Chronicling his rise to power
Shigeru Miyamoto is one of, if not the most, influential video game designers of all time. If you’re reading this, it’s a safe bet you’re familiar with his work. But do you know the full story of how he got where he is today?
In the latest video from Did You Know Gaming, Miyamoto’s full history in the gaming industry is explored. This includes his early childhood influences, how he got his first interview with Nintendo, and what his very first game software assignment was. Whether you’re a Nintendo expert or a relative newcomer, this is a great video recap of the career of one of the most important figures in gaming. Give it a watch up above!
In this video, Did You Know Gaming takes a look at the life and work of arguably the video game industry’s most impactful man. He created the highest grossing video game franchise of all time with Super Mario, and spearheaded other incredibly successful and revered franchises such as Donkey Kong, The Legend of Zelda, Star Fox, F-Zero, Pikmin, and Nintendogs to name a few. He’s forced the industry to reconsider what video games can be on more than one ocassion, and he’s mentored an entire generation of developers at Nintendo that are now coming into their own. This is a man like no other, this is Shigeru Miyamoto.