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Kazuhisa Hashimoto dead at 79



You may not know his name, but you certainly know his code, created when he was adapting Gradius for the NES in 85 and placed in hundreds of games afterward  -

↑ ↑ ↓ ↓ ← → ← → B A

Yes, that's the Konami Code, and its creator is dead.
Konami tweeted out "Rest In Peace".

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