Mario Kart 7

2011 racing video game

Mario Kart 7 (also called MK7 and originally called Mario Kart 3DS) is a Nintendo 3DS racing game released on December 1, 2011. It is the seventh main game in the series. The game as additions, including hang-gliding attachments on karts and driving underwater.[1] The player is able to customize their karts. Metal Mario, Lakitu, Wiggler, and Honey Queen appeared as playable characters.[2][3]

Mario Kart 7
Developer(s)Nintendo EAD
Retro Studios
Director(s)Kosuke Yabuki Edit this on Wikidata
Producer(s)Hideki Konno Edit this on Wikidata
Platform(s)Nintendo 3DS
ReleaseOriginal release:
Nintendo eShop:
Mode(s)Single-player, local multiplayer (up to 8 players), online multiplayer


  1. Mario Kart 7 at Nintendo :: Games Archived 2011-09-24 at the Wayback Machine. Nintendo. Retrieved 1 November 2011.
  2. Jim Sterling. "Wiggler and Honey Queen playable in Mario Kart 7". Destructoid. Archived from the original on 2011-11-03. Retrieved 2011-11-11.
  3. Richard George (2011-09-13). "TGS: New Characters, Details for Mario Kart 7 - Nintendo 3DS News at IGN". Archived from the original on 2011-11-12. Retrieved 2011-11-11.