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Existential Kart Racing: Mario Cars 2

Poor old Sonic.

If Nintendo won’t bring Mario Kart to PC, well, we’ll have to make our own. No PC kart racer I’ve played has come close to Nintendo’s joy and Mario Cars 2: 64, well, Mario Cars 2 is shooting for a very different feeling. Less a kart racer than a kick of existential dread, it sees Mario, Peach, Sonic and the gang reflecting on death, dying, dying over and over, and longing to stay dead. And it’s a mite silly, as if I needed to point that out. It is funny and free too, so c’mon c’mon.

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