Mario & Sonic Winter Games does 6 million

Sega ready to pounce on the back of the proper Winter Games with mega-marketing power

Mario & Sonic Winter Games has sold over six million copies worldwide since launch last October on Wii and DS.

"The original Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games was a huge success for Sega," said Sega CEO Mike Hayes. "Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games is one of the leading third party games for Wii and DS and we were confident the title would have longevity within retail.

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"The start of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games is a perfect time to ensure Sega is at the forefront of the consumer`s mind when it comes to recreating that Olympic Winter Games feeling in living rooms everywhere."

Read our Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games review.