The writer is not the type of person able to get up at 05: 00 in the morning and walk for miles on a dawning street lit by nightlights. The writer has tried many sports during his youth, ending up abandoning them for one reason or another. The writer has, for the first time in his life, enjoyed a wide range of sports, in the way that suits him best: in front of a television screen, together with Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games su Nintendo Switch.

The last chapter of the sports adventures of Mario and Sonic this time brings the heroes of two of the most famous videogame sagas of all time in a territory familiar to them: from the first start it is clear how Nintendo e SEGA have taken full advantage of the Japanese setting of the 2020 Olympics, enriching the game with copious tributes to sounds and settings typically Japanese.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games 2020 - Luigi

Ben 24 different sports categories are made available right away: between Football, Archery, Climbing, Surfing and many others, it's really hard not to find one that is capable of capture you at the first start. For most of them, you can choose to play with one or two Joy-Con with motion sensors or with a more classic layout with only keys depending on your preferences, and the difficulty levels are then able to simplify or render particularly difficult competitions against the CPU.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games 2020 - Football
Who needs the Serie A when Mario and Luigi are available?

A new and very welcome feature introduced by Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is instead the inclusion of a series of classic NES style games to Track & Field in the park of the available disciplines (which bring the total to well 34 different activities), playable exclusively using a control scheme without movement sensors, for a return Retro even more intense which also makes them perfect for playing in portable mode of Nintendo Switch.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games 2020 - Football

To complete theOlympic Laurel that crowns this title we think a nice way History, who will see us bounce between the 1964 and the 2020 in an attempt to free Mario and Sonic from the trap set by them Bowser and Dr. Eggman, and an online and local multiplayer mode that will allow them to increase their longevity even in the long run. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020 succeeded where 30 years of life failed: it brought me back over and over again in the same discipline, with the intent of improve more and more.