The entire gaming industry is in mourning over the death of the legendary Satoru Iwata, including Nintendo of America. In response of the tragedy, the American headquarters for Nintendo has decided to go dark, halting all social media posts for the day. Check out the Facebook and Twitter posts below:
Satoru Iwata passed away July 11 due to ongoing medical troubles. He is being fondly remembered across the industry as an innovator, a friend, and a gamer.
UPDATE: Nintendo of Europe has also taken the same steps to mourn the loss: