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Nintendo and Gunpei Yokoi

March 1, 2017

TCW Podcast Episode 037 - Nintendo and Gunpei Yokoi


We go over the career of Gumpei Yokoi.  From his falling into a job at Nintendo until his untimely death.  We cover his contributions to Nintendo, and the game industry, and set the record straight on what he did, and did not have influence on.  In the end his true legacy is the talent he mentored, philosophy, and vision that still influences Nintendo to this day.


Game and Watch Collection:


Radar Scope:


Arcade Donkey Kong:


Arcade Mario Brothers:


NES Speed Run Metroid:


Kids React to Gameboy:


Virtual Boy:


The Wonderswan:


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