The Blooper will float in front of a racer, then spray ink all over their view. It can really mess up driving because you and your opponents can't see where you're going. Fortunately, you can look through the blots on your screen and go through, and your CPU opponents drive slower to be more conservative, enabling you to zip ahead.
In Mario Kart Wii, the Blooper can be obtained from 4th to 9th place.
Note: In online play, this item is considered a very poor one to get, since many people can drive well while covered in Blooper ink. It is almost as hated as the Blue Shell for being useless by many people.
The Blooper has appeared in:
If the player enters a Cannon, drives on a Boost Panel, or is under the effects of a Mega Mushroom, Star, or Bullet Bill, the player will either not be affected by the Blooper, or the speed boost will make the ink disappear.