RIP Satoru Iwata, 1959-2015 by Peter Sahui Posted on July 13, 2015 Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, has passed away at 55. Here is the best obituary I’ve found. EDIT: Here is another good retrospective on his work. Share this:EmailPrintPocketFacebookTwitterRedditGoogleLinkedInTumblrPinterestLike this:Like Loading... This entry was posted in Games. Bookmark the permalink.