The fifth chapter in the Mario Kart phenomenon is certain to make your pulse race and as you steer Mario or one of his friends through 32-different races. This DS version also introduces online play via the Nintendo WiFi Connection. Features five game modesGrand Prix, Time Trial, Vs, Battle, and Mission. In Grand Prix mode players compete along seven courses. In the Time Trial mode you must finish a course as quickly as possible. Your fastest time is saved as a carbon copy to race against later. In Vs mode, you race against computer-controlled opponents in individual or team format. In Battle mode you must pop the opposing players balloons by attacking them, or steal balloons by colliding into other karts. In Mission Mode you complete assignments by collecting coins, attacking enemies, and more.