Top Ten Worst Mario Kart Characters Ever

Mario Kart is a fun spinoff series. However, the creators tend to add horrible characters. Here are the worst additions.

The Top Ten

1 Koopalings

And now all seven of these damn bastards are shoehorned into Mario Kart Tour.

They're garbage.

A roster with the koopalings representing around 25% of it is really damn stupid.

They arnt as bad as Pink Gold Peach guys. Seriously, I like em.
Better than Baby Rosalina, Pink Gold Peach, Link, Inklings to name a few...

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2 Pink Gold Peach Pink Gold Peach

She's a stupid clone character that no one likes who exists for no reason but filler. Pink gold isn't even a real thing! I thought she would dissappear after MK8, but NO, we have to have her in Mario Sports Superstars too! There's also a Baby Pink Gold Peach statue in Baby Park. Screw Pink Gold Peach! - DumbWays2DieFan

Of all the characters like Diddy Kong,Birdo, or even Funky Kong we get this picece of poo. Seriously Nintendo?

She's bad, but Metal Mario does not get near as much hate. Is he Any better then her?

Kind of. He originated from Super Mario 64, while Pink Gold Peach has no origin. - LittleAwesomeApple

Is this clone really needed? We already have enough clones in Mario Kart 8

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3 Honey Queen Honey Queen

This a strange character should of been waluigi instead like the one mod that replaces her as waluigi

They always said that bees didn't have very big brains... - dudely_chaudhary_o2

There were better characters from Mario Galaxy that could've made it in. We have the Lubbas, Whittles, Gearmos, Coach, the Spooky Speedster would've fit since he is a racer. I'm being honest, I would rather play as Bill Board than Honey Queen - DumbWays2DieFan

She's just dull and lifeless - Randomator

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4 Baby Daisy Baby Daisy Baby Daisy is the infant version of the major character in the Mario Bros . franchise, Princess Daisy . She is known for her appearances as a playable character in Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 8 . She is also found as a playable character in Super Mario Sluggers for the Wii .

Just a waste of space. Baby Peach and Baby Daisy wasted Paratroopa and Shy Guy's space in MKWii. It gets worse with Baby Rosalina. - DumbWays2DieFan

Lousy noncanon baby made to pad the roster.

5 Cat Peach

It's just Peach! In a cat suit! Nothing interesting! - DumbWays2DieFan

Because Pink Gold Peach was received so well...

6 Baby Rosalina Baby Rosalina Baby Rosalina is an infant version of the major character from the Mario Bros . Franchise, Rosalina . She first appeared in Mario Kart 8 as a playable character and is now one of 5 baby characters in the roster, alongside infant versions of Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, and Princess Daisy .

Not only is she a lazy clone, but they didn't even get her hair right! Her hair was red as a child! Either way, she is still a lazy character. - DumbWays2DieFan

What happened to her red hair?

I really hate these noncanical babies.

7 Baby Peach Baby Peach Baby Peach is the infant version of the major character from the Mario Series, Princess Peach. She is mostly known for her appearances in the Mario Kart Franchise in Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 8 as a playable character, but she also appears in other Mario games, including Yoshi's Island DS, in which more.

The starter of the Baby Princess nonsense. I know she existed before, but she needed a partner so we had Baby Daisy! Just leave it at Baby Mario and Baby Luigi. - DumbWays2DieFan

Oh god that thing is annoying why did they have to bring in babies to mk

Just leave the babies at Baby Mario and Baby Luigi.

Baby Peach was in PIT and they need a female baby. She's okay - DCfnaf

8 Metal Mario Metal Mario

An unoriginal character who could've easily been a reskin for Mario. Yes he was in Mario 64, but he is still a waste of space. Nintendo should've added a metal cap item if they wanted metal characters so bad. He even started Pink Gold Peach! - DumbWays2DieFan

Metal Mario...the one who started the stupid clone routine.

Don't you dare think Metal Mario is getting off the hook because of Pink Gold Peach. He is the root of all this clone garbage. Also did you ever consider that he was the reason PGP was created. Because he needs a girlfriend,

A cheap copout of Mario bathed in gray. Can't wait for Crystal Blue Sonic in his next racing game...

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9 Funky Kong

I like him. - DumbWays2DieFan

He's still better than moron Morton.

Better than the other characters here. - DCfnaf

But you got to admit.. them shades are pretty damn FUNKY

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10 Daisy Daisy 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.

Only in Mario Kart Double Dash. Who can forget "HI I'M DAISY! " - DumbWays2DieFan

Why Daisy is here?

The Contenders

11 Tanooki Mario Tanooki Mario

Waste of space like Cat Peach. - DumbWays2DieFan

So ceap.

12 ROB

I like ROB. He isn't a Mario character. I've heard that "It's like if a Wii Fit Balance Board was a character." Not really. ROB is kind of a character. I like how he is now in Smash Bros. - DumbWays2DieFan

Just because he was in Mario Kart it dosen't mean he's a Mario character. - EvanWellens

He's not a bad character, he isn't really a Mario character.

