Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka Reflect on Creating Mario for Super Mario Bros.’ 30th Anniversary

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka Reflect on Creating Mario for Super Mario Bros.’ 30th Anniversary

This week holds a special occasion for fans of Nintendo as a new milestone was reached in the 30th anniversary of arguably gaming’s most iconic face, Mario, with Nintendo honoring the legacy of Super Mario Bros. in a new interview video that’s certainly touching and enlightening.

In celebration of Super Mario Bros.‘ 30th Anniversary this week, Nintendo released a new interview video featuring Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka speaking on the creation of Mario and the series that would become the company’s flagship franchise.

It’s an intriguing look-back on one of gaming’s seminal creations, and especially interesting with its use of footage of young Miyamoto and Tezuka working on the game prior to its release – for the full look during Mario’s 30th anniversary, you can check out the video from Nintendo below: