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Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

At the Tokyo Game Show today, SEGA debuted new footage from Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Check out the video below for a look at story mode, a couple of mini-games, and more.

SEGA’s own Tokyo Game Show website has outed a new round of characters for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The site shows some ticket holders that will be distributed to fans, one of which has art for the new roster additions.

To recap, below are the characters that were previously confirmed:

SEGA has shared a bunch of character art for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. We get to see representatives from both franchises in some pretty unique outfits and poses that highlight the title’s various events.

Here’s the full set of art:

SEGA has been sharing quite a bit about Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 as of late. We’ve seen new trailers, footage, the new 2D events, and more.

The official Japanese website for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 also opened this week, which provides details about the many modes planned. These include Story Mode, Dream Events, online, and more.

Here’s our translation of what’s mentioned:

Amazon has posted the Japanese boxart for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Give it a look above.

To compare, here’s the western version:

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 has received another new trailer, this time in Japanese. Check out the video below.

Nintendo has shared a new presentation for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 as one of its Gamescom 2019 highlights. You can see it below.

Update: SEGA has now clarified that the North American release will take place on November 5. The European launch is scheduled for November 8.


Original: Nintendo has revealed the release date for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The game will launch on November 8, the company confirmed today.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is now available to pre-load in Europe. According to the store listing, it’ll take up 6.3GB of space.

Source: Nintendo PR

At E3 2019, Dengeki was given an opportunity to interview Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 producer Nobuya Ohashi. Ohashi weighed in on a number of different topics, including the controls and using the Joy-Con, the game’s roster, and new elements included this time around.

We’ve now prepared a full translation of Dengeki’s discussion with Ohashi. Read the full discussion below.

SEGA has confirmed that Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will be seeing a release in Japanese arcades.

In addition, a special location test has been announced for Akihabara that will have the game playable there from July 26th to July 28th. 

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