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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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113 Comments on Mario Kart Wii

  1. im a good racer because ive gotten first alot but i dont now any tips oor how to unlock anything so can i get any unlocking tips.

  2. i dont now how but i unlocked birdo by playing battle in wifi alot.

  3. boysrule58 // March 7, 2010 at 1:01 pm // Reply

    Does Koopa Troopa have a sister?!

  4. boysrule58 // March 7, 2010 at 1:00 pm // Reply

    How to unlock Funky Kong: Unlock 4 fast staff ghosts.

  5. boysrule58 // March 7, 2010 at 12:54 pm // Reply

    How do you get Baby Daisy? I got Daisy, but i need Baby Daisy.

    • To get baby Daisy, you have to get a star or above on all 50cc races. How do you get Blue Faclon.

  6. this game is awesome! get it if you can

  7. 00Mushroom // March 4, 2010 at 4:37 pm // Reply

    I stink. My record best is 8th place mario circut.(P.S. I’m only commenting Because I’m trading friend Blazing Angels for a week for this)

  8. I unlocked the lighting cup. I also saw shortcuts.

  9. Ive beat every track except 1!!!!!!!!!!! Ive seen a lot of short cuts too.

  10. Hello, I am new to this site, And if you need help, ask me.

  11. Yo Gorin! I Think I beat your time trial ghost! you’re pretty good though. Are the World Records for the rankings True? I’ve gotten at least 3 World records in my Game…

  12. can you like tell me some shortcuts I,m
    allways comin in last! 😦

    • It’s easy to find short cuts because there are short cuts on almost every level.

    • boysrule58 // March 6, 2010 at 3:08 pm // Reply

      There is a shortcut in Wario’s gold mine. when your at the part were the gold carts go away, follow them. it’s a shortcut.

    • there is a small gap in the blocks on near the middle of the track with the colored blocks. On Ghost Valley, there is a small ramp that you can use to jump across the second or third turn.

  13. Is this a good game to get?

  14. i like the game

  15. I’ve unlocked every character and vehicles.

  16. how do u unlock all the chareters at one time?our can you?

  17. ShootingStarZipZIpQuacker // February 15, 2010 at 3:39 pm // Reply

    I think that unlocking Daisy is sort of hard by getting 1st place on the Special Cup. It is also very hard (for me, at least) to get 2nd place on Rainbow Road on 150cc.

  18. I have beat the game but how do you unlock skinless bowser?

  19. To zeman, when I said “part of it” in one of the replys below I meant part of the way to get Bowser Jr.

  20. Note To all people who ask questions on here, Before you asked your question please try to look at other peoples questions…. they might has the same question as you! (=

  21. halaswisscheese // February 4, 2010 at 6:53 pm // Reply

    how do you get a special title screen(press the A button)? I already have all of the characters, karts and a golden trophy for each course.

    • The special title screen is the one that changes from Peach,Mario,Luigi, and Bowser… other than those there no more.

  22. YES there is a mii outfit c

    for proof search up mii outfit c on bradygames

  23. what is the golden wheel?!

    • The Golden Wii Wheel is a symbol that shows that the person like to use the wii wheel and uses it a bunch. All you have to do to unlock it is get your wii Wheel usage above 50%.

  24. how do you get Daisy?!

  25. KOOPA TROOPA MASTER // February 1, 2010 at 8:23 pm // Reply


  26. To unlock Rosalina, get a star on all Mirror Cups or play 4, 960 races

  27. I LIKE IT.


  29. Are there any codes for “Mario Kart Wii”

  30. to get dry bowser you need to get all 150cc and ok P.S get all races first!!!!!

    • To get Dry Bowser.. as I mentioned before, all you have to do is get get star or higher on all 150cc Wii cups.

  31. is there a bowser junior?

  32. how do u get dry bowser?

  33. how do u get baby dasy

  34. For those wondering how to get the mii outfit B, this is what I saw:
    In time trials, unlock all 32 fast staff ghosts.
    Good luck on this endeavor.

  35. bowser jr. i need him please tell me how to unlock him

  36. yeah i ben wonder how to get mii outfit B too

  37. To guy, on wi-fi or grand prix’s? Well nevermind it couldn’t be wi-fi because your vrs. points can only go to 9999 :/

  38. To koppa Troopa Master,
    You probably have had Super Mario Galaxy saved data on your wii….. because thats how I got her two XD (wary)

  39. How do you get mii outfit B?

  40. to qwerty 123,
    Same thing…I just Worded it different XD

  41. star wars700 // January 12, 2010 at 11:27 am // Reply

    to unlock jr.bowser you need to do all 100cc

  42. anybody know how to unlock dry bones or toadette

    • To unlock Dry Bones you either have to beat the 100cc leaf cup or race 1,050 times.

      To unlock Toadette you have to unlock all courses on time trial,win 1,000 wi-fi races,OR play 2,550 races.

      • to: Auburn S To get Toadette anther thing you can do is time trial on every course.

      • dry bowser king // February 21, 2010 at 8:08 am //

        thaats wrong you have to complete all of them and have a time on each one thats how i unlocked toadett

    • you get dry bones when you beat 100cc all the and get gold trophy in every single one

    • i know how to get toadette. just race every race in time trials.

  43. What dude (his real fake name is qwerty123) means, is that he has unlocked everything there is to unlock. Actually I think there is something else he hasn’t unlocked, but it was just a rumer so it may not be true.

    • ~this is if your talking about Mii outfit C XD~
      Mii outfit c is a myth…… besides even if it was real wouldn’t you think that nintendo wouldn’t have put it where only people with wi-fi could get it?

      • nin*gorin // January 15, 2010 at 7:18 pm //

        Atcually, I don’t know what it’s called. It’s if you get a three star rank on every cup and in every engine class, you will be able to paint your mii’s car and blow up your bullet bills right before they run out or something like that. But I don’t know if it’s true because that would be so hard to do, so don’t get your hopes up anyone. Oh, and I got my fake name somewhere in this game, tell me if you figure out where. 😉

      • To get mii outfit C:get 15,000 points in verses mode.

  44. ask me anything. I have all of the suff you can unlock!

  45. KOOPA TROOPA MASTER // January 4, 2010 at 7:33 pm // Reply

    GAME MASTER, you need to just beet the grand prix. (ex. beet mushroom and flower cups on 50, 100, or 150 cc and do well, and u will get star, beet star and u get special, etc).

  46. scribblenaut // January 4, 2010 at 7:04 pm // Reply

    to unlock king boo you need to win the cc50 lightning cup.

  47. To unlock Princess Rosaline, first you will need the game Super Mario Galaxy and then go back on to Mart Kart WII and go on any of your saving slots and you’ll get her.

  48. jessemon1234 // January 1, 2010 at 5:44 pm // Reply

    to unlock a new kart and diddy kong you have to beat the 50cc grand prix.

  49. GAME MASTER // January 1, 2010 at 8:33 am // Reply

    I need Help How do you unlock other Cups

  50. To unlock Birdo you need to do time trials on 12 or 13. I cannot remeber wich.

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