mario and sonic at the olympics winter gamesRelease Date/s:

October 13, 2009 (North America)
November 5, 2009 (Japan)
October 16, 2009 (Europe)
October 15, 2009 (Australia)

Developer/s: Sega Japan


Nintendo (Japan)
Sega (North America, Europe)

The game when played in DS and Wii is a series of events that was based on the Olympic Winter Games. Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games player has the option to be a Sega or Nintendo character and compete with other characters in a certain event. All the characters from the previous version of the game were all included in this game together with new four characters.

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There are events where the player can use the Balance Board but it is not necessary, this is just to add fun to the game. An announcement was made that the game will have WiiConnect24 available so the player can utilize their Mii’s in-game. An additional feature allows the player to customize his Mii by changing its clothes and other accessories.

Festival mode is added to Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games where the player joins all events such as opening ceremony until the end. Under the multiplayer mode the “competitive and co-op gameplay” is available in Wii while the DS version makes use of its wireless capabilities.

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*Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games screen shots.

mario and sonic wii

Ever since the game was released it has been receiving high scores in game review sites especially on its Wii version. For sure this will be a hit for the entire family, anyone can play their favorite sport and controlling your all-time favorite classic characters such as Mario and Sonic. Mario games never really fail to excite players especially kids and kids-at-heart.

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