Mario and Sonic at the Beijing Games
Two of the most famous and loved icons in the world are coming together again in Winter Olympic Sports. There were only a few rumours and Dennis Kim was first to come out talking about this game.
"Last year, 2008, they had a very successful game using "Mario and Sonic at the Beijing Games", as well as a multi-sport simulation type of game, " ... "That's what's being discussed and planned for Vancouver. We are feeling optimistic about sales because of the Beijing experience."
And then official news: SEGA Corporation and Nintendo, today (12th of Feb) announced that two of the biggest video game heroes, Mario and Sonic, will be coming together again, this time taking their rivalry to the snow and ice in another officially licensed Olympic-themed smash hit Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games. Heading to stores late in 2009 on the Wii home video game system and Nintendo DS, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games will take players to Vancouver, Canada, host city of the official 2010 Olympic Winter Games. This gaming experience invites players of all ages and skill sets to face-off in some of the most intense winter competitions available for the Nintendo platforms.
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The first title sold 9 Million units, now that's something you want to do again.