First Trails in the Sky Second Chapter Localization Blog Posted

Sunday, March 1st, 2015

Share this page

We are proudly a Play-Asia Partner

SUPPORT OPRAINFALL BY TURNING OFF ADBLOCK

Ads support the website by covering server and domain costs. We're just a group of gamers here, like you, doing what we love to do: playing video games and bringing y'all niche goodness. So, if you like what we do and want to help us out, make an exception by turning off AdBlock for our website. In return, we promise to keep intrusive ads, such as pop-ups, off oprainfall. Thanks, everyone!

By


Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky |oprainfall

XSEED Games has recently posted the first entry in the localization blog for The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky Second Chapter. If you’ve ever been interested in seeing the sheer amount of time it takes to localize and translate a game from one language to another, then you might want to take a look at this.

Here’s just a few quick facts from the entry to pique your interest:

  • The original editor for the first Trails in the Sky was the lead this time as well
  • The main scenario text wasn’t translated at the same time as the system text
  • The main scenario took from November 2013 until mid-2014
  • The system text was done afterwards and took seven months
  • Second Chapter’s scenario is roughly twice the size of the original
  • The localization team had hoped to have the game done by December 2014

You can check out the blog entry here. The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky Second Chapter is currently planned for a release later this year.

About Benny Carrillo

A gamer since the days of the NES, this professional otaku adores Mega Man, Super Robot Wars, Yuri, Visual Novels, the Slice of Life anime genre, and of course Hyperdimension Neptunia. His mission on oprainfall is to help deliver the news straight to you.




  • Keichi Morisato

    i can’t wait for this game.