Outgoing Nintendo of America government Reggie Fils-Aime launches a private Twitter account Monday.
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As Reggie Fils-Aime says goodbye to Nintendo of America on Monday, he is provided up a brand new manner for followers to be in contact: through his new private Twitter account.
Thefirst tweet from the account incorporates a image of the Reggie doll from Nintendo’s E3 2014 presentation, in response to GameSpot. The doll is carrying an indication with Fils-Aime’s Twitter deal with on it.
“Hello Twitter group,” reads the tweet, which had practically 100,000 likes within the first 5 hours. On the time of publication, Fils-Aime’s account had virtually 200,000 followers.
Fils-Aime additionally shared a picture of him sitting at a desk, which reads: “Thanks all for the nice and cozy welcome to Twitter. I’m packing up my workplace … a number of reminiscences right here.”
His third tweet options a picture of his badge from 2004’s E3, with textual content studying: “The legend began right here.”
Fils-Aime started working at Nintendo of America in 2003 as government vice chairman of gross sales and advertising, earlier than turning into president and COO in 2006. The corporate introduced his retirement in February. Doug Bowser, previously Nintendo of America’s senior vice chairman of gross sales and advertising, will turn out to be the corporate’s new president.
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