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Fans clamoring to honor Iwata by racing as his Mii in Mario Kart 8


Fans have been creating art and sharing their memories of one of Nintendo’s greatest assets since Satoru Iwata passed away yesterday. While we’ve seen the flags at Nintendo headquarters lowered half-staff in honor of him, other fans have taken a different approach to honoring Mr. Iwata. You can use the camera on your GamePad to scan the QR code above in order to race as Satoru Iwata’s Mii in Mario Kart 8.

The #RaceForIwata hashtag is going strong on Twitter, with many fans sharing their favorite screenshots and videos of their races featuring Mr. Iwata.

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