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Yeah they are definitely my favorite video game company for that reason.

I find it amusing that their long and innovative history also includes things like selling instant rice, their own "love hotels" for people to use with prostitutes, and a taxi company in the time after their playing card business declined but before their video game business took off.

"Nintendo" could mean something very different today had certain parts of their business performed differently.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nintendo#History




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