Former Nintendo US President Reginald Fiss Aime has revealed that Kanye West once approached a video game company and plans to cooperate in the game. Speak on a charity podcast, Talking games with Reggie & Harold, Fils-Aimé, by rapper and Yeezy designer at Game Convention E3, Mario designer Shigeru Miyamoto.
“Some of them were talking about what he was doing. He was trying out video game content. He wanted to react to it. He came out and said,” With Nintendo. I want to work. “
Nintendo’s collaboration may not have been Kanye West’s first entry into the world of video games. In 2016 he released a trailer for Only, A video game in which the player guides his mother, Donda West, through the posthumous world. Unfortunately, this project, along with developer Encyclopedia Pictura, seemed to be declining. Insist That they broke up with West.
The encounter at E3 clearly led to a formal meeting between West and Nintendo. However, the company declined the offer to collaborate, claiming that there were too many other commitments.
Fils-Aimé explains that it was his responsibility to bring the news to Kanye and Kim Kardashian as well. “Various projects were underway at Nintendo, but there was no possibility of doing anything at Kanye,” he says. “So I had to find a way to politely decline this opportunity to work with him.”
“I told him,” Kanye, you don’t want to work with us because we’re tough, we’re hard. All we do is ask for the best content. We Is not the type of partner you want to work with, “Fils-Aimé continues. “And he looks at me and says,’Reggie, you’re the type of partner I want for that very reason!’ It’s like” oh my god. ” “
Of course, Kanye West has taken a slightly different route since being turned down by Nintendo, but has been busy (religious opera,). Jesus is the king, And the unlucky presidential election).For Christmas, his Sunday Service Choir also dropped a new surprise EP for the title Emanuel.. Please listen to the following.