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Mario Kart: Boss Blitz is the name of an upcoming game being developed by Nintendo, Inc. for the 3DS and Wii U. It will be a spin-off of the "Mario Kart" franchise, where Bowser and his villainous friends from the Mario series all have a fun day of racing.
There are twelve default playable characters. The weight classes available are "lightweight" (yellow), "cruiser" (blue), and "heavyweight" (purple).
|Bowser Jr.||"Mario Kart 7"|
|Dry Bones||"Mario Kart 7"|
|Shy Guy||"Mario Kart 7"|
|Metal Mario||"Mario Kart 7"|
|Wiggler||"Mario Kart 7"|
|King Boo||"Mario Kart Wii" (retains appearance from Super Mario Sunshine)|
|160px||Bowser||"Mario Kart 7"|
|Petey Piranha||"Mario Kart: Double Dash!!|
|Dry Bowser||"Mario Kart Wii"|
|Koopalings||Debut (scheduled for "Mario Kart 8")|
There are 15 unlockable characters, with the same weight classes.
|Image||Name||Returning from...||Unlocking method|
|Koopa the Quick||Debut||Clear the first cup, the Poison 'Shroom Cup|
|Dino Piranha||Debut||Clear the last cup, the Special Cup|
|Dry Bowser Jr.||Debut (series debut)||Complete time trials on all thirty-two courses|
|Kamek||Debut (originally planned for Mario Kart 64)||Complete time trials on sixteen courses|
|Big Bully||Debut (boss in Mario Kart DS)||Complete 500 races|
|Cosmic Mario||Debut||Have save data for "Super Mario 3D World" (Wii U)/"Mario Kart 7" (3DS) in your console|
|Hammer Bro.||Debut (originally planned for "Mario Kart Wii")||Clear 1,000 races|
|Captain Syrup||Debut (debut to Mario series)||Complete 1,500 races|
|Wario & Waluigi||"Mario Kart: Double Dash!!||Finish amongst the top three players on all cups|
|Blue Ghost||Debut||Complete 150cc Special Cup|
|Big Bob-omb||Debut||Complete 100c Special Cup|
|King K. Rool||Debut||Clear Mirror Mode Special Cup|
|Major Burrows||Debut||Complete 2,000 races|
|Whomp King||Debut||Win at least one battle on every battle course|
|R.O.B.||"Mario Kart DS"||Complete 3,000 races|
- A Mii can be unlocked by default once beating one race, but you must have at least 50 Miis installed in your system.
Poison 'Shroom Cup
|World 1-1||A three-dimensional cruise through the infamous level from the first Mario game.|
|SNES Bowser Castle 3||The first retro course of the game; a trip through the course with updated graphics|
|Shell City||A course where you ride atop gigantic Green/Red/Red Koopa Shells|
|Dusty Gardens||A bony course, mainly based off of the Dry species|
|Bob-omb Battlefield||A trip through the first course from "Super Mario 64" and "Super Mario 64 DS"|
|Kamek's Egg Farm||A trip through a magical field filled with a variety of Yoshi eggs|
|GCN Dino Dino Jungle||A trip through the "Double Dash!!" course, with some updated features and tweaks|
|Launch Star Pull Path||A course using items/elements from the "Super Mario Galaxy" series; these include Launch Stars, Pull Stars, and Sling-Pods|
|Wiggler's Garden||A racetrack going through Wiggler's "party" garden, derived from the first board in "Mario Party DS"|
|Cosmic Mario's Wacky Worlds||A course where some elements can be huge while the races are small, or the elements can be small while the racers are huge; the name is a jab at the cancelled CD-I game, "Super Mario's Wacky Worlds."|
|Jumpman's Factory||A three-dimensional playthrough of the original "Donkey Kong" game|
|3DS Wuhu Island Loop||A race through the "Mario Kart 7" course|
|The Chompsworks||A race through the "Super Mario Galaxy 2" course, where you can witness Chain Chomps being made.|
|Piranha Plant Forest||A race through the homeland of the Piranha Plants...just don't wake the sleeping ones!|
To be continued.
To be continued.