Archive for the ‘Strategy’ Category

A new copy of Super Circuit

Friday, October 16th, 2009

I recently received a new copy of MKSC (for Mario Kart Day). I played through the 50cc and 100cc regular cups once and here are the results (just for fun): 40 races 39 1st place finishes (1 second) 10 gold cups 12 stars (some doubles), 1 A rating Also, fun note, I had a blue [...]

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 [...]


Monday, August 10th, 2009

50cc is basically a quick time event: “Hold A for first place.”

On Snaking

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

I’m not always big on the gamer lingo that goes on, so the term “snaking” is fairly new to me. I had always referred to it as “doing r-turns on the straightaway.” I have been told that this concept is rather annoying to people who play on the internet with Mario Kart Wii. I’ve been [...]

Screen Peeking

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

I am an avid screen peeker. More than once I have run into trouble because I was watching someone else’s screen instead of mine. Some people are annoyed that other people are watching their screen, but often two experienced players will be able to counter act each other because they are both watching the other [...]