With all the hype for the launch of Nintendo Switch, we couldn’t help think about a company that has captured, and been an integral of many childhoods, with characters that have become your friends, without even knowing them or them having any particular conversation. These are the face of your video gaming childhood, and for some of us, even our video gaming adulthood.

And so we bring one of the greatest tracks from a Nintendo game, and a very interesting article by the telegraph, and the photo above, about the Rainbow Road of the Super Mario games appearing above the Nintendo HQ after the death of the CEO Satoru Iwata. You can read more about it here.