Tag Archives: Koichi Hayashida
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 19:47 BST
Mon, Mar 12, 2012 | 01:59 GMT
Super Mario 3D Land director Koichi Hayashida has said hardware-driven innovation keeps the Mario franchise fesh, and that it doesn’t need creator Shigeru Miyamoto to progress.
Sat, Feb 11, 2012 | 20:49 GMT
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 | 22:10 GMT
“When we show a power-up to Mr. Miyamoto, we get a bit nervous, but he usually understands our ideas.”
“Mr. Miyamoto had an inscrutable expression when we showed him the designs [for the Bee Suit and Boo Suit]; he isn’t a big fan of making Mario cute.”
Nintendo staffers Koichi Hayashida and Yoshiaki Koizumi recall their feelings on working on Mario power-ups under the guidance of creator Shigeru Miyamoto, speaking with Kotaku.