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Ask Iwata

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Ask Iwata

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Ask Iwata is a motivational collection of teachings from the late president and CEO of Nintendo Satoru Iwata.

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Ask Iwata

by Hobonichi

Ask Iwata

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The Japanese international electronics company Nintendo has created some of the world's most iconic video games. From Pokemon to Animal Crossing, Nintendo's wide reach has influenced multiple generations of gamers, changing the cultural narrative surrounding virtual interactive entertainment.

Japanese businessman and video game programmer Satoru Iwata became the fourth president and CEO of Nintendo, running the company from 2000 until his death in 2015. During his tenure, Iwata became known for his innovative creative contributions and collaborative leadership style.

Written by Iwata, edited by Hobonichi and translated by Sam Bett, Ask Iwata is a series of short essays ranging from product management to employee training. Iwata uses his personal experiences, along with advice he's received throughout the years, to pass down his wisdom to readers worldwide.

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"On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer."

Satoru Iwata

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