13 Peach Peach Princess Peach is a major character in the Mario Bros. Franchise. She is the lead female of the The Mario franchise. She is usually the character who needs saved in most Mario Games, but also has appeared as a playable character in the Main-Series Mario Games, including Super Mario 3D World, Super Mario more.

Why is peach on the list?

14 Rosalina Rosalina Rosalina, known as Rosetta in Japan, is a major character in the Mario Bros . Franchise . She first appeared in the popular Mario Game, Super Mario Galaxy in 2007 for the Nintendo Wii and later returned for the game's sequel in 2010 . Since then, she has been featured in many main-series Mario Games more.

She is just being overused now. Not a bad character, just way too overused and wasting space sometimes. I just perfer playing as Mario enemies. - DumbWays2DieFan

She sounds annoying and looks terrible

This Peach knockoff makes me sick to my stomach

I hate Rosalina

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15 Lakitu Lakitu

Lakitu would be OP in Mario Kart.

He is a waste of character space. He already exists as the refree. Why is he playable? I know he has a different shell color and there can be many Lakitus at a time, but no one picks him, so he is pointless. - DumbWays2DieFan

This guy already has a role in the game. Why is he playable

If you look closely you'll notice the playable Lakitu is one with a red shell, so he is different to the green-shelled Lakitu responsible for race countdowns and saving fallen players. For that reason, his inclusion is justifiable, though red Lakitu's role would have been better off handed to a character who has never appeared in the Mario Kart series before. - Entranced98

I get it his shell color is different but he still is the same character as the race referee. I would rather have a newcomer than this guy in Mario kart 8. He was a newcomer in mk7 but has no reason to return - Randomator

16 Birdo Birdo Birdo is a dinosaur that is well known for her (or his) confused Gender. It was originally stated that Birdo was a male who believed he was a female, but this was changed in later games. Birdo is commonly referred to as a girl, however, they are in a relationship with Yoshi. Birdo first appeared in more.
17 Isabelle Isabelle

Not Mario

18 Donkey Kong Jr Donkey Kong Jr

His father. I'm not just saying that. Go to MarioWiki and see.

I don't know if he is DK's father or son. It's confusing. He won't be coming back anytime soon though, he is replaced with Diddy Kong now. - DumbWays2DieFan

Is he Donkey Kong's Father or his son?

Is he Donkey Kong's father or son?

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19 Waluigi Waluigi 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. more.

Who put my Waluigi on the list

He's a f##king looser!

20 Dry Bowser 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 more.

I like him actually. - DumbWays2DieFan

The forgotten clone - Randomator

Make him higher - Randomator

21 Wario
22 Wiggler Wiggler

This is why we get Lakitu!

He is cool! - DumbWays2DieFan

23 Koopa Troopa Koopa Troopa Koopa Troopas, or just simply Koopas, known in Japan as Nokonoko, are a fictional race of turtle or tortoise-like creatures from the Mario series, as well as its sister Yoshi series.
24 Inkling Boy Inkling Boy

Cool, but not from Mario. - DumbWays2DieFan

Not Mario


25 Shy Guy Shy Guy

Whatever he's crappy

26 Toad Toad 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 more.

How Dare you toad is one of my favorite Mario characters!

27 Baby Mario Baby Mario

Uh.. he actually has a purpose. - EvanWellens

28 Baby Luigi Baby Luigi

Any Luigi is a good luigi. - EvanWellens

29 Donkey Kong Donkey Kong Donkey Kong is an arcade game released by Nintendo in 1981. It is an early example of the platform game genre, as the gameplay focuses on maneuvering the main character across a series of platforms while dodging and jumping over obstacles.
30 Dry Bones 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.
31 Gold Mario Gold Mario

It's already bad enough that metal Mario and pink gold peach are added. Now we have this character. What's next? A cosmic clone from super Mario 3d land becomes a playable character or bee Mario, spring Mario, fire Mario, or how about green bronze luigi. Nintendo needs to stop adding clones of Mario characters and give up character slots for birdo, diddy Kong, paratroop a and other characters that should be in Mario kart.

They didn't learn their lesson! - DumbWays2DieFan

Because Nintendo apparently hasn't learned their lesson from the pink Gold Peach disaster. - Randomator

Because they don't have enough clones already 😐

32 Inkling Girl Inkling Girl

Cool, but not from Mario. - DumbWays2DieFan

Not Mario

33 Paratroopa Paratroopa

I love Koopa Troopa and I love Paratroopa in main series Mario games, but it's a waste of a character spot to basically just have another version Koopa Troopa for a partner in Double Dash. They could have given Koopa Troopa somebody else, like Goomba as a partner, or Hammer Bro.

34 Morton Koopa Jr. Morton Koopa Jr.
35 Larry Larry Larry Koopa is the youngest koopaling. He first appeared in Super Mario Bros 3, which came out in 1990. He is known for his blue mohawk hair. He was created by Nintendo.
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