Bring Donkey Kong home! – The unenviable task given to Masayuki Uemura by Nintendo bosses in the early ’80s. Unimpressed by Atari’s 2600 they set out to bring a true videogame arcade experience into the home.
Many thanks to The National Videogame Museum in Sheffield UK for setting up this interview: http://bit.ly/C_NVM
Thanks also to Akinori Nakamura for interpreting for us.
See the full (almost) un-edited interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYeDqmV_W1k
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This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley.
Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer
Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com