From the Super Mario Wiki, the Mario encyclopedia
- Dolphin Shoals (pictured) is the first (and currently only) Mario Kart course to start underwater.
- Krunch has four fingers in Diddy Kong Racing for the Nintendo 64, but five fingers in its DS remake.
- The pyramids in the background of Shifting Sand Land are actually based on the Great Pyramid of Giza.
- Mario Party 3 is the last Mario Party game to feature multiple minigame tracks for when there is just one winner, multiple winners, and a new record.