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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 #11, Twinkle Star Sprites!
This Neo Geo classic is a great example of a lesser known, "slow burn" bad translation in action.
Games with Famous Bad Translations INTO Japanese
English-speaking gamers have "All Your Base", but what do Japanese gamers have?
Common Problems When Translating Games into Japanese
Terrible things can happen when you try to translate your game into Japanese - here's how to avoid disaster.
Popular, Infamous, and Surprising Game Localizations into Japanese
Japanese gamers play a lot of Western-made games, so which ones have the best localizations?See more articles, reviews, and updates
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Book 2: EarthBound (Free Preview PDF)
"This may be one of the most important books about the gaming industry ever written."
This be book bad translation, video games!
Explore the history of bad video game translation from the 1970s until today + all the types of bad translation & their causes!