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How many copies will Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games sell in the US in November?
(11/4/07 - 12/1/07)

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What Metascore will Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games receive?
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Publisher Sega (US, Europe), Nintendo (Japan) Studio Sega Genre Sports
Release Dates 11/6/07 11/22/07 11/23/07 12/21/07

Mario and Sonic meet for the first time as two of the most popular game franchises of all time collide in "Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games". Players will take control of their favorite characters from both series and compete in Olympic events such as the 100m Dash, Table Tennis, and Swimming. This title will attempt to take advantage of the Nintendo Wii's unique control system and will also be released for the Nintendo DS.

"Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games" is expected for a holiday release in 2007 before the 2008 Olympic games in Beijing.

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December 2007: 613,000 (US) (Source)
November 2007: 328,314 (US) (Source)

See also Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (DS)

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M&S sold more than 5m copies (Wii & DS combined)

Nextgen - March 5, 2008

Submitted by starship (22) at 7:44AM PST on March 5, 2008

The game has rocketed off of the blocks since its debut, topping sales charts both in the US and abroad. And while 5 million copies is a major milestone, Sega is expecting to sell even more. "There have only been three months so far and the Olympics themselves are another four months away," Jeffery said. "We're expecting to sell quite a few million more globally, hopefully between now and the end of this year."
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Sega Predicts 4 Million For Mario and Sonic

Kotaku - September 21, 2007

Submitted by Just_Ben (12) at 7:40AM PST on September 21, 2007

Sega is counting on the Wii rekindling of a 16-year old rivalry will match the sales of the first shot fired in the Mario VS Sonic war back in 1991. The original Sonic The Hedgehog sold 4 million copies, and Sega's Masanao Maeda says Mario and Sonic at the Olympic games will do the same.
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UK: M&S Wii sold more than 500k in its first 7 week

Chart Track - February 11, 2008

Submitted by starship (22) at 11:21AM PST on February 11, 2008

Sega’s ‘Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games’ climbs 2 places to No2 (+85%) thanks to the arrival of the DS version to accompany the huge-selling Wii version (half a million sales in its first 7 weeks).
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Q&A: Sega, Nintendo on the first Sonic-Mario game

Gamespot - March 27, 2007

Submitted by mithrilwind (190) at 6:10AM PST on July 7, 2007

Scott Steinberg and Perrin Kaplan tell GameSpot how the two game icons qualified for the Olympics.
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Mario & Sonic to keep Sega running until Xmas in UK

MCVUK - June 2, 2008

Submitted by Mushashi (6) at 7:40AM PST on June 2, 2008

New UK TV ad amongst huge new marketing plan as top five Christmas place is targeted. Sega is embarking on its first re-marketing of a catalogue title in a bid to keep Mario and Sonic in the UK All Formats top five until Christmas. The ambitious target has been set after the Wii and DS title clocked up 1.2m sales in the UK since launch last year. “We will re-advertise this title heavily and continue re-marketing it all through the year,We’ve sustained sales at 25,000 a week."
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