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It's with a heavy heart that I relay the news Nintendo has just released: The president of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, has died at age 55 due to a bile duct growth. He passed away on July 11th but no further details have been released. Nintendo made the announcement in an online document: www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/pdf/2015…

I'm not too surprised to hear of this, honestly. Iwata had been reported to have health problems many times before, even missing some events because of them. While more involved with the sales and representation of the company, Iwata brought smiles to millions of faces with his humor. He was a man who really loved entertaining others and took great pride in his company. Iwata was a genuine and funny man and it's sad to hear he's gone. Age 55 is considered young by today's standards...

One thing is for certain: the Nintendo family has suffered a great loss. I send my condolences out to Iwata's family and friends in this hard time. May he not be forgotten for all the joy he's spread worldwide. But while this is depressing news, let us not forget memories forged by Iwata's efforts and antics. How he's impacted the world and how his successes have led to many fun times for us all. Celebrate his life as much as you mourn it. Goodbye, Iwata. May you rest in peace. :rose:
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TheAuraKnight Featured By Owner 4 days ago  New Deviant
Hi, new here, would like to introduce myself,
i am a longrunning member of the site Nintendo world report (checkem out) and have just recently joined deviantart, a lot of porn but some very good artworks mixed in.

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Shadsie Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
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DrChrisman Featured By Owner May 29, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
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