MOTHER 3 8th Most Tear-jerking Game
An old Japanese Game Boy game called “For the Frog the Bell Tolls” was recently fan-translated into English, which is cool, since I’ve seen people pick up and drop the project like crazy over the years. But at last it’s done, and you can check it out here.
Why talk about this here, you ask? Well, apparently there’s a character you can talk to in the game that’s a cameo or a reference to Shigesato Itoi:
The treasure trove thing is also a reference to Itoi’s gold mining escapades.
Thanks to Artemis for the tip, and to everyone who helped translate the game!
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