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Watch Shigeru Miyamoto Play The Super Mario Bros. Theme With The Roots

by Brian Shea on Dec 08, 2016 at 04:31 AM

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President of Nintendo of America Reggie Fils-Aimé appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to show off Super Mario Run on iPhone, as well as give Fallon a sneak peak at the upcoming Nintendo Switch. During the presentation, Fils-Aimé revealed that legendary designer Shigeru Miyamoto was in the audience watching him play. Later, Miyamoto picked up a guitar and joined Fallon's house band, The Roots, to perform a cover of Koji Kondo's famous theme for Super Mario Bros.

You can watch the full performance below.

For more with Miyamoto, check out our video interview with him from this past E3.