Mario Kart 7

Mario Kart 7
System Nintendo 3DS
Developer Nintendo
Genre Racing
Series Super Mario Series

Mario and friends return to race for a chance to win the Grand Prix. There are 16 new tracks in four Cups, plus 16 classic tracks. You can now view the race in first-person mode and drive underwater.

There are 17 characters to choose from, and you can now customise your kart. You can choose a frame based on the character's weight, as well as the tires, plus the new hang-glider that allows your kart to float after making a jump.

You can play online multiplayer races and battles through the Nintendo Network. You can also download player ghosts through Spotpass.

Release Information

Region Name Game Card Download
Japan マリオカート7 Mario Kart 7 01 Dec 2011 01 Nov 2012
Europe Mario Kart 7 02 Dec 2011 04 Oct 2012
US Mario Kart 7 04 Dec 2011 18 Oct 2012


Wuhu Island

Wuhu Loop in Mario Kart 7

Wuhu Island, the island resort from Wii Sports Resort and Pilotwings Resort, appears as two long tracks and a Battle Mode stage:

  • Flower Cup: Wuhu Loop
  • Star Cup: Maka Wuhu
  • Battle Mode: Wuhu Town

The music for the stage is the main theme from Wii Sports.

Submitted by MEGAߥTE, Da Robot

DK Jungle

DK Jungle in Mario Kart 7

The Special Cup circuit, DK Jungle, is based on Donkey Kong Country Returns. Tikis, Screaming Pillars, DK's Treehouse and the Golden Temple all appear. This track was designed by Retro Studios, developers of Donkey Kong Country Returns.

Submitted by Da Robot

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