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Mario Kart Super Circuit

MobyRank MobyScore
Game Boy Advance
91
3.9
Nintendo 3DS
...
3.4
Wii U
...
5.0
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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 You can watch replays (ghost data) of ten of your best time trial attempts.
    Mario Kart Super Circuit Game Boy Advance First at finishing line
    Mario Kart Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Drive into deep water and Lakitu will pull you out at the expense of a few coins.
    Mario Kart Super Circuit Game Boy Advance Hit a teepee at the Sunset Wilds track and a Shy Guy will jump on your back to slow you down.

    Alternate Titles

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

    Part of the Following Groups

    User Reviews

    Great handheld racing game Game Boy Advance Roedie (5224)
    You can't help but love Mario Kart Game Boy Advance Kartanym (10766)
    Retro fun but with a new twist. Game Boy Advance Sycada (175)
    Red Koopa-Shells other GBA racers! Game Boy Advance Suzie Pendlebury (3)

    The Press Says

    The Next Level Game Boy Advance Sep 04, 2001 A 100
    GameSpy Game Boy Advance Sep, 2001 96 out of 100 96
    Pocket Gamer UK Game Boy Advance Oct 21, 2005 9 out of 10 90
    Gamekult Game Boy Advance Aug 02, 2001 9 out of 10 90
    Super Play Game Boy Advance Sep, 2001 9 out of 10 90
    All Game Guide Game Boy Advance 2001 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
    Cubed3 Game Boy Advance Feb 02, 2003 9 out of 10 90
    Meristation Game Boy Advance Sep 10, 2001 9 out of 10 90
    Level Game Boy Advance Dec, 2002 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
    Silicon-Fusion.com Game Boy Advance 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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    Contributed to by ResidentHazard (3251), Michael Cassidy (10442) and Kartanym (10766)