The Japanese game Zero Wing was translated into English and released in Europe in 1992. The poor quality of the translation eventually elevated the game into a global sensation. Today, Zero Wing and its iconic purple cyborg have become the face of bad translation worldwide.
You can see the infamous game introduction in the screenshots below. For a side-by-side comparison with the original Japanese game, see this article. The Japanese game also featured 32 bizarre secret endings not found in the English release – read all about them here.