Modders Are Reimagining Mario Kart: Double Dash On DS

Chunky DS sprite nostalgia.

A few notable gaming systems have a look; for the Game Boy – as one example – that look is pea green. We also think the DS has a look, those chunky character models that are sort of like the N64 but not quite, and the fact that it had such an extraordinarily varied library with these aesthetics.

DS mods of well known games are particularly fun for this reason, like this Super Mario Galaxy project. Some modders are wizards at remaking games that actually run on the retro [can we call it retro, now?) portable, and another eye-catching project is Mario Kart DS: GameCube Grand Prix.

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