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Konami Localizing Scribblenauts For Japan


In Japan, Scribblenauts — the first game, not the sequel — will be titled something to the effect of Insight Puzzle: Maxwell’s Marvelous Notepad.


Konami are localizing the game, but have yet to release any screenshots or further information to the press.



Here’s the logo, for anyone who’s curious:

A Japanese Scribblenauts localization should be interesting just because the game is so reliant on the concept of turning text and terms into objects that we’re curious to see if the Japanese version is different in any way.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.