Nintendo isn't retreating from the casual market; the accessible, family-friendly approach is here to stay
Articles by Rob Fahey - Page 4
Rob Fahey, Contributing Editor
Rob Fahey is a former editor of GamesIndustry.biz who spent several years living in Japan and probably still has a mint condition Dreamcast Samba de Amigo set.
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