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Key players at Nintendo/SEGA look back on their rivalry, with some still feeling hurt

Coming from former Sega of America CEO Tom Kalinske "They (Nintendo) were absolutely ruthless. I've got to hand it to them. I respected how strongly they tried to control the business, but in my opinion, a lot of the stuff they were doing was illegal. It was really monopolistic practices." Coming from SEGA's Takashi Iizuka "In that time Super Mario Bros. and the whole Mario franchise was the best game out there in a lot of people's eyes – especially when you get into action and platforming.
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