Mario Circuit 4

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Mario Circuit 4
SMK Mario Circuit 4 Lower-Screen Map.png
Information
Appearance(s) Super Mario Kart (1992)
Mario Kart: Super Circuit (2001)
Cup(s) it appears in Star Cup (SMK)
Extra Star Cup (MKSC)
Music
Super Mario Kart

Mario Kart: Super Circuit

Course map
Super Mario Kart
SMK Mario Circuit 4 Overhead Map.png
Mario Kart: Super Circuit
MKSC SNES Mario Circuit 4 Map.png

Minimap as seen on the menu.Minimap as seen in the race.

Mario Circuit 4 is the fifth and final course of the Star Cup in Super Mario Kart. It was subsequently reused in Mario Kart: Super Circuit as the third track in the Extra Star Cup. It is a tarmac circuit set in a grassland. This is the first of two Mario Circuits from the series in the Star Cup; the second is the DS version.

Description[edit]

Luigi racing on the course.

The longest of the Mario Circuits, it is a straightforward course of normal road, with pipes and oil slicks as the only hazards. Similar to Mario Circuit 3, there is a shortcut at the end of the track. The gap in the crash barrier can be used to drive right through, best done with a mushroom or a star. Feathers are disabled for this track to avoid jumping over the crash barriers and thus saving a lot of time. This course contains the least amount of ? Panels, with ten.

Mario Kart: Super Circuit[edit]

Mario taking the shortcut. Note the extra item box on the track.

Mario Circuit 4 reappeared in Mario Kart: Super Circuit, and is the third track in the Extra Star Cup. It uses the background from Peach Circuit. The pipe and oil slick hazards were removed from the track and an item box can be found next to the shortcut.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese マリオサーキット4
Mario Sākitto 4
Mario Circuit 4
Chinese 瑪利歐賽道4 (Traditional)
马力欧赛道4 (Simplified)[1]
Mǎlìōu Sàidào 4
Mario Speedway 4

Trivia[edit]

  • This is the only Mario Circuit course in Super Mario Kart that has yet to appear as a Retro Course in a later Mario Kart game other than Mario Kart: Super Circuit.
    • As such, it is also the only Mario Circuit course in Super Mario Kart that has yet to appear in Mario Kart Tour.

References[edit]

  1. ^ From the unreleased iQue Mario Kart: Super Circuit