Mario Kart is one of my favorite Nintendo games along with Super Smash Bros and Mario Party 4. Gamespot reports
Nintendo Direct company president Satoru Iwata announced that all of the Koopalings would be playable racers in the game.
The hard-shelled Koopa creatures originally appeared as bosses leading up to Bowser in Super Mario Bros. 3, and then they appeared again in Super Mario World. Since then, the back story has been changed from being King Koopa’s children to just his minions–after all, Bowser, Jr. is the only legitimate heir to King Koopa’s crown.
Their various sizes and abilities will likely give them a wide-range of individual strengths and weakness. But you remember all seven? Named after famous rockstars, the Koopalings are:
Check out the trailer below
DOPE!!! Unfortunately not dope enough for me to get a Wii U. Mario Kart 8’s release date is May 30th.