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GF Rating
9.1

531 ratings

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Game Details

  • Release Date 5/31/2014
  • Publisher Nintendo
  • Platform Wii U
  • Genre Racing
  • Number of Players 4
  • Online Players 12
  • Online Enabled Yes

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Game Description

Mario Kart is back! And for the first time, it's on the Wii U in HD. The stakes have never been higher, and the tracks are crazier than ever. So crazy, in fact, that you'll be driving upside down. Antigravity karts will have you zooming through new race courses in ways you've never experienced before. Maneuver across walls, ceilings, and other tricky obstacles with your favorite kart, bike, or ATV. Popular features returning to the franchise are hang gliders and underwater racing. Play competitively online with up to 12 other players. Whether you're playing as Mario, Luigi, or Donkey Kong, the new Mario Kart is bound to get you speeding with excitement!

Critic Reviews

GamesRadar Review (8.0 out of 10)

Mario Kart 8 review Mario Kart 8’s title might as well read ‘Mario Kart 7 Deluxe’, because this is essentially an HD retread of the 3DS racing classic with a few extras thrown in for good measure. That is, of course, a good thing. The land/sea/air transformation seen in...more

User Reviews

Average Member Rating: 9.1 out of 10

Mario Kart 8. (9 out of 10)

posted by MonsterHigh99 (LONG POINT, IL) on Jun 20, 2014
Member since Feb 2013
1 out of 1 gamers (100%) found this review helpful
I just want to start out saying how great this game is. The graphics are amazing for a WiiU game and the game play is just fantastic. There are some things I didn't really like about this game though. One of those things is the characters..... The characters weren't a surprise because they gave them...more

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Specs & Requirements

Online Features Online Multiplayer, Voice, Friends, Online Tournament, Broadband Required, Gameplay Recording

Controllers Nunchuk Controller, Wii Classic Controller, Wii Wheel, Wii Remote Controller, Wii U Pro Controller

Modes Versus, Team Battle, Tournament, Full Mission Single-Player, Time Trial, Multiplayer

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