Mario Party 8 is a Wii game. It is the eighth Mario Party game, and the first of two on the Wii. It is the last home console Mario Party game made by Hudson Soft. It mostly focuses on Motion Controls. There is a mode where Miis are playable. Like Mario Party 6 and 7, players can collect Carnival Cards to unlock features by winning minigames. There is a new item, candy. The characters are Mario, Luigi, Peach, Daisy, Yoshi, Wario, Waluigi, Toad, Toadette, Birdo, Boo, Dry Bones, Blooper, and Hammer Bros.