Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Release Date Announced for 3DS and Wii U

on March 3, 2016 5:08 PM

According to today’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo fans will get to play Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on June 24, 2016.  Meanwhile, the Nintendo 3DS version is slated for launch on March 18, 2016 in North America and April 8th in Europe.

The 3DS iteration was already released in Japan on February 18, 2016. Are you excited to take part in the ongoing battle between Mario and Sonic? Check out the new trailer below:

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