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Nintendo and Hot Wheels unveil race circuit inspired by Mario Kart's universe

Mario is a legend. The little plumber dressed in his blue overalls shaped part of our childhood and helped entertain us during family meals that were sometimes considered too long! Since the release of "Super Mario Kart", The very first game in 1992, Mario became a global phenomenon. First of all because it fascinates young and old and then because it is possible to to play with relatives. You've probably played with your siblings when you were younger, enough to forge your Competitive spirit !

Hot Wheels and Nintendo announced last night the global launch of racing circuits Mario Kart with cult characters and iconic karts of the very famous franchise. The replicas designed by Hot Wheels are 1/64 scale models of Mario Kart cars, perfectly suited to compete racing, realize waterfalls and suffer collisions. The game comes to life suddenly with the reproductions of Mario, Luigi, Bowser and Yoshi, but also thanks to the characters of Princess Peach, Koopa Troopa, Toad and Harmony.

Mario Kart and Hot Wheels are two of the most iconic brands of entertainment. Each one has its own story and its fans, so the combination of the two gives something very special", said Matt Brutocao, Senior Director of Marketing at Hot Wheels. "Our new Hot Wheels Mario Kart line creates an exciting Mario Kart gaming experience, featuring fun characters, authentic details and racing challenges extraordinary, in line with Hot Wheels."Not insignificant note: the karts of the franchise are compatible with other circuits Hot Wheels.

In addition to the circuit, a variety of races will be available this summer including a Piranha Plant Trail and another Thwomp Ruins. To celebrate the launch of its new product line and collaboration with Nintendo, Hot Wheels will present its Mario Kart circuit at Comic-Con San Diego from July 17 to 21, 2019. Visitors will have access to an exclusive kart, the "Metal Mario", for sale only on the Mattel stand or in advance on shop.mattel.com. Finally, you can offer the famous Hot Wheels circuit Mario Kart for $ 79.99. And if you like fun stories ... we recommend that you this couple who, for 18 years, has been fighting Mario Kart every day to find out who will prepare the tea.

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Imagined by: Hot Wheels and Nintendo