An old Nintendo character guide lets us know all sorts of things about Mario and his Mushroom Kingdom friends. Like the fact that Bowser invaded Princess Peach's sovereignty because he can't stand the thought of 'happy fungi'.
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Blake J. Harris' book Console Wars, out tomorrow, takes readers behind enemy lines to meet the men and women who created the exciting and exceptionally bitter rivalry between Sega and Nintendo. Below is an excerpt from the book, which details a pivotal meeting that took place in the fall of 1990 between Sega's board of directors (headed by Hayao Nakayama) and Sega of America's EVP Shinobu Toyoda and its new CEO Tom Kalinske. At the time, Nintendo controlled over 90 per cent of the video game market.