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The games revolve around a set of minigames and are playable with up to four players. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games , released for both Nintendo DS and Wii, is a collection of 24 events based on the 2008 Summer Olympic Games from Beijing , in which characters from Sega 's Sonic the Hedgehog series compete with Mario characters. This was followed in 2009 by Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games on both systems, based on the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver . Two more sports games for the Wii were released in 2011, Mario Sports Mix and the third Mario & Sonic game, Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games while the latter was released for the Nintendo 3DS in February 2012, which is based on the 2012 Summer Olympics in London . The fourth edition of the Mario & Sonic series for the Wii U is called Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games , which is based on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi . A fifth title, Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games , which is based on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro , was released in 2016 for the Nintendo 3DS , Wii U and Arcade . In other media Apart from his platformer and spin-off game appearances, Mario has made guest appearances in non- Mario games, such as Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! , where Mario is a referee . [42] Mario appears as a playable character in NBA Street V3 [43] and SSX on Tour . [44] He makes countless cameo appearances in many forms in many games, such as portraits and statues in The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past , The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time , and Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes . [45] Television
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The first appearance of Mario in other media than games was Saturday Supercade , an animated television series produced by Ruby-Spears Productions in 1983. Each episode was composed of several shorter segments featuring video game characters from the golden age of video arcade games. Mario (voiced by Peter Cullen ) appeared in Donkey Kong segments where he and Pauline would try to recapture Donkey Kong. Mario stars in The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! , played by "Captain" Lou Albano . Mario stars in The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 and Super Mario World , voiced by Walker Boone. Film Mario appears in the live-action film Super Mario Bros. as played by Bob Hoskins . Mario finds himself in an alternate universe in which dinosaurs rule where he must save the Earth from invasion. The film was a commercial failure at the box office. [46] Outside the original games, television shows, and film, Mario has influenced the creation of a line of licensed merchandise and has appeared in popular culture. The Nintendo Comics System series, along with the Nintendo Adventure Books , were created due to Mario as well. [ citation needed ] Theme parks Mario will appear at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka in the upcoming section of Super Nintendo World , which is scheduled to open in 2020 in time of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo . One of the rides will be themed to Mario Kart . Universal Parks & Resorts also has plans to import Super Nintendo World to Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles, California and Universal Orlando Resort in Orlando, Florida .
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