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September2013

  • News Happy 124th Birthday, Nintendo

    Our favourite company was founded 124 years ago today

    124 years ago, Japanese entrepreneur Fusajiro Yamauchi founded the company we now know as Nintendo. Established in 1889, the firm manufactured Hanafuda ("flower cards" in Japanese) playing cards, and Yamauchi opened the first Hanafuda shop called "Nintendo Koppai" in his native Kyoto. Yamauchi...

January2013