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Console gaming then and now: A fascinating 1997 interview with Nintendo's legendary Gunpei Yokoi

Console gaming then and now: A fascinating 1997 interview with Nintendo's legendary Gunpei Yokoi

Gunpei Yokoi was a Japanese video game designer, a long-time Nintendo employee, best known as creator of the Game Boy and inventor of the modern-day D-pad, a design that nearly all video game controllers use today. Also for his contributions to critically acclaimed video game franchises Donkey Kong, Mario Bros. and Metroid.