What Gamespot Users have to say about Mario Kart 64

  • Rating:8.6

    Multiplayer racing on the N64 at it's best.

    Super Mario Kart was one of the most popular games on the Super Nintendo system, and arguably the best racer of its time. Next up? Mario Kart 64. This game features 16 courses, 8 characters, and a variety of in-game item... Read Full Review

    1 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4

    The Mario Kart obtaining full fledged multiplayer mojo, while supporting the single player crowd just as well.

    The Mario Kart franchise first debuted on the SNES, where it left its first dent in gaming history. While ending up selling well over a million units, the expectations for the N64 version were very high, but thankfully e... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.7

    A wonderful first run for the N64.

    This really helped start the Nintendo "Ultra" 64 off right. It was the first game I owned for the 64, and one of the few I've played within the past couple months. "Another Shigeru Miyamoto" mastepiece, you could call it... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.9

    Quite possibly the most enjoyable time I've ever had playing a racing game on any system.

    Mario Kart 64 is a treasured classic for me. It's one of those rare games that is as much fun to play alone as it is with 3 of your friends. The game really shines in multiplayer however, and if you've never launched a... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.4

    N64 version of MK is a great game, but not as good as its SNES cousin. The big problem with the game is its graphics, N64 could handle things that are far better looking. Stages themselves are 3D, but the characters ar... Read Full Review

    0 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    I was just searching through old reviews at GameSpot, getting a feel for how well I should trust their reviews in general. After checking several tried-and-true classics, I moved on to the pinnacle of the kart racing gen... Read Full Review

    14 of 25 users found the following review helpful