This game is called "Ashura" in Japan?

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7 years ago#1
How the **** do you translate "Rambo: First Blood Part II" to "Ashura"?
7 years ago#2
The original Master System game was given a Rambo makeover.

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Its not that i dont think it can work but the risk is too great the pain is too much ~ kyra
In Loving Memory
7 years ago#3
Given that most companies can't afford or don't want to get back the old licenses for the virtual console, i doubt this will be called Rambo if it ever does come out in the U.S.

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Its not that i dont think it can work but the risk is too great the pain is too much ~ kyra
In Loving Memory
7 years ago#4
Sega still owns the Rambo license. They have just announced a new Rambo Lightgun shooter.
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MadWorld
7 years ago#5
No, I don't mean legally or whatever, I mean how would you even think of the name "Ashura" when the game is "Rambo: First Blood Part II"?
7 years ago#6
It's most likely the other way around: Sega creates an action game for the japanese market named Ashura. When they released the game in the USA, they changed the name and some characters to improve sales.
Sega also turned their beat'em up Dynamite Deka into Die Hard Arcade for the american release.
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