why is Wesker addressed by his last name?

#1Billgo_UmeharaPosted 10/8/2012 12:20:44 AM
why doesn't Capcom refer to him was Albert instead?
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#2Mister_ZurkonPosted 10/8/2012 12:22:20 AM
Because Albert isn't a totally radical extreme cool guy name!
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#3albelnox112Posted 10/8/2012 12:22:50 AM
Wesker is cooler :D

talk to ur friends as first name and enemies as surname ?
#4antking61Posted 10/8/2012 12:26:36 AM(edited)
1. Calling some1 by their 1st name in Japan is seen as close friendships. Acquaintances/Non-close friends/Enemies always use the Family name.
2. Military uses Family names all the time no matter where they are.
3. Wesker is a badass name. Albert's just lame.

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#5Billgo_Umehara(Topic Creator)Posted 10/8/2012 12:24:42 AM
I prefer Kennedy and Valentine
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#6BadmashPosted 10/8/2012 12:30:33 AM
Why don't you address yourself as only your last name, Butthurt?
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#7kangaroozPosted 10/8/2012 12:52:23 AM
Why isn't Simmons called Derek?
Why isn't Saddler called Ozmond?
Why isn't Salazar called Ramon?
Because they're villains. and no not ALL villains HAVE to go by their last name. Not everything follows a universal rule. Its just more villainy.
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#8BillysanPosted 10/8/2012 12:54:17 AM
Because no one wants to be called Albert.
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#9Icefang526Posted 10/8/2012 1:08:19 AM
Referring to someone by first name conveys a sense of closeness. NOT the effect you want when the one you're referring to is a bad guy. Just imagine Chris calling Wesker "Albert"....it just doesn't sound right.

The only character I remember calling him Albert is Excella, and she was obviously under the misconception that they were lovers or something.
#10P00hadPosted 10/8/2012 1:10:08 AM
Only Spiderman calls him Albert lol
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