Ever played Super Mario Bros.? You know how it’s pretty much the game that rejuvenated the gaming industry in the ’80s and spawned tons of sequels AND catapulted our friendly plumber to the status of superstar? Well, that game was made by someone, and that someone is Shigeru Miyamoto.

So to the point: Miyamoto has worked for Nintendo for over three decades and has produced or had his hands in some of the most iconic games since gaming became a thing. The New Yorker of all places has an upcoming article all about the life and times of our favorite game creator. Do yourself a favor and READ IT.