Japan: Shigeru Miyamoto thanks TV Asahi voters for choosing so many Nintendo games

Legendary Nintendo video game producer Shigeru Miyamoto has taken to Nintendo’s Twitter account to thank Japanese fans for voting for so many Nintendo games in the Video Game General Election which aired on All-Nippon News Network, TV Asahi. We published the top ten yesterday which saw The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild take the coveted No.1 spot.

  1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  2. Dragon Quest V
  3. Final Fantasy VII
  4. Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  5. Splatoon 2
  6. Dragon Quest III
  7. Super Smash Bros Ultimate
  8. Chrono Trigger
  9. Final Fantasy X
  10. Super Mario Bros. 3

“This is Miyamoto. Thank you for voting for many Nintendo titles in the “Video Game General Election” that aired last night. It was also an opportunity to recall each scene of game development that has been repeated for nearly 40 years. We will continue to create video games that will bring new experiences to everyone.”

Shigeru Miyamoto via Google Twitter translate


  1. Normally Ocarina of Time would be in the top 10 of such a list. It makes me wonder if the reverence of OoT is more a western thing.

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