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Description

This GBA conversion brings together elements of both Super Mario Kart (the original SNES classic) and the N64 sequel, Mario Kart 64.

  • Much like the SNES title, you can collect coins lying on the tracks to boost the speed of your kart.

  • All of the characters from MK64 are included (Mario, Luigi, Toad, Donkey Kong, Bowser, Wario, Peach, and Yoshi)

  • No Kart game is complete without a multiplayer mode. In this case, four can play classic and battle modes using either one cartridge and four GBA's or four cartridges and four GBA's for the full list of characters to choose from.

  • Weapons include the classic green and red shells and the purple spiked shell.

  • 20 new tracks, using elements from both past titles.

    Screenshots

    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Get a speed boost at the starting line by hitting the gas just before Lakitu's final light is illuminated.
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Powersliding around a corner for a speed boost at Ribbon Road.
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance First at finishing line
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Using the mushroom for a boost of speed during a time trial race at Sky Garden.

    Promo Images

    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Render
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Logo
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Screenshot Using the Game Boy Advance Game Link Cable, four players can race against each other or fight it out in Battle Mode.
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Screenshot Using the Game Boy Advance Game Link Cable, four players can race against each other or fight it out in Battle Mode.

    Alternate Titles

    • "Mario Kart Advance" -- Japanese title
    • "マリオカートアドバンス" -- Japanese spelling

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    User Reviews

    Great handheld racing game Roedie (5204) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
    You can't help but love Mario Kart Kartanym (10724) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
    Retro fun but with a new twist. Sycada (175) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
    Red Koopa-Shells other GBA racers! Suzie Pendlebury (3) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars

    Critic Reviews

    GamesFirst! Sep 29, 2001 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
    Deaf Gamers 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
    PGNx Media Jun 07, 2002 9.5 out of 10 95
    NintendoWorldReport Jul 24, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
    Advance 2001 92 out of 100 92
    Gamekult Aug 02, 2001 9 out of 10 90
    HonestGamers 2001 9 out of 10 90
    Game Freaks 365 2001 8.9 out of 10 89
    AceGamez 2001 8 out of 10 80
    Silicon-Fusion.com Sep 10, 2001 8 out of 10 80

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    Trivia

    1001 Video Games

    The Game Boy Advance version of Mario Kart: Super Circuit appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

    Awards

    • GameSpy
      • 2001 – Game Boy Advance Racing Game of the Year
      • 2004 – Game Boy Advance Game of the Year
      • 2004 – Game Boy Advance Sports Game of the Year

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    Kartanym (10724) added Mario Kart: Super Circuit (Game Boy Advance) on Sep 02, 2001
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