The late Satoru Iwata honored by Recreation Builders Selection Awards

The online game business misplaced one among its most passionate members final yr when Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata handed away. He is been honored earlier than, however there actually is not such a factor as paying tribute to him too many occasions. Throughout tonight’s Recreation Developer’s Selection Awards the governing physique debuted a heartfelt animated video pertaining to numerous points of the legendary recreation developer’s life together with the conception of the Nintendo DS, the Wii Distant and Nunchuck and rather more. Iwata could also be gone, however his legacy will reside on for a really, very very long time.

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