Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (マリオ&ソニック AT リオオリンピック Mario & Sonikku AT Rio Orinpikku?, lit. "Mario & Sonic at the Rio Olympics") is the fifth installment of the Mario & Sonic series for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. The game was first announced on the Japanese Nintendo Direct on 31 May 2015. Like previous games, the game is officially licensed by the International Olympic Committee for the 31st Summer Olympic Games and taking place in the host city Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Both versions of the game were released in 2016. An arcade edition of the game was announced by Sega on 16 July 2015 which will be released in Japan in 2016.


The game was officially revealed during Nintendo Direct, 31 May 2015, showcasing two new game modes, Golf and Rugby along with twenty new characters, ten from the Mario series, ten from the Sonic the Hedgehog series. The game supports Amiibo functionality.


Team Mario: Renders 3D

Team Sonic: Renders 3D


Team Mario

  • Mario
  • Luigi
  • Princess Peach
  • Princess Daisy
  • Toad
  • Yoshi
  • Birdo
  • Rosalina
  • Donkey Kong
  • Diddy Kong
  • Wario
  • Waluigi
  • Ludwig Von Koopa
  • Wendy O. Koopa
  • Larry Koopa
  • Roy Koopa
  • Nabbit
  • Dry Bones
  • Dry Bowser
  • Bowser Jr.
  • Bowser

Team Sonic

  • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Miles "Tails" Prower
  • Knuckles the Echidna
  • Amy Rose
  • Cream the Rabbit
  • Sticks the Badger
  • Shadow the Hedgehog
  • Rouge the Bat
  • E-123 Omega
  • Espio the Chameleon
  • Vector the Crocodile
  • Blaze the Cat
  • Silver the Hedgehog
  • Jet the Hawk
  • Wave the Swallow
  • Zavok
  • Zazz
  • Metal Sonic
  • Dr. Eggman Nega
  • Dr. Eggman


  • Football
  • Duel Football
  • Rugby Sevens
  • Duel Rugby Sevens
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Duel Beach Volleyball
  • BMX
  • 100m
  • Triple Jump
  • 100m Freestyle
  • Boxing
  • Equestrian
  • Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • 4x100m Relay
  • Javelin Throw
  • Archery
  • Table Tennis


Olympic Games Gameplay


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