The Mushroom Kingdom all-stars will step out of their karts to take part in games of ice hockey, basketball, dodgeball and beach volleyball in the plumber's new sports compilation which is set for release on Wii next year. Nintendo's new Mario Sports Mix website shows off a bunch of new screenshots and reveals who you'll be able to play as
Mario will joined by the likes of Luigi, Bowser and Peach on court and in the rink and, as with the As with the Mario & Sonic games, the characters have been divided into groups. Here is a list of the 12 who have been announced so far. There are seven more to be revealed.
Once you've chosen your team you can take part in Exhibition mode for 1-4 players (there are 2 on 2 or 3 on 3 matches) or Tournament mode for 1-3 players (again with 2 on 2 or 3 on 3 matches).
There is also an online mode so you can play against random players or friends online. Two players can play online using one Wii so you should be able to form a team.
Want to know more about the game? Read ONM's Mario Sports Mix preview