“All your base are belong to us”
Translation can be tricky, and it is easy to make mistakes. Before the internet, and in the early age of video games, japanese developers were infamous for making grammatical errors. Here are 5 of the funniest video game “engrish” mistakes. Enjoy!
Tamagochi: This game took the world by storm in the 90s and “Remember to flash the toilet” is still a quote that will make you laugh
Pro Wrestling: “A winner is you” instead of “you are the winner”
Ninja Gaiden: “Thank God your safe” shows how one little ‘ can be important!
Metal Gear: “I feel asleep” instead of “I fell asleep” is one of my favourites
Zero Wing: “All your base are belong to us” is the most famous one and it has become an internet phenomenon