Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 launches November 5 in the Americas, November 8 in Europe; 2D events revealed

Play the events of Olympic Games Tokyo 1964 in 2D.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will launch for Switch on November 5 in the Americas and November 8 in Europe, publisher Sega announced.

Sega also announced that in addition to Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 events, which are in 3D, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will also feature Olympic Games Tokyo 1964 events, which are in 2D.

Here is the full list of events in the game:

Tokyo 2020 Events

  • 100m
  • 110m Hurdles
  • 4 x 100m Relay
  • Archery
  • Badminton
  • Boxing
  • Canoe
  • Discus Throw
  • Dream Karate
  • Dream Racing
  • Dream Shooting
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Javelin Throw
  • Karate
  • Rugby Sevens
  • Skateboarding
  • Sport Climbing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Triple Jump

Tokyo 1964 Events

  • 100m
  • 10m Platform
  • 400m Hurdles
  • Judo
  • Kayak
  • Long Jump
  • Marathon
  • Shooting
  • Vault
  • Volleyball

And here is an overview of the game, via Sega:

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • 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.

Watch the 2D events trailer and a presentation from Gamescom 2019 below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.

2D Events Trailer

Gamescom 2019 Presentation

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