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Very Good

Very good but not great

posted by Jrob93 (BAKERSFIELD, CA) Jun 13, 2014

Member since Jun 2014

Now let me start off by saying I am somewhat of an old school mario player (Double Dash is my favorite and most experienced mario kart), I was a kid around the time the n64 version came out and for me that one was too outdated, that being said I do not know if it is age or just being used to a different style of mario kart gameplay but this mario kart feels like they tried to put to much into the game and it took away from what makes mario kart what it is.
In this mario kart the visuals are stunning they get the style down great, But the gameplay and choices you have in choosing a cart, motrorcycle, and then choosing the wheels and parachute as well just seemed like a lot of overkill, what happened to the days where we were actually driving just karts in mario kart? Very fun game nonetheless and definitely worth a rent to try it out first. If you enjoy lots of choices/change and are not too loyal to earlier versions of mario kart I am sure you will love this game. I enjoyed it very much myself I am just an avid mario kart player and these were my opinions of the game.

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same game over and over

posted by parthornax (NEW YORK, NY) Jun 10, 2014

Member since Jun 2012

nothing new besides 2 new power ups and the graphical update

if it werent for the nintendo license this game would be classified as a mediocre.

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tha bomb

posted by popos (MUSKOGEE, OK) Jun 8, 2014

Member since Jun 2014

I enjoy this game everyday I get off work

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