Nintendo Composer Remixes Metroid And Mario in Honor Of Hiroshi Yamauchi
To honor the passing of Hiroshi Yamauchi, long time Nintendo composer Hirokazu Tanaka has remixed the theme music for both Metroid and Super Mario Land.
Tanaka worked as a Nintendo composer from 1980 – 1990, and was the original composer of these titles.
Mr. Yamuachi was President of Nintendo from 1949 – 2002. On Thursday, Mr. Yamuachi passed after coming down with pneumonia at a central Japanese hospital.