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In this DS adaptation of the Wii title, Sega and Nintendo's characters appear in the same game for the first time in history. At the same time, this title uses the official Beijing 2008 Olympic Games license and features the official venues and environments of the 2008 Olympic Games.

Mario, Luigi, Peach, and friends go head to head with Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, and their group in a sports competition through various Olympic events. Each character has different sets of attributes; these attributes give certain characters a slight advantage over others in particular events. For instance, Sonic is usually better at running than other characters. Though, it is possible to beat him with anyone.

There are several arcade style mini games that players can compete against up to three of their friends. Among the events are: skeet shooting, fencing, 100m and 400m dash, swimming, gymnastics, rowing, archery, table tennis, and many more that are unlocked through play as the video athletes earn medals, badges, and crowns.


Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Nintendo DS Get ready to compete.
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Nintendo DS Sonic broke a new world record.
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Nintendo DS The winner circle: first place for Sonic.
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Nintendo DS Choose event.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Mario & Sonic op de Olympische Spelen" -- Dutch title
  • "Mario & Sonic en los Juegos Olímpicos" -- Spanish title
  • "Mario & Sonic bei den Olympischen Spielen" -- German title
  • "Mario & Sonic aux Jeux Olympiques" -- French title
  • "Mario & Sonic at Bejing Olympics" -- Japanese title
  • "Mario & Sonic ai Giochi Olimpici" -- Italian title
  • "마리오와 소닉 베이징 올림픽" -- Korean spelling

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Critic Reviews Feb 14, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Computer Bild Spiele Feb 06, 2008 2.16 out of 6 77
Gamer 2.0 Jan 29, 2008 7.6 out of 10 76
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Feb 29, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Gemakei (formerly Zentendo) Feb 25, 2008 7 out of 10 70
NZGamer Feb 18, 2008 7 out of 10 70 Feb 25, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Avid Gamer Mar 12, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Cheat Code Central Jan 27, 2008 3.4 out of 5 68
Gamekult Feb 08, 2008 6 out of 10 60


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Stephan Wolschon (35) added Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (Nintendo DS) on Apr 22, 2008