Hideki Konno

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Hideki Konno
Hideki Konno GDC 2011 Day 3 (cropped).jpg
Nintendo Company Limited
EAD Software Group
Born (1965-05-13) May 13, 1965 (age 50)
Chiba, Chiba, Japan
Occupation EAD Manager, Producer
Game Designer
Employer Nintendo (1983–present)
Website www.nintendo.co.jp

Hideki Konno (紺野 秀樹 Konno Hideki?) (born May 13, 1965) graduated from the Electronic Data Processing Department of Japan Electronics College. He joined Nintendo in 1986, realizing his dream after a long adoration of playing Famicom games. Konno began working as a graphic designer on a variety of Nintendo games including the Super Mario Bros. series with Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka.

Konno is the development head of Nintendo EAD Software Development Group No. 1. He is notable for being one of the main designers of the Super Mario and Mario Kart series of games.[1][2]




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