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Mother 64 - Development
... Game designer Shigesato Itoi's team ran into trouble while developing this game, due to their inexperience with 3D games and the difficulty with developing for the Nintendo 64 hardware ... The high level of difficulty caused Itoi and the other developers to become demoralized to develop a Mother 4 ... Itoi states that if the game were made for the Super NES (which had already been retired in 1998), it would have been released much earlier ...
Hajime Itoi
... Hajime Itoi (糸井 統, Itoi Hajime?) (born June 22, 1971 in Gifu) is a retired male backstroke swimmer from Japan ...
Mother (video Game) - Development
... by Japanese copywriter and television personality Shigesato Itoi ... Shigesato Itoi, the game's designer, said that the last parts of Mother were not tested for bugs and balance issues ... about this at a Mother 1 + 2 promotional event, Itoi humorously stated, "When we got to fine-tuning the difficulty there, I was like, 'Whatever!'" ...
Characters Of Mother 3 - Concept and Creation - Other Characters
... Itoi stated that he used to become upset with people who name their characters "AAAAA" or something to that nature, saying that he wanted to tell them that it was important to give their ... impressions of Hinawa's death that stood out to Itoi the most are those that named Hinawa after their mothers ... Itoi stated that one of the underlying themes in Mother 3 is that there are two feelings - "C'mon, it's just a game" and "C'mon, be serious, this is a game here." He put the scene of Hinawa's death right ...
Music Of The Earth Bound Series - Mother 3
2, 2006 February 2, 2007 (iTunes version) Genre Video game music Length 2848 Label Tokyo Itoi Shigesato Office Mother3i Soundtrack album by Shogo Sakai Released February 6, 2007 Genre Video game music Length 10555 ... Series developer Shigesato Itoi stated that Sakai was given the position because he understood Mother 3 the most, given that he could not use Keiichi Suzuki or Hirokazu Tanaka, the ... Itoi also said that given the massive amount of songs in the game, over 250, he needed someone who had a lot of time to dedicate to the project and ...