Mario Kart Wii

Key events

GameSpy servers to shut down next month

UPDATE: Borderlands PC, Civ 3 & 4 will migrate to Steamworks.

Nintendo terminating Wii and DS online services

Mario Kart, Smash Bros. Brawl, Animal Crossing affected.

New HD Mario Kart screenshots revealed

It's arcade game Mario Kart: Arcade Gran Prix DX.

Digital FoundryMario Kart Wii 720p Emulation Video

One of the Wii's most impressive games gets a new lease of life thanks to HD emulation.

New Wii loses backwards compatibility

GameCube game and pad support gone.

UK Top 40: LA Noire steals second week

DiRT 3 roars into second place.

Wii price cut, budget games confirmed

130/$150 console, 20/$20 titles.

Mario Kart creator defends blue shell

3DS title to tweak infamous game-changer?

Nintendo's fab Donkey Kong Country sales

Plus eye-popping lifetime sales disclosed.

Mario Kart Wii bundle announced

Includes original Donkey Kong pre-installed.

Four Nintendo million-sellers in FYQ3

Compared to six in same period last time.

Europe and US help Nintendo profits soar

But annual results expose a wobbly Japan.

Mario Kart Wii tops global charts for 2008

Nintendo first-party games dominate.

Wii Fit, Mario Kart sell a million each

Nintendo rumoured to be buying Dubai.

Q3's top five best-sellers revealed

Madden, Wii Fit and Star Wars win out.

GTA IV is biggest global seller of 2008

Three of top five exclusive to Wii.

Mario Kart reclaims Top 40 pole

Wii and DS continue to dominate.

Wii becomes best-selling US console

PS3 doubles 360 sales for June.

Japanese top 10 nearly all Nintendo

But PSP still top of hardware pops.

Mario Kart Wii tournaments begin

Crush them. Crush them ALL.

Mark Kart still atop podium in Japan

No GTA IV to bump it off.

Charts: Mario Kart still leading pack

Full top 40 and rubbish puns inside.

PSP still on top in Japan

DS and Wii playing catchup.

Nintendo unaware of Mario Kart problems

Says disc isn't dual-layered.

Play Mario Kart before release at GAME

Win a car and other prizes.

Mario Kart Wii

Booster gold.

Mario Kart stunt system revealed

No more snaking, do tricks instead.

Mario Kart Wii online details

How it all works.

No voice or text chat in Mario Kart Wii

And no communication during races.

Mario Kart Wii dated for Europe

Here in April. Officially.

New Mario Kart Wii information

On control schemes, items, modes.

Mario Kart Wii

Mushrooms and motorbikes.

Put your Miis in Mario Kart Wii

Plus leaderboards, ghosts, track names.

Japanese Mario Kart in April after all?

Source close to Nintendo says so.

Mario Kart Wii date just a rumour

Nothing confirmed, says Nintendo.

Nintendo dismisses Mario Kart rumours

Return of snaking still unconfirmed.

Nintendo of America spits out dates

Specific for Okami, loose for Mario Kart, etc.

Mario Kart Wii details

From Nintendo Power.

Nintendo clarifies Q2 dates

Not finalised as yet.

Mario Kart Wii in Q2 2008

Plus, dates for new Advance Wars DS, Apollo Justice and more.

Wii Fit date, bikes in Mario Kart

Plus Wii Ware games, Fire Emblem DS, DS download channel.

Mario Kart details 'speculation'

Official mag holds up hands.