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Extra Credit: Remembering Satoru Iwata

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On July 11, 2015, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata passed away suddenly at the age of 55.  Many of us are familiar with Iwata-san thanks to the fantastic Iwata Asks series and his consistent appearances on Nintendo Direct videos, but there was a lot of legacy behind this man as well.  This podcast honors Nintendo’s late leader with the story of his life and climb from an unpaid intern at Commodore Japan to the first non-family leader of a video game powerhouse.

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Written by Fred Rojas

July 19, 2015 at 4:42 pm

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