do to get ahead in the race!

Earn More Points

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Doing Jump Boosts gives you more points toward your score. Be sure to always go over ramps if given the opportunity.


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Some obstacles, like landing on top of Goombas, can also let you perform Jump Boosts. You can get on top of them if you use a ramp or if you are gliding.

Special Kart Skill: Jump Boost Plus

Karts with Jump Boost Plus

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Jump Boost PlusJump Boost Plus Further increases Jump Boost boost time and points earned for performing one.

Earn extra points if you do a Jump Boost if you use a kart with a Jump Boost Plus skill. Karts with this skill is especially effective to use on courses with tons of ramps, like T, R/T, or RMX Courses. Refer to the list below to know which karts have the Jump Boost Plus.

List of Karts with Jump Boost Plus

Yellow TaxiYellow Taxi Turbo YoshiTurbo Yoshi MushmellowMushmellow Chrome DK JumboChrome DK Jumbo
DK JumboDK Jumbo Cloud 9Cloud 9 Cheep ChargerCheep Charger MacharonMacharon
Green Cheep ChargerGreen Cheep Charger Wildfire FlyerWildfire Flyer Para-WingPara-Wing BruiserBruiser
Gilded PrancerGilded Prancer Apple KartApple Kart Snow SkimmerSnow Skimmer Super 1Super 1
Tea CoupeTea Coupe Bright BunnyBright Bunny Clanky KartClanky Kart OffroaderOffroader
Gold EggGold Egg Cheep SnorkelCheep Snorkel Dark BuggyDark Buggy Silver Bullet BlasterSilver Bullet Blaster
Festival GirlFestival Girl Gold Pipe FrameGold Pipe Frame Green CircuitGreen Circuit Dark TricksterDark Trickster
Green Standard 8Green Standard 8 Fast FrankFast Frank Decal StreamlinerDecal Streamliner Jade Hop RodJade Hop Rod
Blue RoyaleBlue Royale Pink DozerPink Dozer Blue Turbo YoshiBlue Turbo Yoshi KamekKamek's Zoom Broom
Blue Turbo BirdoBlue Turbo Birdo Cream B Dasher Mk. 2Cream B Dasher Mk. 2 Pink B Dasher Mk. 2Pink B Dasher Mk. 2 Vampire FlyerVampire Flyer
Currently UnavailableFrosty Bells

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