SEGA of America have announced that the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be held both in Tokyo and your living room. Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 – The Official Video Game will launch on June 22 for Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4 and Xbox One. The official video game for the 2020 Olympics will allow players to create their own Olympic athlete to compete in 18 Olympic events.
Events include 100m, 4x100m Relay, 110m Hurdles, Hammer Throw, Long Jump, Baseball, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, BMX (Cycling), Boxing, Judo, Rugby Sevens, Football (Soccer), 100m Freestyle (Swimming), 200 Individual Medley (Swimming), Sport Climbing, Table Tennis and Tennis.
Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 – The Official Video Game will include both single player and multiplayer options for up to 8 players, ranked games and global leaderboards. Aspiring Olympians can also be as imaginative as they want with over 100 wardrobe options, including Astronaut gear.
“The Olympic Games are a unifying symbol of sportsmanship and competition for athletes and fans throughout the world,” said Ian Curran, President & COO at SEGA of America. “Tokyo 2020 channels that positive spirit into a fun, arcade-style experience for friends and family to play together as we all look forward to the start of the Olympic Games this Summer.”