Off to Japan

I’m going to keep this one brief, I’m going to be in Japan between the 16th and 26th July, so I may not be able to post much game development related stuff. This trip has been a dream of mine for over 12 years and I’m looking forward to seeing all the great stuff in the country.

I’m also aware of the recent news of the passing of Satoru Iwata, CEO of Nintendo, on July 11th. I wish his family and friends well during the time of mourning, knowing that fans of the games he has made and the company he has run for many years show their support.

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Hiroshi Yamauchi (1927 – 2013)

As if the loss of a games company close to home is bad enough, now one of the most prominent men in the video games industry has passed away today.

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