Friday, August 15, 2008

Shigeru Miyamoto - Nintendo's Mother Lode

According to this Yahoo! article, even the hobbies of Shigeru Miyamoto, the creator of Mario, Donkey Kong, Zelda, and Pikmin, are closely guarded by Nintendo for fear of leaking what could be potent game ideas to competitors.

Shigeru Miyamoto --- now there's a real-life King Midas.


Alicexia said...

Yeah when I read about that I couldn't help but laugh. But of coarse Pikmin and the Wiifit were made from his hobbies. But seriously. If he said he likes skinny rabbits for dinner are people going to steal his idea?

Shazbot said...

Hmm rabbit farm sim where you try your utmost to deprive the lil rascals from devouring friendly carrot creatures? :D