- Dec 12, 2018
The greatest disservice the FF8 translation did to Squall was cutting down his many and diverse ways of telling others to piss off into just a single word. Sure, it’s a memorable character trait as a result, but it also cheapens just how many ways Squall has given thought to telling others to go stuff themselves.
Legends of Localization: Squall’s “Whatever” Line in Japanese Final Fantasy VIII
The English version of Final Fantasy VIII is filled with the phrase "whatever". What was the Japanese version like?