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The Olympics are the most important event in sports no one normally cares about. The upcoming 2012 Summer Games in London are set to be the most English Olympics since 1948, the last time the city hosted the event. Today, Sega announced that it will be developing and publishing a game based on the 2012 Summer Games. This follows up the company's 2010 game based on the Vancouver Winter GamesThe game will be developed by Sega Studios Australia (formerly known as the Australian branch of The Creative Assembly). The game will feature an impressive 30 events, and will allow plays to compete for medals via online leaderboards.“The London 2012 Olympic Games is sure to be a once in a lifetime experience for many people,” said Sega's Gary Knight. “The official video game will give people all over the world the chance to participate in the greatest sporting event on earth from their homes, even if they are thousands of miles away.”Of course, Sega's popular joint venture with Nintendo, the Mario & Sonic Olympics, will also have a title based on the 2012 games.
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I might buy it when it reaches 20 bucks for drunken nights. i dont have much of an interest for sports games, especially ones where the sports are sooooo boring
not that interested
Not surprising that they're doing this. Well, Mario & Sonic Olympics does make a ton of money.
I don't care about the video game much but I'm excited for the actual Olympic Games. Since I was little I have wanted to actually go and see the Olympics in person and I'm finally going next year.
Hmm I played the Beijing Olympics at a friends house and I thought that it was way too hard I couldn't win anything!!! :( I hope they have some sort of difficulty in this.
They are doing Mario and Sonic Olympic games again? Time to get my Ben Reeves clone out of the closet and send him to Sega!
How could this possibly go wrong?
Or more accurately, how could this possibly be terrible?
This is kinda cool I guess, idk, it's... the path less traveled anyway, not the 70th version like a madden franchise.
this screams for kinect.
I hope there is a sprinting game, backwards compatible with the powerpad of course. If not, i guess I can use the buttons. I guess.... If there isn't Western Saddle equestrian I am not buying it...no way.
There has never once been a good Olympic game, so why would you bother even getting your hopes up?