Ever wonder how Mario Kart’s Rainbow Road was really created? If so, Nyan Mario is what you’ve been looking for. For those unfamiliar with the nyan meme, it’s “an 8-bit animated gif of a flying cat with the body of a cherry Pop-Tart, leaving a rainbow behind the cat; or to a video of the animated ​.GIF​, set to a remix of the song ‘Nyanyanyanyanyanyanya!'” Video after the break.

[via HalolzWiki]