Mario Kart 64

Mario Kart 64 (N64)

1997

System
Nintendo 64
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo EAD

8.8

Game Rating

User Ratings: 1,034

Our Review: 8/10

Overview

Number of Players
4
Genre
Racing
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 29th Jan 2007 (USA), 1,000 points
  • 26th Jan 2007 (UK/EU), 1,000 points
  • 30th Jan 2007 (JPN), 1,000 points

Nintendo 64

  • 24th Jun 1997 (UK/EU)
  • 14th Dec 1996 (JPN)
  • 10th Feb 1997 (USA)

Wii U eShop

  • 21st Jan 2016 (UK/EU), £8.99
  • 29th Dec 2016 (USA), $9.99
Series
Mario Kart, Mario
Tags
Nintendo Switch Online
Controller Support
Classic, Gamecube
Wikipedia
en.wikipedia.org

Screenshots (8)

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Reviews

Mario Kart 64 Guides

  • Guide Best Mario Kart Games Of All Time

    Burn rubber

    Back when Nintendo announced the very first Mario Kart game in the early '90s, there were some in the industry who proclaimed it as a sign that the veteran firm had finally lost its marbles. Sure, Mario had appeared in other games, but his forte was 2D platformers – he had no place on the racing track, and Super Mario Kart was...

About The Game

The sequel to the acclaimed Super Mario Kart had a lot to live up to, and Mario Kart 64 succeeded beyond all expectations!

This Nintendo 64 hit turbocharged the series with fully 3D courses, introduced the Mini Turbo technique to sliding, added Wario and Donkey Kong, and brought us the now infamous blue Spiny Shell. Mario Kart 64 also saw the introduction of favourite courses like Toad's Turnpike, Royal Raceway and Yoshi Valley – still going strong in the series today!