Mario Kart 64 is a kart-racing game for the Nintendo 64, centered around characters in the Mario Universe. it was released in 1996 in Japan, and 1997 in USA and Europe.

Mario Kart 64 is a kart-racing game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 64 video game console. The successor to Super Mario Kart (for the SNES), Mario Kart 64 is the second Mario Kart game.

It was released in Japan on December 14, 1996 and in North America and Europe in 1997. It was also re-released in 2007 as a downloadable 'Virtual Console' game for the Wii.

Questions in this tag should generally focus on at least one of these topics:

  • Core gameplay mechanics
  • Characters
  • Locations (race tracks and battle-arenas)
  • Game modes
  • Items (pickups) and their usage

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