The legendary Shigeru Miyamoto has finally received the honour of being recognised as a Person of Cultural Merit by Japan. This is a huge achievement for Mr. Miyamoto as it is awarded to those people who have made outstanding cultural contributions. Mr. Miyamoto is the first video game developer to have received this Japanese honour and he was humbled. He also said that “This is a job where you can’t do anything by yourself” noting that his fellow developers also helped him achieve his success.
Shigeru Miyamoto to be recognized as a Person of Cultural Merit by Japan. In response, he said, "I'm thankful that light is being shined upon the genre of games." Not forgetting his co-workers: "This is a job where you can't do anything by yourself." https://t.co/hWn7lBpNYM https://t.co/jLHVznLPoW
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