Nintendo creator dead: Hiroshi Yamauchi oversaw video-game company for 53 years.

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The Man Who Made Nintendo as We Know It Just Died

Hiroshi Yamauchi ran Nintendo from 1949 until 2002, presiding over its heyday with the rise of the Nintendo Entertainment System in the 1980s.

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