Cosmic Capers
Space Race


Wii Party


4 Players




"It's a good old-fashioned space race! When you fly through the pink rings, you'll get a super speed boost."

Cosmic Capers (Known as Space Race in Europe and Australia) is a 4-player minigame in Wii Party.


The course is briefly shown from above. The camera fades into the Miis flying to the start point. Minigame countdown begins.


The objective of this mini-game is to be the first to finish a race. Players race in a figure 8 track three times to win. Pink rings appear and disappear on the track. If a player comes in contact with them, they get a speed boost.


When a player finishes 3 laps, their Mii will fly away while spinning. When 3 players have completed 3 laps, the camera zooms in on the remaining player and they stop flying.


  • The world record for Cosmic Capers (Space Race) is 18.1 seconds, held by wiiMatias.
  • In Battle Mode, the camera zooms up to the Mii who finished first, and he or she will smile.
    • The Mii also does a victory animation similar to Space Brawl.
  • This, Space Brawl and Lucky Launch (when launching) have the same music.
    • Part of the music has a slight remix to Gusty Garden Galaxy from Super Mario Galaxy.
    • Out of those three, Cosmic Capers and Space Brawl both have to do with space.

Minigames in Wii Party
4-player: Derby Dash - Smile Snap - Chop Chops - Walk-Off - Shifty Gifts - Flap Hurdles - Jumbo Jump - Moon Landing - Popgun Posse - Friendly Face-Off - Flag Fracas - Shutterpup - Lucky Launch - Saucer Snap - Maze Daze - Quicker Chipper - Barrel Daredevil - Face Flip - Goal Getters - Stop Watchers - Chopper Hoppers - Puzzle Pick-Up - Feathered Frenzy - Follow Your Face - Strategy Steps - Tropical Punch - Pearl Plunder - Hammer Heads - Crash Balls - Rope Sling - Space Brawl - Dicey Descent - Cosmic Capers - Cry Babies - Ram Jam - Spotlight Fight - Chin-Up Champ - Risky Railroad - Balloon Buggies - Back Attack - Zombie Tag

1 vs 3: Flying Fruit - Lumber Whacks - Splash Bash - Poserobics - Hide-and-Peek

1 vs 1: Commuter Count - Timber Topple - Delivery Duel - Roll to the Goal - Channel Changers - Spring Time - Jangle Wranglers - Poppin' Pilots - Flag Footrace - Pop-Up Bandits - Fruit Focus

Pair: Flycycle Team - Fishin' Buddies - Bumper Crops - Robot Factory - Flashlight Frights - Basket Bonanza - Meet and Greet - Paddle Pals - Pop Coaster - Tippy Traverse - Pump Cart Panic - Sheep Crossing - Banana Blockade - Spring Ringers - Can Poppers - Clover Hunt - Rodent Rundown - Jump Rope Jam - Bobsled Highway - Color Coordination - Teamwork Temple - Blastronauts

Challenge: Marching Orders - Garden Gridlock - Shifty Gifts - Tippy Traverse - Banana Blockade - Clover Hunt - About Face

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