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Mario Kart: Super Circuit

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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.


    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Collect golden coins during the race to increase the maximum speed of your kart.
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Driving in the grass is much slower than driving on the road.
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Racing at the new Rainbow Road.
    Mario Kart: Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Waiting for the race to start.

    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 Game Boy Advance Roedie (5211)
    You can't help but love Mario Kart Game Boy Advance Kartanym (10751)
    Retro fun but with a new twist. Game Boy Advance Sycada (175)
    Red Koopa-Shells other GBA racers! Game Boy Advance Suzie Pendlebury (3)

    Critic Reviews

    The Video Game Critic Game Boy Advance Dec 28, 2003 A 100
    GamePro (US) Game Boy Advance Aug 27, 2001 5 out of 5 100
    Game Informer Magazine Game Boy Advance Sep, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
    PGNx Media Game Boy Advance Jun 07, 2002 9.5 out of 10 95
    VicioJuegos.com Game Boy Advance Jul 26, 2005 93 out of 100 93
    Eurogamer.net (UK) Game Boy Advance Sep 27, 2001 9 out of 10 90
    Gamereactor (Sweden) Game Boy Advance May 25, 2003 9 out of 10 90
    Super Play (Sweden) Game Boy Advance Sep, 2001 9 out of 10 90
    Cubed3 Game Boy Advance Feb 02, 2003 9 out of 10 90
    AceGamez Game Boy Advance 2001 8 out of 10 80


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    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.


    • 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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