These are the characters that people use the most. Weather it's stats or style. Here's 10 of the most overused Mario kart characters
1 Dry Bowser
Dry Bowser is the fossilized version of the main antagonist of the Mario Bros. Franchise, Bowser. He first appeared in New Super Mario Bros. on the Nintendo DS after Bowser had been dumped into the lava and was left with his skeleton. Since then, Dry Bowser has appeared as a villain in games like Super ...read more.
If he didn't look cool nobody would use him - Randomator
2 Funky Kong
The funny thing is everyone hates his design or the character in general, yet you see a ton of people using him for the stats. - BlueTopazIceVanilla
I always watched Mario Kart Wii youtube videos, and this guy was chosen 90% of the time. - TeamRocket747
Oh God The memory of Mario Kart Wii online
People spam him in online races. - 170253
3 Shy Guy
Yeah he's used a lot
Yoshi, once romanized as Yossy, is a fictional anthropomorphic dinosaur who appears in video games published by Nintendo.
Every. Single. Time. - BlueTopazIceVanilla
Yeah - ParkerFang
I mean it’s not surprising - Randomator
Luigi is a fictional character featured in video games and related media released by Nintendo. Created by prominent game designer Shigeru Miyamoto, Luigi is portrayed as the slightly younger but taller fraternal twin brother of Nintendo's mascot Mario, and appears in many games throughout the Mario ...read more.
He was only used for death stare memes - Randomator
Yes he is extremely overrated.
7 Bowser Jr.
Bowser Jr., or sometimes simply Jr., is a video game character who appears in Nintendo's Mario franchise as the secondary antagonist. As his name implies, he is the son of the series' primary antagonist, Bowser.
Only because people wanted him back in mk8 Deluxe - Randomator
8 Diddy Kong
Diddy Kong is a fictional character in the Donkey Kong series of video games, first appearing in the 1994 game Donkey Kong Country.
Actually I have to disagree. He's been absent for awhile now. Last time he was playable was MkWii. - Randomator
9 King Boo
I see him a lot online - Randomator
10 Metal Mario
"Because of stats" is not an excuse, anybody can build something with good stats, it's what you do with it that makes you good.
Not necessarily. Some characters have slightly different stats - Randomator
In Mario kart 7 people spam metal Mario with the b dasher, monster wheels, and the flower glider. - 170253
Only because of stats - Randomator
I don’t know how many times I’ve seen people spam him online in Mario Kart 7. Have variety people. - PackFan2005
Toad, known in Japan as Kinopio, is a major character in the Mario Bros. Franchise. He assists Princess Peach in the Mushroom Kingdom and will do whatever it takes to help her. He first appeared in the classic game, USA exclusive Super Mario Bros. 2 for the NES. Since then he has been a reoccurring ...read more.
Eh not really - Randomator
12 Inkling Girl
I only play as her because of Meggy in Smg4. - TeamRocket747
Princess Daisy is a fictional character in the Mario series of video games, in which she is the princess of the fictional region of Sarasaland. ...read more.
Not really. - Randomator
14 The Koopalings
Of course - Randomator
15 Dry Bones
Dry Bones is a common enemy species in the Super Mario series of video games since „Super Mario Bros. 3“ (1988). After his first debut as a playable character in „Mario Superstar Baseball“ (2005), he became a fan-favorite and also got playable in other spin-offs of the Mario series.
Link refers to several different incarnations of the same protagonist of Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series.
Only used because he was from Legend of Zelda - Randomator
17 Pink Gold Peach
Who the hell would use her - Randomator
18 Morton Koopa Jr.
He's the new Funky Kong - Randomator
20 Inkling Boy
Not as much as inkling Girl
21 Baby Mario
Babies are overrated - Randomator
22 Baby Luigi
Overrated - Randomator
Same with dry Bowser people only use him because he looks cool - Randomator
Waluigi is a selfish, greedy man who works closely with the infamous Wario. He is Luigi's rival and is known as the opposite of him. Waluigi first appeared in the Gameboy Color game, Mario Tennis as Wario's partner. He has appeared in every Mario Tennis game since, still remaining as Wario's partner. ...read more.
25 Tanooki Mario
People who lack a functioning brain use him - Randomator
26 Cat Peach
People who lack a brain use her - Randomator
Wario is a character in Nintendo's Mario series who was originally designed as an antagonist to Mario. His motives are driven by greed and he will take the side of whoever will give him the most pay. Although he may seem like just a mean man with no heart, he does have a very tragic past.
Why would anyone play as him?