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Before Mario Book - Toys from the Video Game Giant's Early Years

Before Mario Book - Toys from the Video Game Giant's Early Years
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This stunning book is filled with 224 pages looking at over 50 products made by Nintendo spanning three decades all culminating in the creation of Mario!

  • All images have been expertly photographed from the original items
  • High resolution graphics and art including original adverts, packaging and plans
  • Gives you an in-depth insight into the genius of Nintendo, before they became a video game giant
  • "This is so much more than merely the history of one of the world's most recognisable brands - it's the development of an entire industry in pictorial form, and comes highly recommended" - Nintendo Life, Review

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Overview

This stunning book is filled with 224 pages looking at over 50 products made by Nintendo spanning three decades all culminating in the creation of Mario!

 
Nintendo was a modestly successful company that manufactured playing cards for the local Japanese market until the early 1960s. 25 years on and Nintendo has become a world leader in electronic entertainment.
 
Written by Erik Voskuil, the owner of the world’s largest private collection of Nintendo products from the 1960s, 70s and early 80s, with a foreword by Satoru OKADA, one of the geniuses in Nintendo's first game design team and later manager of the R&D department, co-designer of many of Nintendo's games and toys, including Game & Watch, Metroid and the Game Boy.
 
The Before Mario book is the perfect gift for collectors of vintage and original games and toys as well as for those interested in learning more about the fascinating early history of Nintendo.
 
Features
  • Foreword by: Satoru OKADA (co-creator of the Game Boy, Game & Watch and many vintage Nintendo toys)
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Size: 20x24 cm
  • Quality: hard cover, 100% color
  • Bilingual book (English/French)
  • I.S.B.N : 978-2-919603-10-7

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