Mario Kart Wii Walkthrough and Guide

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Mario Kart Wii Guide - Courses

Choose your Cup.

Here, look over the maps and strategies for all the courses in the game. Shortcuts, item boxes, everything is included.

You should really read the getting started section first, so that you'll know what I'm talking about when I say things like “Drift boost.”

Grand Prix mode breaks the tracks down into 4-course cups. Whoever gains the most points within those four races wins the cup. To get points, finish in a high position. First gets the most, obviously, with 15 points. Last gets nothing.

Your position isn't the only thing you should watch, however. If you're going for a good grade at the end of the cup, you also need to avoid hitting things and get a really good overall time. Letter grades are considered to be pretty low, and even if you are terrible at the game, getting an A grade is pretty easy. Now, the star grades are harder to get. You'll get a one star grade by pretty much just coming in first place in all four courses. Two and three stars are even harder, as they account for how long you were in first place (were you in first for the entire race, or did you overtake the lead just at the end), how many times you crashed, and your race time.

At the beginning of each course, there will be a map. The map will have points on it that I will refer to in the text below. If you cant see all the points on the map, click the image to enlarge it. Also, the large Yoshi head marks the starting line.

Blue numbers are item box locations, Red are strategy points. 

Each course is listed in the navigation bar to the left. The letters in brackets correspond to which cup it is in, eg... (MC) would be Mushroom Cup.



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Added 9th May 2015, ID #553871

How do I get 3 stars on cups?

Added 18th Jun 2014, ID #402037


Added 11th Jun 2014, ID #397694

hey i unlocked Dry bowser by getting at least 1 star one the cups that didn't. and it's more like 50ccc because its Easeir... BUT STUPID 50CCC IS HARD BECAUSE YOUR IN FIRST PLACE AND WILL GET OWNED BY 2 RED SHELLS AND A BLUE SHELL THAT ALWAYS HAPPEN TO ME... also when i was playing vs team on mirror mode of Rainbow Road on the first jump everybody fell of but me and the difficulty was hard. LOLOLOL[color=red][size=12][spoiler][/spoiler] [/size] [/color]

Added 12th Mar 2013, ID #262995

is there any cheat codes. because sick of having to frekin earn everything ps im trying to get dry bowser

Added 13th Aug 2012, ID #175570

use USBLOADER Gx then choose Mario kart Wii then choose options then ocarina and boom unlocked everything

Added 9th May 2015, ID #553865

watch my video on youtube

Added 1st Jul 2012, ID #159172

ok what is it called

Added 9th May 2015, ID #553873

[video][/video] mkwii How to do 7 ultra shorcuts

Added 1st Jul 2012, ID #159170

I got hit by many things and fell but i got 3 star!

Added 1st Jan 2012, ID #101400


Added 27th Nov 2011, ID #90897

i know what u mean man i got a perfect 60pts , beat my opponents by 2-3 second dodged a blue shell i got a rank a wth

Added 5th Nov 2011, ID #85216

WTH first Prand Pix i play i get a perfect 60 points and it gives me a B rank!?!? i mean i thought it was because i fell off once or twice but u make it sound like i should have gotten at least an A

Added 7th Aug 2011, ID #64928


Added 30th Jan 2011, ID #27394