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Mario Kart Wii

How to get rainbow road in Mario Cart Wii?

Games Guru: This is an awesome, difficult course. It’s based on Super Mario Galaxy and you might fall into space and totally burn up. There are no real shortcuts. You get Rainbow Road by placing in the top three in Mushroom, Flower and Star cup races. There is a shortcut once you get Rainbow Road. It’s not easy to do, but here it is:

I have a 7000 VR, but battles are completely different. I get 15+ coins, but then I get hit by POWs, shells, Mega-Mushrooms, etc. At the end, I have less than six. And then it “forgets” that I once had 15 coins, and I lose VR. I don’t even know how OTHER people get high ratings. In the manual it says you can choose to play people near your rating, but either I can’t find that setting or 3,000 is “near”. I refuse to believe 5800 is my “true” VR. Help!

Games Guru: Here are some tips. Take note of number 8.
Regarding the rating system, yes, it could be better. Maybe the new Mario Kart will deal with that a bit better.

I have almost all of the characters and karts, but there are a few that I’m stuck on. How do I get Dry Bowser, Baby Daisy, Mii Costume B, and Bowser Jr.

Games Guru:
For Dry Bowser, get a 1 Star rating in all the 150 cc Cups.
For Baby Daisy, get a 1 Star rating in all the 50cc Cups
For Mii Costume B, unlock all 32 Expert Staff Ghost Data in Time Trials Mode.
For Bowser Jr., get a 1 Star rating in all 50cc Retro Cups.

I need help. I printed out how to unlock everything, but I don’t know what an expert staff ghost is! Can you tell me?

Games Guru: Ah, the mysterious Expert Staff Ghosts. These are super-good finish times made by the Nintendo developers for Time Trial Mode. You have to beat the Normal Staff Ghosts by as much as 3 seconds to 10 seconds to unlock them. It won’t be easy. But keep trying. Good luck!

Can you find me some tips for how to win the final racecar? I have won all the others but can’t win the last one no matter what I try. Thank you for your help.

Games Guru: If you’re talking about the last medium kart, you have have to unlock the 24 expert staff ghosts first.

Games Guru, how do we unlock the character Funky Kong in this game?

Games Guru: You need to get the expert staff ghost. And you need to be fast in two to eight seconds, depending on the track length. The second window after you are done with your Time Trial will tell you if you unlocked one. Get four to unlock Funky Kong.

How do you get Mii Outfit B? I have every other person except Mii Outfit B.

Games Guru: You have to unlock the expert ghosts on ALL 32 tracks. Then you’ll get Mii Outfit B. It’s not easy since it takes a lot of time. The expert ghost in Ghost Valley 2 is really hard.

Dear Games Guru, How do you get a star on Mario Kart?

Games Guru: That’s a great question. You have to do at least some of these things:
– You need final score of at least 52.
– Stay ahead of the pack in your laps.
– Don’t use the Bullet Bills very much to get into the lead.
– When you’re in the air after jumping a ramp, do tricks.
– Place first or at least lead for a good part of the race.
– Don’t fall off the tracks.
If you want three stars, you have to get a score of 60. That means perfection, and it’s really hard to do. Getting one star is really good, too!

Any codes?

Games Guru: No codes, but here’s how to unlock the Golden Wheel: Use the Wii Wheel in all modes. After that, go online. You’ll see the Golden Wheel is unlocked – right next to your name.

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61 Comments on Mario Kart Wii

  1. you know the “mama” of all Luma’s on Super Maria Galaxy? ( Rosealina) You can unlock her by playing Galaxy then playing mariokart!

  2. Can you unlock any New Characters in the game?

    • pokefan 500 // June 25, 2010 at 5:42 pm // Reply

      yes you can

    • ravenousreader // June 30, 2010 at 9:23 am // Reply

      dear Frannster, yes you can unlock Characters by going on to youtube and you put in mario kart help and their should be a video that tells you the Characters and how to unlock them

  3. if any one wants to know how to get your mii to race as get first on 50 star cup

  4. Anonymous // June 1, 2010 at 2:20 pm // Reply

    Gantt:How do you unlock Dry Bones?

  5. captionkid1998 // May 31, 2010 at 3:41 am // Reply

    Dry Bones with the Blue Falcon is by far the BEST!

  6. Treeckoman // May 17, 2010 at 4:49 pm // Reply

    To mario karter:Am awnsome with KING BOO! He is the best!

  7. mario karter // May 11, 2010 at 9:01 pm // Reply

    It’s REALLY cool especially KING BOO!

  8. Auburn S // May 9, 2010 at 2:27 pm // Reply

    Theres still one friend on my roster who still hasn’t quit or deleted me… I think! xD

  9. boysrule58 // May 8, 2010 at 5:13 pm // Reply

    You know, sometimes you can get people for racing ___ number of times. I know this, but there are 3 characters I have not unlocked. Baby Daisy, Dry Bowser, and Bowser Jr. So I’m wondering, how many times do you have to race to get Baby Daisy, Dry Bowser, and Bowser Jr.? P.S I know a lot of stuff, so ask me questions if you need to.

  10. nin*gorin // May 2, 2010 at 8:14 pm // Reply

    Ok to unlock the golden wii wheel, you use the wheel a bunch and play nintendo WFC.

    • nin*gorin, you are wrong. To get the golden Wii Wheel,the thethe the the rat, you must check to make sure Wii Wheel usage is above 50% and you played 100 games. To look for the usage percentage, hit Mii License Records at the top right hand after selecting your mii.

  11. the thethe the the rat // May 1, 2010 at 8:48 am // Reply

    How do you get the gold wii wheel???

  12. I am wodering:what is the website to see the gold wii wheel next to your name???

    • qwerty123 // May 2, 2010 at 5:02 pm // Reply

      to: dase. It is on mario kart not any website. To get to it go to the screen where there is 1-player, 2-4 player, mario kart channel and nintedo WFC. Click on nintedo WFC 1 or 2 players then start your race and you should see the Golden Wheel.

  13. any tips on racing on mirror mode?

    • boysrule58 // May 8, 2010 at 5:20 pm // Reply

      OOPS! also, right is reversed from left.

    • There is one tip that I did before racing on mirror cup tracks.
      Just go to Versus mode and change the settings. Put the cc to Mirror.Then put the difficulty to easy beacause when racing on the mirror cup your opponnts will be on hard. So you need to practice a bit before racing them.

  14. dear “mega cheat”,

    how do you unlock mii suit C?

  15. you can usually see some shortcuts on the map.

  16. if your on wifi you can often see people useing shortcuts.

  17. reply if you want to now a shortcut for deserthills.

  18. its really fun!

  19. Ca*Layne#% // April 13, 2010 at 6:57 am // Reply

    this game is even better on wifi.My vr used to be like 9024,but some hacker changed that so its around 8200
    Im still really good.

  20. how do you get expert staff ghost data in time trials

  21. mario and luigi bowsers inside story // March 24, 2010 at 4:56 pm // Reply

    how do you get the gold wii wheel?

    • pokémario // April 2, 2010 at 2:02 am // Reply

      You have to get your wii wheel usage to 50% or something like that. Just keep using the wheel and you’ll eventually get it.

  22. Thanks qwerty I did!!!

  23. How do you unlock the skeletal Bowser.

  24. My Versus Rank is 6813, I have all vehicles and characters except for Mii Outfit B, Along with a Gold Wii Wheel & 2 star rank. If any help is needed, let me know.

  25. My Versus Rank is 6813, I have all vehicles and characters excelt for Mii Outfit B, Along with a Gold Wii Wheel & 2 star rank. If any help is needed, let me know.

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