Mario Kart Wii

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Mario Kart Wii
Basic Information
Video Game
Nintendo EAD Group No. 1
Mario Kart
Kart Racing
Wii Classic Controller, Wii Remote, Wii Nunchuk, GameCube Controller
Retail Features
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Technical Information
Main Credits
Yasuyuki Oyagi
Hideki Konno
Asuka Ohta, Ryo Nagamatsu
European Union European Release Date(s)
April 112008
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
April 272008
Australia Australian Release Date(s)
April 242008
Japan Japanese Release Date(s)
April 102008
South Korea South Korean Release Date(s)
April 302008
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Steam | Xbox Live

Mario Kart Wii is a kart racing video game by Nintendo for the Wii. The game was released in April 2008.

The new version of Mario Kart features new vehicles and lets players near and far compete using the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection, Nintendo’s wireless gaming access service. Mario Kart launched with the Wii Wheel, a steering wheel adaptor for the Wii Remote that brings new controls and challenges for veteran gamers, while making getting into a race easy and intuitive for newcomers. Remote and Nunchuk, Classic, and GameCube controllers can also be used.

Gameplay[edit | edit source]


Race Types[edit | edit source]

Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

12 racers compete in a four-course cup. The top three racers at the end of all four races receive a trophy.

Speed classes

  • 50 cc - karts only
  • 100 cc - bikes only
  • 150 cc - karts and bikes
  • Mirror - karts and bikes


  • Mushroom Cup
  • Flower Cup
  • Star Cup
  • Special Cup
  • Shell Cup
  • Banana Cup
  • Leaf Cup
  • Lightning Cup

Vs.[edit | edit source]

Fight the CPU in as many as all thirty-two races in random order or any track you select. You can also play in teams or just alone. Teams are randomly made and you will be on either Team Blue or Team Red.

Time Trials[edit | edit source]

Beat your best times. and if you have Wi-Fi, you can post them online.

Characters[edit | edit source]

Available from Start[edit | edit source]

Lightweight[edit | edit source]

Middleweight[edit | edit source]

Heavyweight[edit | edit source]

Unlockable[edit | edit source]

Lightweight[edit | edit source]

Middleweight[edit | edit source]

Heavyweight[edit | edit source]

Misc.[edit | edit source]

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