The creative turns 51 and has thanked him on Twitter by sharing his gifts with fans.
Masahiro Sakurai is a legend in the industry, creator of Kirby, one of the most beloved characters of Nintendo and Super Smash Bros, the crossover born on Nintendo 64 that has given rise to a genre and has had five installments. Super Smash Bros has become one of the most successful franchises in the big N and fighting games in general, which has made the charismatic figure of Sakurai a reference for fans.
We can know a little more about your tastes and interestsToday he addressed them in Twitter giving his gratitude for the congratulations received and incidentally has taken the opportunity to share with your audience some of the gifts that he has received for his birthday from the Super Smash Bros. team. Knowing Sakurai’s marathon working days, it is not surprising that one of the gifts is a massager to relax the shoulders. Also some glasses with a nice bouquet.
But what has fascinated us all is the model in kit to assemble the model RX-105 XI Gundam of the newly released film in Japan Mobile Suit Gundam: Hathaway. Sakurai has always been open with his audience to share your hobbies and after having shown us his great collection of consoles, we can learn a little more about his tastes and interests beyond his work.
One more year for Sakurai also means something for the fans, and it is the shadow of his retirement. The creative has dropped on several occasions that he has been considering the possibility of retiring for a while. Kirby’s father has always confessed to having an intense way of working, something that has even led him to dramatic situations derived from overexertion in the past. He already stated that he would leave his columns in Famitsu throughout this year, although he has promised to be linked to video games for a little longer. Remember that you have the analysis of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate available if you want to know more about his latest work.
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