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Nintendo Is Still Oddly Tight-Lipped About The Switch’s Tribute To Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata in 2009, at a professional high point during the heyday of the Wii and Nintendo DS. Photo by Junko Kimura/Getty Images One of the most heart-warming stories in video games this year was the discovery in September that the Nintendo Switch console contained a secret tribute to the beloved Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata, who died in 2015 at the age of 55. But Nintendo doesn’t want to talk about it, and it’s not …

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Editorial: Satoru Iwata’s Vision for Gaming Continues to Shine Through Nintendo

It was two years ago on this date, 11th July, that Satoru Iwata passed away. It reflects the impact he had on the gaming industry that it was a day with a very real emotional impact on so many of us. The majority of his admirers never met him in person, but his unique style of leadership and his vision connected with gamers of all types. That was his gift, redefining what it is to …

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