Mario Kart Arcade GP DX is the sequel to Mario Kart Arcade GP and Mario Kart Arcade GP 2, that can be found in some arcades in Japan and America. It is the third in the series of arcade Mario Kart games.
When starting a game, players can take a picture of themselves and decorate it with some decals (Mario themes and Pirate themes) found below. This picture appears on the left-hand side of the screen while racing. Once past the character selection screen, the player is given two choices of racing modes: Grand Prix, Clone Mode, and Two player mode. Some features from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart 7 (Such as Double's Dash's shooter, and Coins) are in the gameplay. It also features a commentary from Ash Ketchum in Japanese and Jack Merluzzi in English
There are 15 characters over all in the game. Rosalina and Metal Mario are the only characters that can be downloaded into the game.
- Bowser Jr.
- Baby Mario
- Baby Peach
- Daisy (Japanese Exclusive)
- Lakitu (Japanese Exclusive)
- King Boo (Japanese Exclusive)
Skins (Japanese Version only)
- Gold Mario
- Blue Toad
- Fire Mario
- Ice Luigi
- Red Yoshi
- Black Yoshi
- Knight Don-Chan
- Strawberry Don-Chan
- Dry Bowser
There are 6 Cups available in this game, with each cup containing two race-tracks.
|Toad Cup||Mario Cup||Don-chan Cup||Bowser Jr. Cup||Bowser Cup||PAC-MAN Cup|
|Peach Castle||Splash Circuit||Bonodori Street||Aerial Road||Bowser Factory||PAC-MAN Stadium|
|Kingdom Way||Tropical Coast||Omatsuri Circuit||Sky Arena||Bowser Castle||NAMCO Circuit|