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‘Mario Kart Wii’ hits track next month

If you own a Wii, chances are you’re waist-deep in Nintendo’s latest masterpiece, “Super Smash Bros. Brawl.” But if “Brawl” isn’t your speed, the next must-have title from The Big N is right around the corner.

“Mario Kart Wii” drives into stores April 27, according to a release earlier this week from Nintendo. “Mario Kart Wii” comes packaged with the Wii Wheel peripheral and features all new drivers, tracks and online play. The game will retail for $49.99 and is rated E for everyone.