Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: Internet / common screen, players: 1-8
game language: English
game release date for Switch:
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is SEGA's sixth installment in the series of sports games started in 2007 to accompany the Olympic Games. As the name suggests, the game is a crossover of the Super Mario and Sonic brands.
In Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 players take part in sports competitions by assuming the roles of characters from Nintendo and SEGA. The former include the Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, and Bowser, while the latter, apart from Sonic, include Miles "Tails" Prower, Dr. Eggman, and Knuckles the Echidna. Apart from classic Olympic disciplines such as swimming, gymnastics, and boxing, players can also prove themelves in karate, skateboarding, sport climbing, and surfing, which debuted at the Olympic Games in 2020.
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 allows one to play alone or in multiplayer mode; locally up to four players can fight for victory, and online up to eight players.
The three-dimensional visuals of Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 feature typical for the series, colorful and pleasing to one's eye design.
Expectations: 8.5 / 10 calculated out of 7 players' votes.