Mario And Sonic At The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Release Date Confirmed

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Get the Olympic Gold exclusive on the Switch. SEGA

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 takes the series to a new dimension with 10 classic 2D events and 21 3D events. Releasing exclusively for the Nintendo Switch, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 hits US shelves on November 5. The release date for Europe is a few days later on November 8.

Watch the Classic 2D Events Reveal Trailer below:

 

The 10 classic 2D events for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 that you can enjoy are:

  • 100m race
  • 10m Platform (Diving)
  • 400m Hurdles
  • Gymnastics - Vault
  • Judo
  • Kayak Single (K-1) 1000m
  • Long Jump
  • Marathon
  • Shooting - Trap
  • Volleyball

These events are presented in a way that’s enjoyable for all ages. Entertaining surprises, such as Bowser in classic 2D performing an armstand dive from a 10-meter platform await players of the game.

 There are also 21 enjoyable 3D events for the game, which include:

  • 100m race
  • 110m Hurdles
  • 4 x 100m Relay
  • Archery
  • Badminton
  • Boxing
  • Canoe Double (C-2) 1000m
  • Discus Throw
  • Equestrian - Jumping
  • Fencing
  • Football (Soccer)
  • Gymnastics - Floor Exercise
  • Javelin Throw
  • Karate - Kumite
  • Rugby Sevens
  • Skateboarding - Park
  • Sport Climbing
  • Surfing - Shortboard
  • Swimming - 100m Freestyle
  • Table Tennis
  • Triple Jump

According to a press statement, here’s what players can expect from the Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020:

  • New Events and More
    • Debut events including surfing, skateboarding, karate, and sport climbing are all playable in Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020; joining the classic event line-up of gymnastics, swimming, 110m hurdles, football, equestrian, and archery.
  • Different Ways to Play
    • Exclusively on Nintendo Switch, determine who the real champion is while using the fun and flexibility of the Joy-Con controllers to your advantage. However, it should be noted that Joy-Con functionality does not extend to all events.
  • Split-Screen and Online Fun
    • Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 delivers multiplayer, both local split-screen and online, fun for all ages and groups. Logically, internet connection is required during online play. In order to use online services, players must create a Nintendo Account and accept the accompanying agreements. The Nintendo Account Privacy Policy applies. Some online services may not be available in certain countries. Online play requires paid online membership.
  • Play with a Cast of Fan-Favorite Characters
    • Choose from a star-studded SEGA- and Nintendo-franchise athlete roster that includes Mario, Sonic, Luigi, Knuckles, Peach, Amy, Dr. Eggman, Yoshi, Tails, and more to be announced!
  • 10 Classic 2D Events
    • Experience Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games in a brand-new way with classic 2D versions of 10 events from the Tokyo 1964 Summer Olympics.

 Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is priced at $59.99.

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