Post 96487

Aksys Blog – An Introduction To Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors

By Ben . November 4, 2010 . 4:31pm

One of the particular challenges of this game was the jokes. There are jokes in other games but 999 had a lot of them, and they almost all revolved around Japanese puns or wordplay, which meant that they were absolute nonsense in English.

Post 94338

Aksys Blog – The “Interpretation, Not Translation” School Of Thought

By Mike . October 19, 2010 . 1:02pm

Once I get all of the raw translations, it’s my responsibility to make it read somewhat naturally as well as bring out the intent of any given dialog as opposed to just the meaning of the words.

Post 93750

Aksys Blog – Localization 101

By Mike . October 15, 2010 . 2:31pm

Greetings and salutations to my adoring public (all 17 of you!) and welcome to another longwinded and meandering journey through the damaged psyche of a localization lackey.

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Aksys Blog – Behind The Scenes Of Blazing Souls Accelate

By Mike . October 12, 2010 . 12:15pm

Greetings one and all and welcome to the first of…some…maybe…missives from the dank, dark depths of the localization gulag that spawned the might, the majesty, that is Blazing Souls Accelate.