Satoru Iwata

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Switch Appears to Contain Easter Egg Dedicated to Satoru Iwata’s Passing

Hackers have unlocked a game Iwata worked on by performing a hand gesture.
Patrick Klepek
9.20.17
Nintendoze

Nintendo Is Still Dreaming of a Sleep-Focused 'Quality of Life' Device

In recent annual report, the gaming company announced that its bizarre sleep monitor still isn't dead.
Leif Johnson
7.17.17
video

This Is Why Nintendo's CEO Was So Beloved

Biographical video outlines the highlights of Iwata's life.
Leif Johnson
10.16.16
Gaming

Yoot Saito on His Classic Sega Game Where You Take Abuse from a Fish

An interview with Yoot Saito, creator of "Seaman."
Adam Jackson
9.16.15
short circuit

You Probably Don't Know Nintendo's New President

Tatsumi Kimishima will have big shoes to fill.
Emanuel Maiberg
9.14.15
video

Watch Nintendo President's Moving 'Heart of a Gamer' Speech

The Nintendo president, who passed away Saturday, talks about his early days in the gaming industry.
Rachel Pick
7.13.15
VICE vs Video games

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Has Died at Age 55

The video games industry is in mourning after the Nintendo chief lost his fight against cancer.
Mike Diver
7.13.15
News

Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata Passes Away at 55

Iwata helped bring joy to millions during his life, and he will be missed.
Emanuel Maiberg
7.12.15
VICE vs Video games

E3 Press Conferences Are Just the Worst Thing Ever

Good god these rituals need to change, but E3 2015 is unlikely to be the year they do.
Dan Maher
6.15.15
Motherboard Blog

Is Pokémon Evolving?

Nintendo just announced two new installments to the long-running franchise. Will this be its much-needed evolutionary step?
Colin Snyder
1.8.13
Motherboard Blog

No Room for Nintendo in the Third Dimension

Despite having the benefit of a loyal fanbase and the currents of a 3D retro revival blowing at their back, Nintendo’s latest handheld, the 3DS, is looking like it could be a total flop.
Janus Rose
9.19.11