FE: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology 4Koma Page 54 Translation

The latest of my daily scan/clean/translation of the 4komas (four panel comics) featured in the Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology.

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Note:

The “Brand…ish” was an intense exercise in localization. If that comic feels a little forced, that is my fault. The original joke was based in Japanese. To understand it, the “daikon radish” is a Japanese radish (it appeared in Fates as ‘Daikon Radish,’ but not in this game, so I avoided using the word ‘daikon.’) The joke revolved around the fact Zeke could only remember that the person who would save Valentia had a “something kon.” In Japanese, the word they use for brand also contains “-kon.” He just couldn’t remember the first part of it. So Gray thinks on it and realizes he holds a daikon in his hands, and that he is the one. With this in mind, I had to think of a word that would lead from Brand to Radish. I decided the word “brandish” would be a nice way to get there, as Zeke’s memory being hazy could easily make him doubt whether it was brand, brandish (a word that heroes are often associated with too), and other words close to those. This leads to it perhaps being a rhyme or a word close to brandish, and so good old Gray gets to Radish! (It goes to show just how much thinking even a simple four panel comic can take…!) I’m sure there are better ways I could have gone about it, but I had to keep the deadline in mind too. Let me know if you all have more fun ways to go about it!

 

 

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FE: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology 4Koma Page 53 Translation

The latest of my daily scan/clean/translation of the 4komas (four panel comics) featured in the Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology.

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FE Heroes: “A Day in the Life of the Heroes” (Page 13) Translation

A translation of Page 11 of the official Fire Emblem Heroes comic. See all the chapters thus far on the compilation post here!

Enjoy!

Page 13 (2/13) “Let’s Organize Our Favorite Teams!”


 

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FE: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology 4Koma Page 52 Translation

The latest of my daily scan/clean/translation of the 4komas (four panel comics) featured in the Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology.

This is an individual post for Page 52.

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FE: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology 4Koma Page 51 Translation

The latest of my daily scan/clean/translation of the 4komas (four panel comics) featured in the Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology.

This is an individual post for Page 51.

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FE Heroes: “A Day in the Life of the Heroes” (Page 12) Translation

A translation of Page 11 of the official Fire Emblem Heroes comic. See all the chapters thus far on the compilation post here!

Enjoy!

Page 12 (2/06) “Goals”

Notes:

  • The SFX I put in there are meant to sound like the little tune you hear when summoning. Try it! The original Japanese (tererete) is how it’s usually written, but a foreign audience would likely read “te” and “re” as “tee” and “ree” instead of “tay” and “ray.”
  • The final line is slightly changed here. Considering the location in the panel (and Sharena’s determined expression), the original may have been Sharena’s own thoughts on the matter, saying something akin to, “Well, there’s no need to change these thousand friends I have.” But the positioning also made it possible for Anna there to deliver the final punchline with an oblivious Sharena standing among her fellow Wrys. I opted for the ladder here, but will explain why it may differ between translations. : )

 

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FE: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology 4Koma Page 50 Translation

The latest of my daily scan/clean/translation of the 4komas (four panel comics) featured in the Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Comic Anthology.

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