Mario Kart Wii is a Mario Kart game released for the Nintendo Wii. It is the sixth main game and eighth overall. It was originally released in stores on April 10th, 2008 for Japan, April 11th, 2008 for Europe, April 24th, 2008 for Australia, April 27th, 2008 for the U.S.A., and April 30th, 2008 for South Korea. It was released as a Nintendo Selects on October 8th, 2013 for Europe, and November 7th, 2013 for Australia. You can play using a Wii Remote, a Wii Nunchuk, Wii Classic Controller, Nintendo GameCube Controller, or by using a Wii Wheel. It was developed by Nintendo EAD and was published by Nintendo. 


Starting DriversEdit


Baby Mario, Baby Peach, Toad, Koopa Troopa


Mario, Luigi, Peach, Yoshi


Wario, Waluigi, Donkey Kong, Bowser



Baby Luigi, Baby Daisy, Toadette, Dry Bones


Daisy, Birdo, Diddy Kong, Bowser Jr.


King Boo, Rosalina, Funky Kong, Dry Bowser

  • Miis are unlockable characters. Male Miis wear Mario overalls and Female Miis wear a Peach dress. They are different characters.
  • "Mario" Miis = Mii A
  • "Peach" Miis = Mii B

How to unlock the Unlockable CharactersEdit

Baby LuigiEdit

Unlock 8 Expert Staff Ghost Data records in Time Trials 

Baby DaisyEdit

Rank 1 Star or higher in all 50cc Wii Grand Prix cups


Play Time Trials on all courses 

Dry BonesEdit

Win the 100cc Leaf Cup


Win the 150cc Special Cup


Play Time Trials on 16 different courses

Diddy KongEdit

Win the 50cc Lightning Cup

Bowser Jr.Edit

Rank 1 Star or higher in all 100cc Retro Grand Prix cups

King BooEdit

Win the 50cc Star Cup


Rank 1 Star or higher in all Mirror Cups

Funky KongEdit

Unlock 4 Expert Staff Ghost Data records in Time Trials

Dry BowserEdit

Rank 1 Star or higher in all 150cc Wii Grand Prix Cups

Mii AEdit

Win the 100cc Special Cup

Mii BEdit

Unlock all 32 Expert Staff Ghost Data records in Time Trials