Everyone

Feel the rush as your kart rockets across the ceiling!

WINNER: Best Sports/Racing Game and Best Family Game

--The Game Awards 2014

Expand your game-play options in the Mario Kart™ 8 game with two DLC packs that feature new tracks, new vehicles, and new characters like Link™ from The Legend of Zelda™ series and Isabelle from the Animal Crossing™ series/franchise. Learn more.

Race upside-down and along walls on anti-gravity tracks in the most action-fueled Mario Kart™ game yet! Take on racers across the globe and share videos of your greatest moments via Mario Kart TV.*

Driving up a waterfall or across the ceiling can provide an intense adrenaline rush, but that’s not all anti-gravity is good for. It also provides a wild new gameplay mechanic: if you collide into other racers in zero-g, you’ll earn speed boosts worth bragging about. Luckily, you can upload and share your best moments and watch your friends’ using the all-new Mario Kart TV.* Returning features include 12-player online play*, gliders, underwater racing, motorbikes, and custom karts. You can even race as Bowser’s seven minions, the Koopalings!

  • Race along walls and upside-down on twisting anti-gravity racetracks!
  • Share highlight videos of your greatest moments with friends via the Mario Kart TV feature and Miiverse™*
  • Race and battle with friends locally* or connect online to play with random players from around the world*
  • Fan favorite features from past Mario Kart™ games include gliders, underwater racing, motorbikes, mid-air tricks, and more
  • For the first time ever, play as all seven of Bowser’s minions, the Koopalings!
  • Crisp HD graphics and fluid animation offers players the most visually stunning Mario Kart™ yet

In-game content available for purchase using stored account funds.

*Wireless broadband Internet access required for online play. Learn more at support.nintendo.com. Additional systems and games are required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.

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Release date:
May 29, 2014
Players:
up to 8 players
Genre:
Sports, Racing
Publisher:
Nintendo
ESRB Rating:
Everyone
Comic Mischief
Compatible:
Wii Remote
Wii Remote + Classic Controller
Wii Remote + Nunchuck Controller
Wii Remote Plus
Wii Remote Plus + Nunchuck Controller
Wii U GamePad
Wii U Pro Controller