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A look at Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games’ portable events

By Spencer . November 15, 2007 . 9:37am

The Wii version of Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games is on shelves, but a DS version with different content is coming out too. The handheld version gets two unique official Olympic events: 10m Platform Diving and Cycling. Sega is also adding five fantasy rooted Dream Events specifically for the DS. They are: Dream […]

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Mario & Sonic’s Dream Events

By Spencer . October 10, 2007 . 8:24am

Sega already designed a number of realistic events for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, but this mascot sports game isn’t all serious. If you want to leave the stadium there are fantasy style Dream Events that add in power ups and brings the cast skydiving. Here is a look at four of them: […]

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Olympic Events in Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games

By Spencer . September 26, 2007 . 9:01am

Sega is including twenty events are packed into Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games and we know about eighteen of them. The confirmed official Olympic events are:   Fencing – Individual epée Archery Shooting – Skeet Gymnastics – Trampoline Gymnastics – Vault Field – High Jump Field – Pole Vault Field – Long Jump […]

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Screen Gallery – Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games

By Spencer . August 22, 2007 . 1:52am

  The highlight in this batch of screenshots is a look at the archery event. Sega mentioned archery was going to be part of the title back at E3, but hearing about it doesn’t compare to seeing Bowser holding his green bow.   You can also see pictures from the hurdles event. I’m guessing here, […]

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Watch: Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games teaser trailer

By Spencer . July 19, 2007 . 2:26pm

Rivalries from the 80s will be settled in the winter in Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games. Sega’s newly released teaser trailer doesn’t show much gameplay footage, but you can see the first eight characters confirmed in the game. As a party game, I think Mario & Sonic at Olympic Games could be a […]

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Asterix going to the (virtual) Olympics too

By Spencer . July 19, 2007 . 12:40pm

As if one game based on the 2008 Olympics wasn’t enough, Atari is throwing their hat in the ring with Asterix at the Olympic Games. The Playstation 2, Nintendo DS and Wii game is a movie tie in based on a live action Asterix film.   In Asterix at the Olympic Games players can choose […]

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A look at Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games

By Spencer . July 16, 2007 . 10:19am

Behind closed doors Sega had a demo station with Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games. You might be wondering how can Mario ever outrun Sonic at a race? Part of it is attributed to skill and part of it is because each character has different stats. Out of the eight characters I saw Sonic […]