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Kazumi Totaka's Song Guide

Kazumi Totaka's Song

For years, Nintendo fans knew of a strange song that inexplicably appeared in games as diverse as Mario Paint, Yoshi's Story and Animal Crossing. NinDB uncovered the simple explanation. Meet Nintendo music composer and voice of Yoshi, Kazumi Totaka, and the song he has hidden in (nearly) every game he has worked on.

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History of Nintendo

History of Nintendo

Nintendo Koppai, as it was then known, was established in 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi as a small playing card manufacturer. Find out more about the first 100 years of Nintendo up until they made their big break with the Famicom/NES.

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Classic Nintendo Toys

Classic Nintendo Toys

In the 1960s, Nintendo changed direction from playing cards to toys. Find out a little more about some of the toys Nintendo produced before they blew the world away with the NES.

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