Tag: Translation

Haikyuu

Haikyuu!! Q&A Panel with Director Susumu Mitsunaka and Producer Wakana Okamura

The following article is a transcript of a Q&A panel with Wakana Okamura, producer at TOHO animation (Haikyuu!!, My Hero Academia, Psycho-Pass, Blood Battlefront Blockade), and Susumu Mitsunaka (director of Haikyuu!!...

/ August 9, 2017

How Should Honorifics Be Handled in Translations?

If there is one piece of the Japanese language most fans have picked up from anime, it’s the honorifics system. Despite this, or perhaps because of this, there is constant...

/ May 17, 2017

Never Trust An Anime Translation From 4chan (Update)

It seems like every year, the same issues arise in the anime (and manga) fandom. With more fake news, trolling, and mistranslation, you’d think people would fact check the anime translation...

/ April 25, 2017

Why is Hong Kong Mad at Pikachu?

比卡超 or 皮卡丘? Pikachu or Pika-blu? (if you can’t see the above text, that’s okay) The question of how Pikachu should be translated, is one that Nintendo of Hong Kong has to answer,...

/ June 2, 2016