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Shigeru Miyamoto


Shigeru Miyamato has been helping create games for Nintendo since 1981. In the late 1970s Nintendo was going bankrupt. Myamato then made two characters, Donkey Kong and Mario (then called Jumpman), for the game Donkey Kong (1981). He has been the supervisor of many games, like the Mario and Zelda games. See full bio »

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 2018 The Fawful Movie (based on characters created by) (filming)
 2016 Legend of Zelda Abridged (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (characters)
 2015 Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash (Video Game) (characters)
 2014 Pikmin (TV Series)
 2013 Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (Video Game) (characters)
 2012 Pêpâ Mario: Sûpâ shîru (Video Game)
 2012 New Super Mario Bros. 2 (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 Mario Tennis Open (Video Game) (characters)
 2011 Zeruda no densetsu: Toki no okarina 3D (Video Game) (screenplay) / (story)
 2011 Super Mario 3D Land (Video Game)
 2010 Super Mario Bros. 4 (Video Game) (characters)
 2009 Game & Watch: Mario's Cement Factory (Video Game) (character: Mario)
 2009 The Legend of Zelda: The Hero of Time (characters - uncredited)
 2008 The Legend of Zelda: The Sage of Darkness (based on the video game by)
 2008 Dairantô Sumasshu Burazâzu ekkusu (Video Game) (characters)
 2007 Super Mario Galaxy (Video Game) (characters)
 2005 Super Princess Peach (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2005 Mario Tennis: Power Tour (Video Game) (characters)
 2004 Super Mario 64 DS (Video Game) (characters)
 2004 Mario Power Tennis (Video Game) (characters)
 2003 Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3 (Video Game) (creator - uncredited)
 2003 Wario World (Video Game) (characters)
 2002 The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (Video Game) (story)
 2002 Mario Party 4 (Video Game) (original characters)
 2002 Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 2001 Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 (Video Game) (characters)
 2001 Super Smash Bros. Melee (Video Game) (character design: Mario, Luigi, Link & Donkey Kong)
 2001 Wario Land 4 (Video Game) (characters)
 2001 Mario Kart: Super Circuit (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2001 Dr. Mario 64 (Video Game) (character: "Mario")
 2001 Super Mario Advance (Video Game) (characters)
 2000 Mario Party 3 (Video Game) (original characters)
 2000 Mario Tennis (Video Game) (characters)
 1997-2000 Donkey Kong Country (TV Series) (characters - 40 episodes)
- Just Kidding (2000) ... (characters)
- It's a Wonderful Life (2000) ... (characters)
- Best of Enemies (2000) ... (characters)
- Hunka Hunka Burnin' Bluster (2000) ... (characters)
- The Big Switch-a-Roo (2000) ... (characters)
 2000 Wario Land 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 1999 Mario Party 2 (Video Game) (original characters)
 1999 Donkey Kong 64 (Video Game) (characters)
 1999 Gêmu bôi gyararî 3 (Video Game) (original characters - uncredited)
 1999 Super Smash Bros. (Video Game) (character design: Mario, Luigi, Link & Donkey Kong)
 1998 Mario Party (Video Game) (character)
 1998 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (Video Game) (story)
 1998 Wario Land II (Video Game) (characters)
 1997 Donkey Kong Land III (Video Game) (characters)
 1996 Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! (Video Game) (original creator "Donkey Kong" - as S. Miyamoto)
 1996 Donkey Kong Land 2 (Video Game) (characters)
 1996 Tetris Attack (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1996 Super Mario 64 (Video Game) (characters)
 1995 Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest (Video Game) (character creator: Donkey Kong - as S. Miyamoto)
 1995 Mario Clash (Video Game) (characters)
 1995 Sûpâ Mario: Yosshî Airando (Video Game) (characters)
 1995 Mario's Tennis (Video Game) (characters)
 1995 Donkey Kong Land (Video Game) (characters)
 1994 Tetris & Dr. Mario (Video Game) (creator)
 1994 Super Mario All-Stars + Super Mario World (Video Game) (characters)
 1994 Donkey Kong Country (Video Game) (creator - as S Miyamoto)
 1994 Mario's Early Years! Preschool Fun (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1994 Mario's Early Years! Fun with Letters (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1994 Mario's Early Years! Fun with Numbers (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1994 Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 1993 Mario's Time Machine (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1993 Link: The Faces of Evil (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1993 Super Mario All-Stars (Video Game) (characters)
 1993 The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1992 Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (Video Game) (characters)
 1992 Mario Is Missing! (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1991 Super Mario World (TV Series) (characters - 13 episodes)
- Mama Luigi (1991) ... (characters)
- A Little Learning (1991) ... (characters)
- The Yoshi Shuffle (1991) ... (characters)
- Rock TV (1991) ... (characters)
- Gopher Bash (1991) ... (characters)
 1991 Zeruda no densetsu: Kamigami no toraifôsu (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1990 The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 (TV Series) (characters - 26 episodes)
- Super Koopa (1990) ... (characters)
- The Venice Menace (1990) ... (characters)
- True Colors (1990) ... (characters)
- Recycled Koopa (1990) ... (characters)
- Up, Up, and a Koopa (1990) ... (characters)
 1990 Super Mario World (Video Game) (characters)
 1989 Sûpâ Mario Rando (Video Game) (characters)
 1988 Super Mario Bros. 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 1988 Super Mario Bros. 2 (Video Game) (characters)
 1987 The Legend of Zelda 2: Rinku no bôken (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1986 Super Mario Bros. 2 (Video Game) (characters)
 1986 The Hyrule fantasy: Zeruda no densetsu (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1985 Donkey Kong Jr. Math (Video Game) (characters)
 1985 Super Mario Bros. (Video Game) (characters)
 1984 Donkey Kong 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 1984 Mario Bros. Special (Video Game) (characters)
 1983 Donkey Kong 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 1983 Mario's Cement Factory (Video Game) (characters)
 1983/II Mario Bros. (Video Game) (characters)
 1983/I Mario Bros. (Video Game) (characters)
 1983 Donkey Kong Jr./Jr. Sansû Lesson (Video Game) (characters)
 1982/II Donkey Kong Jr. (Video Game) (characters)
 1982/I Donkey Kong Jr. (Video Game) (characters)
 1980 Space Firebird (Video Game) (character design)
 1979 Space Fever (Video Game) (character design)
 1979 Space Fever High Splitter (Video Game) (character design)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

S. Miyahon | Miyahon | Kattobi Miyamoto | Mr. Miyamoto | S. Miyamoto | S Miyamoto

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

A delayed game will eventually be good, a bad game is bad forever. See more »

Trivia:

Is often referred to as "God" by his fans, as many consider him to be the god of game development. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently inserts his own game references in different games of his own creation.

Nickname:

Shigsy See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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