Category Archives: Japanese Language

Stuff related to the Japanese language

Interesting Japanese translations

Every once in a while when I am translating I run into weird/interesting things so I thought I would share a few.
For example I recently had to translate some magazine articles for an alcoholic beverage company (which wasn’t even a Japanese company, the articles were in Japanese magazines and being translated from Japanese to […]

RSS Feeds

Do I have any actual human beings out there using the RSS feeds on this site??
I’m curious because I have been getting a lot of spam blogs and such using my RSS feeds to post my content on their site with their ads and no link back to me and if I don’t have […]

Game Translation

Haven’t been posting much lately, really busy with work. Been getting a lot more work from gaming companies (some big titles too) which made me think I would post a bit about being a translator, and more specifically about video game-related translation.
To start with, for those who don’t know, I’m a freelance translator living […]

So, you want to learn Japanese…

Well it’s not going to magically happen by reading manga and playing Japanese video games…
Just a quick note because I’ve had people react unbelievably negatively to similar comments/posts I have made elsewhere in the past.
I know that there are a lot of people out there, in a lot of different situations, and there are different […]

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