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Nintendo Puts Mario Kart Producer Over Mobile Development

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Earlier today during Nintendo’s financial briefing, Nintendo revealed something very interesting about their mobile development. Apparently Mario Kart producer, Hideki Konno, will be in charge of development of their smartphone games.

This is what Satoru Iwata had to say when speaking with the Japanese publication Sankei:

It should help you understand the level of commitment from Nintendo

This is some serious muscle they’re putting behind their mobile development. The Mario Kart series is one of their top sellers! To think they’re putting Hideki Konno behind it. They must be very serious about their mobile development!