According to ex-Blizzard Producer Mark Kern, localizers will frequently make changes in translations that disrespect the original work.
Bad news for those looking for an unchanged Catherine: Full Body ending, Erica voice actress suggests Atlus localization may be making bigger changes.
In this week's episode of the ShockCast, we talk about all things dealing with localization and console exclusives: what are the implications of localizing a game to a different region and different culture? What about the benefits
Yesterday, we reported in an upcoming change to Fire Emblem: Fates in localization. Apparently, a controversial scene that some interpreted as a character was drugged in some sort of gay conversion therapy to be a romantic interest
There is only one other piece of news that has been posted about Phantom Breaker on this site and that news is from November of 2010. That is how low key the 5pb developed fighter has been
If you don't speak Japanese and are positively dying over the idea of Final Fantasy Type-0 not getting dubbed, don't give up hope just yet.
A few months ago Sega West Associate Brand Manager Aaron Webber reportedly said that the publisher wasn't planning any more PSP releases in the west. This marked the start of a sad period for the fans of
There are a lot of people in the world who are smarter than I am. One of those people was smart enough to dig into the file structure of the Japanese Tales of Xillia game disc and
Nintendo was fairly clear when they said that they had no plans of releasing Mistwalker's latest RPG epic The Last Story in the United States. However, it has recently been uncovered that Nintendo of America did in
Aksys Games has announced a good deal of information regarding Record of Agarest War Zero. The localization will be released on June 11th and as games are seemingly required to do these days will have a special
A couple weeks ago NIS America had a press event in San Francisco where they unveiled their upcoming localization plans for various titles, including the PS3 exclusives Atelier Rorona: Alchemist of Arland and Ar Tonelico Qoga (Ar