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Mari Shirakawa is a coordinator at Nintendo. Many of the games she has coordinated are handheld titles. She has also contributed to the design of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes and Breath of the Wild, New Super Mario Bros. 2 and Kirby: Mass Attack. Shirakawa is credited under special thanks in the Japanese version of Metroid Prime.