7. Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games
After playing around with Pac-Man, Mario headed to China with Sonic in the first of the Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games series. It’s set at the 2006 Beijing Olympics and includes competitive games like fencing and shotput.
The Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games series has continued, with the games recently receiving the arcade console treatment. They’re fun party games, and a great way of pitting your favorite Sonic characters against Mario and friends.