Mario Kart

If Mario and his Mario Kart Wii friends drove real cars

Game Daily takes a look at the stars of Mario Kart and tries to assign real life vehicles to each character. What’s Italian, fast and looks great in red? Mario in a Ferrari. Mario is the most successful video game character of all time, and he deserves to drive the best sports car out there. Just as the Mario series is named after Mario, the Ferrari Enzo is named after Enzo Ferrari, founder ...

Mario Kart Wii First Impressions

Before I started home from work today my bu-chou (head of planning) told me her father had bought her daughter a new Wii game and she wanted me to go up and see it before I went home (bu-chou and sha-chou (CEO)) live upstairs from the company office). Not to get into the complex family dynamics of my employment situation, let’s just say I got to sit down and watch a 6th-grader take the Wii w...

Mario Kart Wii debuts in Europe and Japan this week

Most of the rest of the world will get to hop online and take their Mario Kart for a spin on Wii this week.  The Americas will enjoy some Kart action later this month.  Anyone international Infendo fans out there getting their copy this week?

Nintendo dishes nitty gritty on Mario Kart Wii

Mario Kart Wii Fact Sheet (Nintendo) The worldwide race is on with a whole new set of tricks, tracks and ways to play. The Wii Wheel transforms the Wii Remoteâ„¢ controller into a steering wheel that feels natural in anyone’s hands, while the Wii Remote and Nunchukâ„¢ controller offer a classic control style for the Mario Kart veteran. In either configuration, players can perform speed-boost...