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Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games  



Nintendo Direct: Wii U Mario & Sonic at the Olympics


9:13 AM on 05.17.2013
Mario & SonicNintendo Direct: Wii U Mario & Sonic at the Olympics photo



Uggggh... a new Mario & Sonic at the Winter Olympics is coming to the Wii U. Why am I not surprised?

The game will take place in Sochi, Russia, the site of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, and will use a combination of Wii Remote Plus and GamePad play for events. There's also a curling event that requires you to scribble on the GamePad screen. Yahoo.

Some of the events are more "game-y" than the typical Olympic ones. Some, such as snowboarding and the luge, will have larger, more dynamic levels that are closer to levels found in Mario Kart or Sonic Adventure. So that'll be fun.

Nintendo Direct: Wii U Mario & Sonic at the Olympics photo
Nintendo Direct: Wii U Mario & Sonic at the Olympics photo
Nintendo Direct: Wii U Mario & Sonic at the Olympics photo







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