How Nintendo Recently Changed Zelda 1 Even More
Nintendo has been quietly altering The Legend of Zelda for 30 years. Here's a look at the latest changes.
How Satan’s Name Changed a Bit in the Japanese Version of Ghosts ‘N Goblins
The iconic final boss of Ghosts 'n Goblins wasn't always known as "Satan". What was his original name? (Updated)
How Zelda’s “Like Likes” Were Named After a Japanese Proverb
These foes have an unusual name with an unusual origin, but some games give inconsistent reasons for the name.
Is Breath of Fire II’s Mt. Fubi a Reference to Mt. Fuji?
An early destination in Breath of Fire II has a name similar to Mt. Fuji. Is it an intentional reference?
Is Harvest Moon Supposed to Have Lightening or Lightning?
Poor translations can become even more baffling when typos enter the picture.
Is Syfa from Castlevania III Male or Female?
The English release of this Castlevania game left some details unclear. What about the Japanese version?
Is This Character in Pokémon X/Y Transgender?
Pokémon localizations are filled with interesting changes concerning gender roles and cultural values.
Is This Pokémon Couple as Suggestive in Japanese?
This lovey-dovey couple has an "interesting" Pokémon combination. Was it the same way in Japanese?
Link’s Gender Pronouns in Early Zelda Games
Which Japanese pronouns are used to refer to Link in early Zelda games? Let's take a look.
People Used to Marry Pokémon All the Time
Get that honeymoon trip booked - it's time to get hitched to some Japanese critters!