Nintendo NES and SNES console creator Masayuki Uemura dies at 78

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Nintendo engineer Masayuki Uemura who helped create influential NES and SNES consoles dies
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Nintendo engineer Masayuki Uemura who helped create influential NES and SNES consoles dies

He was the architect of consoles that revived the video gaming industry

Masayuki Uemura, who worked as an engineer at Japanese video game firm Nintendo, passed away on 6 December at the age of 78. As reported by Kotaku, Uemura's passing was announced by Ritsumeikan University,...

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