Mario and Sonic are headed to the Olympic Games in Tokyo for 2020 and you’re invited to come along and play in a brand new Nintendo Switch game.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 brings these popular Nintendo and SEGA characters together once again. Kids, young and old, get to join Mario, Sonic and plenty of their friends, like Bowser, Luigi, Princess Peach and many more, to play action-packed sporting events in classic retro 2D and modern 3D.

The classic 2D events, featured in the original Sonic in Super Mario 64 include Gymnastics (Vault), Judo, Kayak Single (K-1) 1000m, Long Jump, Diving, Marathon, Volleyball and more. You can also take the leap to 3D in new events including Archery, Badminton, Boxing, Discus Throw, Equestrian (Jumping), Fencing, Football (Soccer), Gymnastics (Floor Exercise), Javelin Throw, Karate (Kumite), Rugby Sevens, Skateboarding, Sport Climbing, Shortboard Surfing, Swimming the 100m Freestyle, Table Tennis and more.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 can be played with one to four players, making a great family night choice. It will be available exclusively on Nintendo Switch starting Nov. 5.

—Shahrzad Warkentin

Featured photo: SEGA via YouTube

 

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