40+ Best Satoru Iwata Quotes From The Nintendo Video Game Designer

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Satoru Iwata was a successful Japanese businessman, video game developer, and video games designer.

He was the fourth CEO of the gaming company, Nintendo. When Iwata took over Nintendo, he developed Nintendo DS and Wii games, which helped the company achieve skyrocketing success.

Satoru Iwata was a man of vision and a brilliant video game developer, and he's known as the man who entirely changed the gaming industry with his extraordinary game development concepts. These Satoru Iwata quotes are the original quotes that the programmer quoted in business conferences, interviews, and meetings.

Readers may also love to read these video game quotes and [Shigeru Miyamoto quotes].

Satoru Iwata Quotes

Iwata was fascinated by novels for an entertaining video game. The programmer used to focus more on developing fun games rather than top-quality hardware. He has quoted many beautiful lines from his heart, discover them here.

According to Iwata games are just for fun.

1. "Video games are just meant for one thing: Fun! Fun for everyone."

-Satoru Iwata.

2. "We want to create a kind of cycle where casual gamers are gradually growing up to become passionate players."

-Satoru Iwata.

3. "Needless to say, nobody is born an avid gamer."

-Satoru Iwata.

4. "Regardless of age, gender, or game experience, anyone can understand Wii."

-Satoru Iwata.

5. "People will buy hardware just to buy a single game if the game is really compelling."

-Satoru Iwata.

6. "Engineering is not quite important as imagination."

-Satoru Iwata.

7. "If we stay in one place, we will become outdated."

-Satoru Iwata.

8. "Before Wii was called Wii and we still referred to it as revolution, no one thought it was going to succeed."

-Satoru Iwata.

9. "For young players, classic games are brand new. For the older players, they bring back memories."

-Satoru Iwata.

10. "No, one else can match the environment we are creating for expanding the game experience to everyone. Our path is not linear, but dynamic."

-Satoru Iwata.

Satoru Iwata Famous Quotes

Iwata was a true inspiration for many people, especially game developers. He has given some of the most inspirational and mind-changing quotes about the Nintendo company and beyond.

11. "On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer".

-Satoru Iwata.

12. "If you do the same thing as others, it will wear you out. Nintendo is not good at competing, so we always have to challenge the status quo by making something new."

-Satoru Iwata.

13. "Nintendo's mission is to try to make people happy, to try to make people smile."

-Satoru Iwata.

14. "Having strong momentum is very important for game platform businesses. Once the momentum is lost, great power is needed to change the trend."

-Satoru Iwata.

15. "Entertainment is there to improve people's quality of life. After your basic needs, there's entertainment."

-Satoru Iwata.

16. "One thing about the entertainment industry - it's not something that people need to survive."

-Satoru Iwata.

17. "We are trying to capture the broadest possible audience all over the world. In other words, we are trying to capture the people who are even beyond the gaming population."

-Satoru Iwata.

18. "If we continue down the same path as we have in the past, people may become tired of gaming."

-Satoru Iwata.

19. "Small developers can compete on creativity, not on the scale or staff size... Nintendo is willing to help to bring these ideas to life."

-Satoru Iwata.

20. "Our mission is to revive the gaming industry by increasing our user base."

-Satoru Iwata.

Satoru Iwata Inspirational Quotes

Satoru Iwata was a successful business tycoon, corporate president of the Nintendo company, and a successful game developer. He was an inspiration for many his words came from the heart and motivated many small and struggling game developers and businesses.

These quotes depict Satoru Iwata as a true inspiration for all.

21. "At Nintendo, we do not run from risk. We run to it.

-Satoru Iwata.

22. "Trust your passion. Believe in your dream."

-Satoru Iwata.

23. "In our definition, innovation means to make something that people think impossible possible."

-Satoru Iwata.

24. "I sincerely doubt employees who fear that they may be laid off will be able to develop software titles that would impress people."

-Satoru Iwata.

25. "The job of a programmer is to produce good work."

-Satoru Iwata.

26. "Thinking differently and holding strongly to your strategy can disrupt an entire industry, and in a good way."

-Satoru Iwata

27. "Sometimes, ideas are like good wine, in that they need time."

-Satoru Iwata.

28. "Even a small amount of power can have a significant impact when concentrated on a certain area."

-Satoru Iwata.

29. "I think inside every adult is the heart of a child. We convince ourselves that we have to act more like adults."

-Satoru Iwata.

30. "We believe we know what makes a good game better than anyone else."

-Satoru Iwata.

More Quotes From Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata is a role model for today's youth. Being a successful businessman and game designer, his words have motivated millions of people. Here are some of the best quotes by Iwata.

31. "Perhaps those who have quit gaming or have never played games look at the game controller and think it's too difficult."

-Satoru Iwata.

32. "If we continue down the same path as we have in the past, people may become tired of gaming."

-Satoru Iwata.

33. "We consider ourselves,  above all else, as a gaming company. We believe other companies see themselves primarily as technology companies."

-Satoru Iwata.

34. "'It's a lot of fun!' can quickly become: 'It's a lot of fun, but...!'"

-Satoru Iwata.

35. "I have never once been embarrassed that children supported Nintendo. I'm proud of it. That's because children judge products based on instinct."

-Satoru Iwata.

36. "Although many believe that technology automatically enables more realistic expressions, I believe that is just not correct."

-Satoru Iwata.

37. "Today, if you don't understand the controller, you are not able to enjoy the video games."

-Satoru Iwata.

38. "The profitable part of online business is very likely several years away. Entering the business because it's a hot topic of the day doesn't make a profitable business nor satisfied customers."

-Satoru Iwata.

39. "We are taking the risk to move beyond the boundaries of the games industry to reach new players and current players."

-Satoru Iwata.

40. "Only a handful of characters can last for one, two, or three decades. "

-Satoru Iwata.

41. "I'm about making games, and I'm about playing games. Last night I played Super Mario bros. That's my game."

-Satoru Iwata.

At Kidadl, we have put all our efforts into creating lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for the best Satoru Iwata quotes, then why not take a look at these Zelda quotes or Studio Ghibli quotes for more exciting and heart-warming gaming quotes?

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