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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by Key-Glyph Thu May 17, 2018 11:40 pm

There's a really cool interview I've seen with Yoko Shimomura, composer for Street Fighter II, in which she talks about being in another country and hearing kids playing Street Fighter II repeat some of the Japanese dialog. She was really moved by this.

It might be here, in the Diggin' In the Carts episode on SFII. But I may have read it somewhere. Regardless, this series -- all of it -- is worth watching.
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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by Jagosaurus Tue May 22, 2018 11:52 pm

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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by Anapan Thu May 24, 2018 2:16 am

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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by pook99 Sat May 26, 2018 10:02 pm

sevin0seven wrote:
BoneSnapDeez wrote:But... but... she is Chinese!

..she also says "spinning bird kick" in English.

Another example: Ken is american, but speaks Japanese when he says "Hadoken" and "Shoryuken"...hmmm

Ken makes sense, he was trained in Japanese martial arts so it is likely that he was taught those moves in Japanese which is why he says that. Its the same reason that when I do judo I count in Japanese and say things like Osoto Gari as opposed to Major outer leg sweep.

What always baffled me was what Axel in streets of rage 2 says when he does is flaming uppercut?? Grasshopper?? Grandpappa? Anyone have any ideas? In streets of rage 3 he appears to be saying burn knuckle or bare knuckle(which would make sense give the game is called bare knuckle in japan), even though it is clearer it does not sound nearly as cool.
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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by marurun Sat May 26, 2018 10:07 pm

Grand Upper - which only makes sense in a weird way.
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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by noiseredux Sat May 26, 2018 10:25 pm

Nobody can tell me what Tiny Cuts is? I keep clicking this thread haha.
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Re: Somebody needs to tell me right now.

by Nemoide Sun May 27, 2018 12:00 am

I'm too lazy to hook up my DC and actually witness the line, but I found a clip on YouTube where Kasumi is about to fight the Tengu and she says:
"Kono tatakae ni wa zettai ni katsu" which I'm pretty sure literally means "this fight is one I will absolutely win".

It sounds like that must be the "tiny cuts" bit!
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