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2 years ago#11
Tepig_Bacon posted...
Actually, he's right. It's like 13, only more widespread. They might just name it Orbis.


13 is a number considered lucky or bad depending on the culture. It can ironically explain FFXIII both ways in terms of how it was received.
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2 years ago#12
nouseravailable posted...
Revival125 posted...
Playstation Rakki


*That means lucky*

Really? that kinda sounds like how a japanese would say the word "lucky" tbh....


Yes. Like "Pro Wrestle" is Puroresu.
2 years ago#13
qwertyMrJINX posted...
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.


And look how those titles turned out to be.
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2 years ago#14
ukokira1 posted...
qwertyMrJINX posted...
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.


And look how those titles turned out to be.


Extremely popular.
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2 years ago#15
qwertyMrJINX posted...
ukokira1 posted...
qwertyMrJINX posted...
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.


And look how those titles turned out to be.


Extremely popular.


BOOYAAA BUTTSLAMMD
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2 years ago#16
http://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2013/02/11/will-the-playstaion-4-be-called-ps4-in-japan-psls-investigates/
2 years ago#17
From: nouseravailable | Posted: 2/16/2013 6:58:54 PM | #005
Revival125 posted...
Playstation Rakki


*That means lucky*

Really? that kinda sounds like how a japanese would say the word "lucky" tbh....

There's a reason for that.
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2 years ago#18
They should call it PS4 and destroy traditional superstition.

Voldemort!
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2 years ago#19
TC is iNikeOne's alt.
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2 years ago#20
From: aDirtyShisno | #009
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?


They should lean into it. Intimidate the competition.
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