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Infendo Radio Episode 284: RIP Hiroshi Yamauchi

  We have the full Podcast team together for a special show. We get straight to the Nintendo News covering the recent Wii Fit U direct, including Wii Sports Club. Next up we have questions from listeners and finally end

Photo: Mariners hold moment of silence for the late Hiroshi Yamauchi

  On Monday night, the Seattle Mariners held a moment of silence at Safeco Field in honor Hiroshi Yamauchi, who held a majority stake in the Major League Baseball franchise since 1992. Yamauchi, the longtime president of Nintendo from 1949

Nintendo’s Hiroshi Yamauchi has died at age 85

A sad, yet perpetual state of mourning for Nintendo today, as the company announced that their longtime former president, Hiroshi Yamauchi, has died. He was 85. Yamauchi first became president of Nintendo in 1949, when the company was just a

Nintendo Spotting: Hiroshi Yamauchi

Pretty sure that I just snapped a picture of Hiroshi Yamauchi, the 14th richest man in Japan and Nintendo’s largest shareholder. What was Yamauchi-san doing tonight in LA? Well, looking after his former company of course! After all, he was

Yamauchi suggested Wii to IGN in early 2004?

I realize Nintendo obviously has been planning Wii for a few years, but I always assumed Iwata to be the father of the console. A find on the GA Forums linking to an IGN article suggests that Yamauchi may have,

Top 3 Retro Casino Games by Nintendo

Over the ages, there have emerged two types of players; those who prefer playing state of the art video slots, which feature 3D graphics and other advanced in-game features, while the other category is for those players who enjoy playing