Showing 1 to 20 of 30
1. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 14:04 BST
I don't understand it. Super Circuit has 40 tracks, the most of any Mario Kart game, all the classic characters and items, and it really fun. Is it just like Super Mario Bros 2 and Zelda II, where it isn't cool to admit that you like it?
The chickens are restless.
2. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 14:07 BST
It looks nice and sounds nice, but the controls need a lot of work.
3. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 14:18 BST
Controls perfectly fine for me, pretty close to the SNES version. It's the second best Kart as far as I'm concerned.
Loose your heart like a clumsy bell.
4. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 14:25 BST
I think it's far superior to Mario Kart Wii & Double Dash. If it was on a home console I think people would rank it more highly.
5. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 14:33 BST
The controls work fine for me as well. I don't know if being on a handheld hurts it, since Mario Kart DS is considered great by pretty much everyone.
6. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 15:01 BST
Great game, except for the part where they brought the coins back
3DS Friend Code: 2234-7139-4188 | Nintendo Network ID: LzWinky
7. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 15:03 BST
And no Koopa.
I want your whiskey mouth all over my blonde south
I am an art popist. I assign art to things that are popular. I place new meaning on that which already exist.
We could belong together.
Sony Entertainment Network: naviator_9
Nintendo Network ID: Aviator9
8. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 15:18 BST
I guess I am one of the few who likes the coins. It would have been nice if Koopa was in it though, I totally agree.
9. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 15:21 BST
I like the coins, but I would also have liked to have seen the feather, especially as you could unlock all the SNES tracks.
Edited on Mon 31st August, 2009 @ 17:20 by CowLaunch
10. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 16:07 BST
@CowLaunch I agree, the feather would have been awesome! I wish it would have been included in all of the Mario Kart games.
11. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 16:36 BST
Are you sure that people hate Mario Kart Super Circuit? I don't know anybody who hates it...I personally love the game, one of the best GBA games out there.
12. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 17:02 BST
I think he read the comments at the Super Mario Kart page.
13. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 17:24 BST
I have read a lot of praise as well as hate for this game. I was just curious if people here liked it. It appears everyone who has left a comment so far likes it just fine.
14. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 18:12 BST
I like coins as well. It adds another layer to the game without being complicated. Koopa Troopa and the feather were certainly missed. I am continually baffled with each sequel that does not bring back the feather.
Being on the GBA hurts it because GBA was not as multi-player friendly as DS since you had to buy a link cable that most did not have and there were fewer GBA owners than DS owners. MKDS had the bonus of being Nintendo's flagship Wi-Fi game, so everyone bought it when it came out. Mario Kart shines brightest in multi-player. I only had the chance to play someone in it once, and even then he didn't own the game, so we were limited to far fewer courses, no battle mode, and the other player had to be Yoshi.
The DS version, however, I've played online tons of times and even had numerous local parties with 8 or 12 players (I forgot the max, but I remember there being too many of us to all play at once). But if the GBA version had been released on DS instead, I think most would have enjoyed it more. As it stands, most people rank it pretty lowly in the series from what I've seen.
Edited on Mon 31st August, 2009 @ 19:19 by Adam
15. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 18:36 BST
People hate Super Circuit? Seriously? That's my favorite game in the entire series.
16. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 18:58 BST
I like Super Circuit, but Adam is right, playing it on multiplayer was a rare thing, which made me play it less than any other MK. I recall playing it with 4 people once, no one had the game of course, so we all had to play as different colored Yoshis. Still, as an on-the-go racing game, I prefer it to MKDS.
"And my soul from out that shadow that lies floating on the floor, Shall be lifted nevermore!"
"I'll just have to STOP. TIME!" - Twilight Sparkle
Our little MLP fanfic on EQD:The Perfect Night Sky
More pony stuff on my FimFiction.net userpage.
My Luna toy's ask tumblr!
My incomplete Backloggery!
17. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 19:23 BST
Man, I gotta dig up my copy of this. I'd play this all the time, it was radbeans.
Editor At Large
NLFM podcast | Twitter | Thunder Panda!
Drop your tune into the NLFM Soundcloud box!
Nintendo Network ID: johnnypanda | Twitter: jonwahlgren
18. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 20:35 BST
I never had it, but now that I have Mario Kart DS I see no reason to get it. The feather's stupid and coins are useless.
Edited on Mon 31st August, 2009 @ 20:36 by The_Ink_Pit_Ox
Friend code: 5370-0444-3461
Animal Crossing City Folk Code: 3053-5977-0373
19. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 22:45 BST
You need to collect 100 coins in each circuit in order to unlock the tracks from Super Mario Kart, and there isn't a feather in Super Circuit.
20. Posted: Tue 1st Sep 2009 00:21 BST
The feather in SMK is almost useless.