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Iwata spent his final moments working from a hospital, contributed greatly to Pokémon GO

by rawmeatcowboy
13 August 2016
GN Version 5.0

- Iwata worked closely on Pokemon GO, starting from the early planning stages
- Iwata continued to work in a hospital room until the last moments
- he used his PC and exchanged views on "Pokemon Go" with Tsunekazu Ishihara, the Pokemon Company's president
- "Children can enjoy 'Pokemon Go' without spending too much money. This is probably what Iwata-san aimed for." said an executive at a game-related company who knew Iwata well