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The Legends of Localization series takes a detailed look at video game translation and how games change during the translation process. See here for more details.
This Be Bad Translation #19, Refreshing Sideways Puzzle Ghost Hammer!
Are you ready to drink the roast nail stains of a princess?
The Many Translations of the “Lost Woods”
Updated with even more examples of "Lost Woods" translations!
Mini Article: Seiken Densetsu 1 – Scrapped Ideas & Dev Comments
While researching Final Fantasy Adventure for my translation comparison, I found a lot of neat behind-the-scenes info!
The Duchess’ Riddle in the Japanese Version of Witcher 3
How do you translate an untranslatable riddle? By creating your own untranslatable riddle.See more articles, reviews, and updates
Legends of Localization IRL
press start to translate (Free Preview PDF)
This is what happens when you let a computer translate a game!
Book 1: The Legend of Zelda (Free Preview PDF)
"This book is beautifully nostalgic, thoroughly researched, and a lot of fun."