Ep. 10: Nintendo’s Gunpei Yokoi’s History with Matt Alt

Much the way we all set our status to NOT show when we’re in a game, the Game and Watch was originally created to allow Japanese sallarymen to play games at work while their boss was none the wiser. This week we’re joined by Matt Alt as he discusses his article, “How Gunpei Yokoi Reinvented Nintendo,” which is pulled from a chapter in his new book Pure Invention

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