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Mario Kart Wii comes bundled with a new and intuitive accessory - the Wii Wheel, which makes it one of the most accessible Mario Kart games to date and allows complete novices to compete with ease and comfort, ensuring no one is left in the dust.

For those more familiar to Mario Kart and who are now afraid of getting smoked by their newcomer grandparents using the Wii Wheel, rest assured, Nintendo has you covered! Mario Kart Wii supports five different control options: Wii Wheel, Wii Remote turned on its side, Wii Remote and Nunchuk combination, Classic Controller and even Nintendo GameCube controller. So there’s bound to be a configuration that fits everyone’s experience, level and style.

Combining all the much-loved features from the series, Mario Kart Wii also sees a whole host of stunning new tracks, characters, weapons and vehicles. Those however looking for world ranking domination can take on up to 11 players simultaneously worldwide using the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service which will offer them the chance to race other players across the globe in a nail-biting contest of speed and skill!
Prefer to keep the rivalry a little closer to home? Try the Multiplayer Mode, in which up to four people will be able to challenge each other in the comfort of their own living room, bringing the on screen excitement into a whole new dimension.

Mario and all his much loved pals are planning to make a spectacular return in this definitive version of Mario Kart, providing the most action-packed, adrenaline-filled racing fun ever seen in the series.
Players will have to master a host of 16 exciting new tracks in addition to 16 classic tracks from previous Mario Kart games.

For the first time ever players will have the option of racing with karts or a brand new mode of transport – Bikes. Using bikes as your chosen method will offer up some interesting and different gameplay possibilities such as carrying out a “wheelie”, which in turn will give you a small boost that could be crucial and make that all important difference at the finishing line.

Players will also be able to hit the road as their own personalized Mii caricatures in addition to many classic and even some never-before seen characters in Mario Kart games. True to the series, Mario Kart Wii will feature adrenaline pumping racing action, a plethora of power-ups and masses of objects for players to use to slow down their rivals. Also with 10 battle arenas, players are sure to be kept busy between trips around the circuit.

In addition to all this a new Wii Channel, the Mario Kart Channel, will also be launched with Mario Kart Wii. Players will be able to monitor their ranking against others with data compiled from races completed online as well as also access and share Ghost Data to download. Why not see if your friends are playing by checking their status or even better still set up a room in which you can chat to them before a race starts?

Players even have the possibility to join in on their friends races in progress as a spectator and jump into the race when the next course launches. Through this channel, users will be exposed to a host of new online features allowing them to join a community of racing fans from all over the world as well as participate in special worldwide events organised by Nintendo.

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mstar224 said:

here is my mario kart wii freind code
marshall: 5457 0482 1931
now i need some one to put their freind code here now



Haydengamer said:

The game it's not bad. It looks like a good game for wi-fi connection but the annoying part is the flying explosive blue shells.



nintendonerd147 said:

My next Mario Kart Wish List. Lightweight: Koopa Troopa, Toad, Toadette, Para Troopa, Dry Bones. Middleweight: Mario, Luigi, Peach, Yoshi, Daisy Heavyweight: Bowser, Donkey Kong, Wario, Waluigi, Shy Guy. Also i hope nintendo read this next bit i think you should be able to download extra characters with nintendo points. 500 points a pack 4 characters per pack or 200 points per character it could feature characters like: Hammer Bro, Birdo, Diddy Kong, Pety Prihanna (sorry if mispelt) ect... The packs could be like called like jungle pack and in that pack it would have dk characters and and Villian Pack could feature Bowser J.R., Hammer Bro, Gomba and Boo. I really think this is a cool idea because if you where missing your favourite character you can buy them. So i really hope people read this and please coment.



sohail said:

really amazing game i`ve got it iv`e unlocked rosalina and over 30 charecters. better than Mario Kart 2 which is in red dragon centre



sohail said:

unlock Toadette by playing all 38 courses on Time Trials but you have to unlock star cup special cup leaf cup and lighting cup



Jamaal said:

what is your friend code?mines is 4470-2145-1096.i have mario kart wii.



icymario said:

@nemo I'll add you only if you add me.read my forum on online gaming called Mario Kart wii friend code

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