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Mother

Mother

Mother is a 1989 Japanese role-playing video game developed by Ape and published by Nintendo for the Famicom. The game is modeled on Dragon Quest series gameplay but is set in a late 20th century United States, unlike its fantasy genre contemporaries. Mother follows the young Ninten as he uses his great-grandfather's psychic powers to fight hostile, formerly inanimate objects and other enemies. The game uses random encounters to enter a menu-based, first-person perspective battle system. It is the first game in the Mother series. Writer and copywriter Shigesato Itoi pitched the game concept to Shigeru Miyamoto when visiting Nintendo for other business. Though Miyamoto denied the propos ... more on Wikipedia

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