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Japan's unlucky number is 4

#1jaymart_2kPosted 2/16/2013 10:54:04 AM
Just saying maybe Sony should not name it Playstation 4 in Japan.

Alot of people their maybe not want something that has the number 4 in it.
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#2AjescentPosted 2/16/2013 10:54:57 AM
This topic needed to be made.
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#3Dark_Soldier42Posted 2/16/2013 10:55:03 AM
And in other news, the sky is blue.
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#4Revival125Posted 2/16/2013 10:57:13 AM
Playstation Rakki

*That means lucky*
#5nouseravailablePosted 2/16/2013 10:58:54 AM
Revival125 posted...
Playstation Rakki

*That means lucky*

Really? that kinda sounds like how a japanese would say the word "lucky" tbh....
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#6Tepig_BaconPosted 2/16/2013 10:59:44 AM
Actually, he's right. It's like 13, only more widespread. They might just name it Orbis.
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#7qwertyMrJINXPosted 2/16/2013 11:00:45 AM
Yeah, that's why Japanese companies never numbered their games "4", like Metal Gear Solid 4, Final Fantasy IV, Ryu Ga Gotoku 4. That'd just be insane.
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#8OtakuGameraPosted 2/16/2013 11:01:37 AM
it's not as bad in japan since they change the 4 = shii, to 4 = yon, it's more a problem for asia and china
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#9aDirtyShisnoPosted 2/16/2013 11:12:55 AM
Honestly, I wouldn't mind buying something called the "PlayStation Death".

Maybe add the word "Machine" to it and then you would get the "PlayStation Death Machine".

Or am I alone in this?
#10XplodnPnguins92Posted 2/16/2013 11:13:29 AM
they never referred the ps2 as playstation ni or the ps3 as playstation san. they're not going to call the ps4, playstation shi. they go with the english pronounciation.