Mario Kart 7 screenshot
Mario Kart 7 screenshot

Nintendo of Europe has released a free update for Mario Kart 7 which eliminates the ability for players to exploit shortcuts when playing Online Multiplayer on the courses "Wuhu Island Loop," "Wuhu Mountain Loop," and "GBA Bowser Castle 1".

The update is available from the eShop now, after performing the latest system update to ensure the 3DS system is up to date.

Those who don't download the Mario Kart update will be unable to take part in Online Multiplayer games.

To quickly download the update simply scan the QR code over on

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Good finally, I hated the exploit on wuhu mountain loop, I can finally play that track in piece online, I wonder how this will effect the world time trial leader board standings?
Posted 16:28 on 15 May 2012

Game Stats

Release Date: 02/12/2011
Developer: Nintendo
Publisher: Nintendo
Genre: Racing
Rating: PEGI 3+
Site Rank: 1,860 14
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