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"Shoot. Jump. Run. Samus Aran and I, we both came into existence this way.

For video game creator Yoshio Sakamoto, those three verbs described all he knew about the project he was told to create , a game that would become 1986’s Nintendo classic Metroid, a game that would seed a cherished series and inspire an entire video game genre. Sakamoto handled the responsibility of
Kindle Edition, 14 pages
Published March 8th 2018
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