Reviewers Liked

  • Completely revamped Battle Mode adds proper maps and new modes
  • The best blend of racing and power-ups the series has ever seen
  • Racing down Mount Wario on the bus will never get old
  • Wonderful tracks and characters with beautiful graphics
  • New characters added like King Boo
  • Local multiplayer included (4-player)
  • Tons of material to play

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • No big surprises for Grand Prix players
  • The single-player mode is still very basic
  • Could have more brand-new content
  • Smart steering may irk hardcore players
  • Too expensive for a re-release of a three year old game