Shigeru Miyamoto to keynote CEDEC 2008

Legendary designer to talk about the development of Wii Music; Capcomâ??s Keiji Inafune to also speak
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The keynotes for next month’s CEDEC Japanese development conference have been announced, including famed Ninteno designer and producer Shigeru Miyamoto.

Entitled ‘From where should we make games?’ Miyamoto‘s keynote will focus on the development of the recently-announced Wii Music, talking about ways of thinking about game production and universal design, and the little things that get fussed over in the day-to-day reality of making a product.

Capcom's Keiji Inafune, who created the Mega Man and Onimusha series, will also present a keynote at the event, although details of the talk have yet to be released.

CEDEC takes place between September 9th and 11th in Tokyo. For more information, check out the official website.



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