Top 10 Shigeru Miyamoto Quotes


The Top Ten

1 A delayed game is eventually good. A bad game is bad forever.

The Legend Of Zelda for Wii U is being delayed & won't be released until 2016. Why is Nintendo delaying the game? Because there's still some work left to do. If they released it & it wasn't finished, then Nintendo would do the same mistake Sega did with Sonic 2006. And yes, Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) was rushed & is bad forever.

2 Video games are bad for you? That's what they said about rock-n-roll.

True. Some people just choose to be addicted to them.

3 I don't like all the attention. I think it's better to let my work do the talking.
4 To create a new standard, you have to be up for that challenge & really enjoy it.

Words of a man who reinvented the industry several times. He's my hero.

Amazing. Bliss. - RevolverOcelot

5 What comes next? Super Mario 128? Actually, that's what I want to do.
6 Game music has a purpose & it does incorporate sound effects.
7 I think everyone can enjoy games.
8 Providing new means of entertainment is the important thing.
9 There's definitely space for uniqueness in a home console.
10 My days all follow much the same pattern. They are structured & typical.

The Contenders

11 I could make Halo. It's not that I couldn't design that game. It's just that I choose not to. One thing about my game design is that I never try to look for what people want & then try to make that game design.

There wasn't enough space to put in the rest, but we'll continue.
REST OF THE QUOTE: I always try to create new experiences that are fun to play.
Shigeru Miyamoto may not be designing a Halo game, but it's not because anyone tells him not to. He chooses not to.

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