Nintendo news (Jan. 12) – Shigeru Miyamoto: “How the inventor of Mario designs a game”, more

Today’s Nintendo news: Vox video about Shigeru Miyamoto’s design philosohpy, but also…

  • Tony Rosato
  • Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
  • The Cat Mario Show

Shigeru Miyamoto

Today, Vox uploaded a really neat video about Shigeru Miyamoto, and more precisely its design philosohpy:

Tony Rosato

Who doesn’t know Charles Martinet, the man voicing so many characters from the Super Mario series? Mario, Luigi, Wario, Walugi, and many others. But he only started working with Nintendo in 1994, which means that Mario and other characters were voiced by other people before that.

One of them is Tony Rosato, who voiced Luigi in the The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 and Super Mario World animated series. And the reason we’re talking about him today is because Tony Rosato has passed away at age 62, apparently because of a heart attack.

Source: Toronto Sun
Via: Kotaku

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King

Yesterday, Nintendo revealed the pre-order bonus for Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King at the Nintendo UK Store… a poster and a Liquid Metal Slime keyring!

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King (3DS) comes out on January 20th in Europe and North America.

The Cat Mario Show

Here’s the 28th episode of the Cat Mario Show in English:


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