During the e3 2019 Nintendo Direct presentation earlier today, Nintendo announced the longest title you will hear this year. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Characters from both franchises will once again compete against one another at the 2020 Olympic games. You won't have to wait until next year, however. Up to four player local and up to 8 player online comes to Nintendo Switch in time for Thanksgiving.
What you need to know about Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020:
- Different Ways to Play*: Exclusively on Nintendo Switch with full motion control with Joy-Con controllers.
- 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.
- 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!
- Plus, New Events and More: Debut events including surfing, skateboarding, karate, and sport climbing will all be 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.