Archive for August, 2009

Coins on the race track

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

Now, I can only attest to half of the experience for this particular topic since I have only played Mario Kart Super Circuit, and not Super Mario Kart, but I am still very opinionated. One of the worst things I think was done in the Mario Kart Series is to put coins on the race [...]

Mario Kart Wii: Three Star Rating

Monday, August 17th, 2009

If you don’t want to hear my personal philosophy on the rating system, you might want to scroll down. The Rant: If there is one thing that I loathe in video games, one thing that I cannot stand, one thing that sends me into controller wrenching rage, it’s arbitrary rating systems. Having a rating system [...]

Greenshell Magnet

Friday, August 14th, 2009

I can’t be the only person in history that this has happened to. You throw three Greenshells into a crowd, and they all come back and hit you. Several people fire Greenshells, and they all hit you. It’s painful, it’s humiliating, and it’s downright unfair. How could this be? Why is it me? Simple, you’re [...]

Toughest Track

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

I know there are a few tracks throughout the games that are I find most frustrating. I am curious what track(s) others feel are the MOST difficult. Here are a few I would like to offer up as difficult: N64-Toad’s Turnpike (Mirror)-The definition of “fuster cluck” SNES/GBA-Rainbow Road Wii-Rainbow Road SNES/GBA-Broken Pier Wii-Wario’s Gold Mine

Mario Kart sequel vs current generation/download expansion

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

I have been playing through as much of the Mario Kart games as I can as of late, but it wasn’t long until I wanted more, at least on the Wii. I know the current Mario Kart game on the Wii is not even one and a half years old, so I don’t expect a [...]