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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 11296 ratings
  1. 10 (3558)
  2. 9 (5297)
  3. 8 (1775)
  4. 7 (319)
  5. 6 (105)
  6. 5 (54)
  7. 4 (29)
  8. 3 (18)
  9. 2 (25)
  10. 1 (116)

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  • User Rating 9

    YOUR GOIN TO FAST

    Rated on August 11, 2009 by Bambii12633

    So this has got to be the best raceing game on wii and im going out on a limb to say this but.But maybe the best raceing game ever.Im not a big fan of raceing games but when i played this i knew i had...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A game for everyone the casual and hardcore.

    Rated on August 12, 2009 by Nintendo789

    When i first got this game it was extremely fun and over time its still as great. It wont loose its novelty. I loved this game for single player and online not many complaints. Many modes and unlockab...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Mario Kart Wii has been around for several years now, so why can't i do a review about it then?

    Rated on February 18, 2012 by dribbleondo

    Mario Kart has been around since the 1990's, starting with Super Mario Kart, then in 1997 Nintendo made another Mario kart game, then they moved onto Mario Kart Double Dash, then Mario Kart DS and fin...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    150 is hard for one reason

    Rated on February 18, 2012 by therealdolemike

    playing this from time to time since i dont play wii much. i liked the 50cc and 100cc rounds. but the 150cc round is stupid. u are such at a dissadvantage. the last 8 races i have done i get in every ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    This is an awesome game and if you are into racing then this is must have game if you have the wii. I gave it a 9.5.

    Rated on August 17, 2009 by Gamer-Kid

    This is an awesome game and well if you are into racing then this is must have game if you have the wii. They only thing i would have given a - was there were no 3rd party characters.Other than that ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Requires skill, but doesn't reward it.

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by DinAmar

    I'll start by saying I lack perspective on Mario Kart as a series. My only previous experience with an MK game was on the 64, and even then I didn't own the game, just played it when I had the opportu...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    great game. lived up to what we all remember mariokart as.

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by zeldafreak7

    this was an amazing game. no one can escape that. good new items. good new characters. good new courses. really just, put quite simply, a fun game. once you get the hang of the motion controls, the...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Mario Kart has been revisited time and time again, and the changes here are not an improvement.

    Rated on February 27, 2012 by Ignition_jammy

    Mario Kart Wii is quite similar to the DS version in the sense that you have the usual tournaments which feature brand new tracks plus some other tournaments which feature a nostalgic trip through pre...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Solid Multiplayer! But single-playing unlockables? Welcome aboard the pain train.

    Rated on August 20, 2009 by Penguinn

    I tend to play the video games that the people around me are currently playing. I never like to play alone; so when my kids said that their friends were whooping my kids' trash at Mario Kart Wii, yea...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Best in series: mario and racing

    Rated on August 21, 2009 by mikeonearth

    Well what can i say, this is one of the most into-it games out there meaning you can do so many things. From drifting, to using a larger variety of weapons then any other kart game, and to finding sho...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.