Mario Kart 64 Now Available on North American Wii U Virtual Console

Nintendo has released Mario Kart 64 on the North American Wii U Virtual Console.

The classic entry in the arcade racing franchise brings with it a true Mario Kart Battle Mode, Grand Prix, and more. The game will set you back $9.99 on the Virtual Console.

This release comes a few weeks after the game’s original launch in Japan, which saw its 20th anniversary back on December 14th.


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