DS #3760: English Buddy (Europe)

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by Rayder, May 14, 2009.

  1. Rayder
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    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

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    ^^ndsrelease-4916^^
     
  2. 1NOOB

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    why does it say "buddy anglais" , buddy isnt a french word ....
     
  3. DS1

    DS1 伝説の雀士

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    Yes!
    I demand a response from someone from France, I also thought they were pretty tight about allowing foreign words into their language.
     
  4. Sashinco

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    Well, sorry guys, even as a french, I can't help more, and I don't understand why they left "buddy", cause it's not in the french dictionnary for sure....
    That's just stupid...
     
  5. 1NOOB

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    i do speak french . im from quebec , thats why i said taht lol
     
  6. bollocks

    bollocks GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    surely they used it because it's an english word, and learning english is sort of the point of this game?
     
  7. crook

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    It's not a german word either and it's called the same in Germany, so what is it with you french fries?
     
  8. gbaelink

    gbaelink GBAtemp Regular

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    I think I should learn France first before try this game~ [​IMG]
     
  9. Smartpal

    Smartpal The Guitar Guy

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    Learn French not France.
     
  10. RupeeClock

    RupeeClock Colors 3D Snivy!

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    It's not for the French, it's for our french speaking Canadian buddies! [​IMG]

    Or maybe the guy on the cover is just called Buddy.
     
  11. gacktgacktgackt

    gacktgacktgackt GBAtemp Regular

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    Is it just me or is this shit-educational-games month?

    also

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  12. DxEggman

    DxEggman GBAtemp Fan

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    Every month barring last March has been shit games month for the DS. And worse, they'd rather invest in new ways of stopping people pirating shit games instead of going back to making anything decent. It's sad that the GBA releases overall are better quality than the ~4000 DS games full of

    Ahh, I'm ranting.

    .......
     
  13. Ruri

    Ruri GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Hey, now. There's supposed to be some good DS games coming out around now:

    Jagged Alliance
    Puzzle Kingdoms
    Steal Princess
    Anno 1404

    Also, Super Robot Taisen OG Saga: Endless Frontier and The Dark Spire were pretty good.
     
  14. Just Joe

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    Well while "Buddy" may not be in the French or German dictionaries, it might be in the "Marketing for Dummies" guide.

    Larousse are probably using "Buddy" as a marketing brand for their software, in the same way "Ubisoft" rapes the word "Imagine..." although I'm sure Larousse isn't going to sexually assault "Buddy". They are going to get to know "Buddy", candle light dinner, walks by the beach, some poetry may even be written.
     
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