Plumberâs outfit? Check. Mustache? Check. Go-kart? Check.
The only thing this provider of real-life Mario Kart services seems to lack is permission from Nintendo.
A legal dispute in Japan is threatening to shut down a business providing go-kart rides on vehicles that look a lot like those from the video game franchise that inspired untold bouts of hand cramping. Nintendo said in a lawsuit filed in a Tokyo court on Friday that a company called MariCar was offering Mario Kart-style rides without its permission.