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Satoru Iwata: An industry mourns

"While he is gone, his gifts live on."

Yesterday we reported the sad news that the games industry has lost one of its brightest stars, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata. Developers and publishers have taken to social media to share their remembrances and tributes to the great man. Below is just a small selection of those messages.

"I am truly surprised and saddened by this unexpected news.The entire development team at Nintendo will remain committed to our development policy which Mr. Iwata and we have been constructing together and to yield the development results which Mr. Iwata would appreciate." - Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto.

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