How Gunpei Yokoi Reinvented Nintendo

Nintendo: one of the world’s top fantasy-smiths, creator of products with truly planetary pull, from Link’s and Mario’s many outings to the newest horizon of Animal Crossing, a video game released in the middle of a lethal pandemic that somehow managed to sell twenty-two bazillion copies anyway. (Okay, twenty-two million as of this August, but still.) 


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/pkdbx7/how-gunpei-yokoi-reinvented-nintendo