So Japan gets this game months before we do....

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4 years ago#1
Wtf?!?! Bought a Wii U mainly for this and Pikmin 3, yet we have to wait EXTRA LONG? The 3ds ver has been out in Japan for almost a year, so it cant be translation...
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4 years ago#2
Its because the Japanese are awesome , I would know because Im Japanese.
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4 years ago#3
There's more to it than just translation. You gotta westernize (localize) a lot of the text too, for your audience base. Also changes between NTSC-J and NTSC-U, ASCII and Unicode... etc etc.

AFAIK, the Wii U is a region locked system so, there's some steps in between to make the software compatible with the different operating systems.
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4 years ago#4
So you're mad about just learning old news that everyone else knew?
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4 years ago#5
I'm sure it's fully translated already, it's just they have to setup SERVERS in NA for multiplayer and that takes MONEY and TIME.
4 years ago#6
Its Monster Hunter... be glad its only a few months behind Japan. Personally, I'm waiting to pick up a Wii U until around the time this gets localized because I don't want to make the same temporary mistake I made with the Vita.
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4 years ago#8
In Japan, this is a system seller so it's ok to release it on day one.

In the west, it's better to wait until a userbase has build and to avoid Mario and Call of Duty.
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4 years ago#9
ReezyKun posted...
Its because the Japanese are awesome , I would know because Im Japanese.


You're japanese? God I am jealous.


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4 years ago#10
From: pingomalik | #009
ReezyKun posted...
Its because the Japanese are awesome , I would know because Im Japanese.


You're japanese? God I am jealous.


Hate myself for not being Japanese. (Not even joking)


lmfao
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