By Spencer . September 12, 2011 . 11:29pm
Lakitu is also seen in the game as a playable character, another first for the series. Plus there is a power up that changes characters into liquid metal. Think Super Mario 64 Metal Mario, but in Mario Kart.
Mario Kart 7 comes out on December 4 in North America, a few days after its December 1 launch in Japan.