satoru iwata
NES game Golf discovered on every Nintendo Switch, in tribute to Satoru Iwata
By on September 22nd, 2017 1
Last week, some intrepid snoopers found an NES emulator hiding inside the Switch. It turns out that every machine has this software on it, and a copy of Golf for it to play. But,...
The legend of Iwata may live on in Breath of the Wild
By on March 15th, 2017 0
The amount of details, hidden mechanics, quests, and Easter eggs in Breath of the Wild is staggering. It seems every day brings a new quirk or discovery that makes the game...
Breath of the Wild team discuss freedom in development and Iwata’s passing
By on March 13th, 2017 4
Breath of the Wild allows fans more freedom than ever seen before in the Zelda series, leaving it completely up the to player regarding where they go, what they do and how they...
Zelda developers discuss the impact of Iwata and their new direction for the series
By on March 9th, 2017 1
Satoru Iwata’s sad passing in 2015 rocked the gaming world. He was most well known for his role as CEO and President of Nintendo. Many say he was responsible for making gaming a...
Satoru Iwata wrote heartfelt messages to Nintendo employees before his passing
By on September 14th, 2016 3
Iwata's passing is something that still causes some Nintendo fans pain and sadness. Since his passing, we have learned various stories of him, like how he kept working on...
An early piece of Satoru Iwata’s legacy has potentially been found
By on August 18th, 2016 1
The Famicom board in the picture above may not look like much, but according to Frank Cifaldi this board may hold the first ever code the late Satoru Iwata wrote for the company...
Mini-biography of Satoru Iwata apprises his life during his rookie game developer days
By on July 20th, 2016 0
It has been little over a year since the passing of Satoru Iwata, a man who made his mark on Nintendo's history. And, while many know of his successes during the last decade with...
Yoshio Sakamoto and Shigesato Itoi discuss origin of Miitomo
By on July 3rd, 2016 0
Many people have downloaded Nintendo's first smartphone application, Miitomo and have enjoyed it. Nintendo has decided to do a series similar  to "Iwata Asks" for Miitomo. It...
Nintendo gets eighteen NAVGTR nominations, including Majora’s Mask
By on February 18th, 2016 5
It's award season and the video gamer in all of us didn't want to get left out in the cold. The fifteenth annual National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers pays tribute to the...
Previously unpublished Iwata interview surfaces, expresses that his games are like his children
By on August 18th, 2015 1
The late Satoru Iwata left a large impression on the gaming community, not as only a business man and CEO of Nintendo, but as a fan and player of video games. During July of 2013,...
Symphony of the Goddesses pays tribute to Satoru Iwata with a moment of silence
By on July 21st, 2015 0
On July 18 in Orlando, Florida, The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses - Master Quest paid its respects to Satoru Iwata with a moment of silence for the recently deceased...
Iwata, the beloved, innovative, humble CEO: GDC releases full 2005 keynote
By on July 20th, 2015 0
As the gaming world continues to process the passing of Satoru Iwata, gaming ambassador and Nintendo president, it’s important to reflect on the most recent impacts he had...
Petition launches to immortalize Satoru Iwata as an Amiibo
By on July 20th, 2015 5
Gaming communities around the world as a whole have been moved by the death of Satoru Iwata, former president and CEO of Nintendo. The loss of this legendary leader of Nintendo...
Camp Miiverse closed due to Iwata’s passing
By on July 19th, 2015 0
Nintendo's Camp Miiverse, which was to be held from July 7 until July 20, came to an abrupt close over the recent passing of Nintendo's CEO, Satoru Iwata. The video game...
Fanart Friday: A tribute to Satoru Iwata
By on July 17th, 2015 1
Satoru Iwata admitted that while he was both a CEO and a president, in his heart, he was a simple gamer. He was a true ambassador for the gaming industry, expanding the market...