There's nothing worse than fighting tooth, nail, and banana peel for first place in Mario Kart, only to lose it because of a blue shell. Would you believe, though, that it's actually one of the best things about Mario Kart?
Happy birthday, Mario Kart! It's been 22 years since the first Mario Kart released and in celebration let's sit in judgement at it and its siblings and vote for the very worst and very best in Nintendo-style racing.
Now that's a Yoshi of a different colour! As part of its big Mario Kart 8 update announcement yesterday, Nintendo revealed that two of the game's most popular characters—Shy Guy and Yoshi—are now available in eight different shades. They all look pretty great