Former Nintendo President Satoru Iwata may have passed on months ago, but his loss is still keenly felt in the gaming community. In that spirit, Nintendo put a touching nod to the man at the end of the Star Fox Zero. A small post-credit...Show More Summary
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Satoru Iwata, former president and CEO of Nintendo, passed away last July at age 55. Earlier this month during the Game Developers Choice Awards at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, Iwata was given a wonderful tribute in the form of a touching animated short created by Raber Umphenour, Shawne Benson, David Hellman, and […]
As a team, Shigeru Miyamoto and Satoru Iwata were probably the most charming executives in history -- I doubt they'll ever be topped in my lifetime. Look no further than this latest "Guess the amiibo" campaign, where various higher-ups at Nintendo pose as specific figures. Show More Summary
Following the death of Satoru Iwata last July, the former president and CEO of Nintendo is still in the minds of many gamers. As such, he was recently given a lovely tribute at the Game Developers Choice Awards.
During yesterday evening’s Game Developers Choice Awards, a tribute for the late Satoru Iwata was shown which we can’t help but feel strongly towards, especially since we considered him to be our Person of the Year in 2015 due to all...Show More Summary
It has been less than a year since former Nintendo President Satoru Iwata passed away. Organizations, media, and fans alike continue to honor the man in a variety of ways. Just this past […]
Grab your tissues, folks. The Developers Choice Awards were held last night, and during the event, a special tribute to Satoru Iwata was shown, who sadly passed away last July. It's three minutes long, and spans some of his accomplishments,...Show More Summary
The annual Game Developers Conference is currently underway in San Francisco, and while the focus there may be on the future, the conference's coordinators also took time to show a stirring video honoring gaming's past. The video was dedicated...Show More Summary
One of the sadder events in recent memory for gamers was the passing of former Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. Aged 55, he played a key role at Nintendo for many years, contributing to the development of games like Balloon Fight, Earthbound, and the Kirby series. Show More Summary
Your work colleagues don’t mind you bawling your eyes out, right? The late, great Satoru Iwata was remembered at the Game Developer’s Choice awards with this lovely tribute. The animated three minute video was drawn by Braid artist David Hellman, and presented a brief, but beautiful look at Satoru Iwata’s contributions to the industry. The […]
It’s been nearly a year since celebrated Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata passed away last July at the age of 55. He made his company a household name with hit game franchises like Mario and iconic handheld devices and consoles. Today, theShow More Summary
The Game Developers Choice Awards paid tribute this evening to the life of Nintendo president Satoru Iwata, who passed away last year. In a short, but rather wonderful animated video, Iwata's impact on the world of video games is remembered, from Balloon Fight to the Wii console, eventually closing with a line from his now famous speech at GDC 2005. Show More Summary
The video game industry lost one of its most passionate members last year when Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata passed away. He's been honored before, but there really isn't such a thing as paying tribute to him too many times. During tonight's...Show More Summary
There are lots of awards and drinks and congratulations going on at the Game Developers Choice Awards tonight, but proceedings were stopped dead in their tracks for a few minutes during a most touching tribute to late Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. Read more...
I like Bill Trinen's dad jokes as much as the next guy, but Nintendo of Europe's Satoru Shibata stole the show yesterday in the separate UK Nintendo Direct. In an adorable move reminiscent of the legendary Satoru Iwata, Shibata celebrated...Show More Summary
Former Nintendo president Satoru Iwata received a posthumous lifetime achievement award tonight at gaming’s equivalent of the Oscars. The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences gave Iwata one of its highest honors at its annual DICE Awards event for his many achievements such as introducing the Nintendo Wii video game system and the 3DS handheld […]
Nintendo has postponed its plans to enter the Quality of Life technology market via the release of a sleep and fatigue sensor. Former company president Satoru Iwata announced the new Nintendo initiative back in 2014, when it was marked with a 2016 launch date. Show More Summary
Early last, Nintendo’s then-president Satoru Iwata reiterated the company’s commitment to their health initiative, which last we heard some kind of quality of life project that had to do with sleep. However throughout the year, we have...Show More Summary