Reassigned To Antarctica Real Life Discussion

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billybobfred
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03:45:41 PM Mar 15th 2017
pulled:

  • Although he headed the development for the hugely successful Game Boy, Gunpei Yokoi was given a "window job" after its disastrous follow-up, the Virtual Boy. Without any direct influence in the company, he left to develop the Wonderswan with Bandai.
    • Actually, he had already planned on leaving after the Virtual Boy was released, and only stuck around because of it's failure, as he did not want people to think that Nintendo had fired him because of the Virtual Boy's failure.

because the second bullet means it's not an example at all
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