The newest installment of the fan-favorite Mario Kart, brings a new dimension to kart racing! Mario Kart returns in glorious 3D racing action from the lands of Mushroom Kingdom where you will be able to explore new karting possibiilities for the first time ever!
Dive into the deths of the sea and fly through the skies as you speed around the new courses available to you. With new abilities and customizable karts, your racing excitement will leap to new heights.
- New courses take players on wild rides over mountains, on city streets and through a dusty desert. Nintendo fans will recognize new courses on Wuhu Island and in the jungles from Donkey Kong Country Returns.
- The Mario Kart franchise continues to evolve. New kart abilities add to the wild fun that the games are known for. On big jumps, a kart deploys a wing to let it glide over the track shortcut. When underwater, a propeller pops out to help the kart cruise across the sea floor.
- People can choose to race as one of their favorite Mushroom Kingdom characters or even as their Mii character.
- Players can show their own style by customizing their vehicles with accessories that give them a competitive advantage. For instance, giant tires help a kart drive off-road, while smaller tires accelerate quickly on paved courses.
- The game supports both SpotPass and StreetPass features.
- Players can compete in local wireless matches or online over a broadband Internet connection.