America has had plenty of experience in taking awesome Japanese anime and making terrible adaptations of them. But for every Dragonball: Evolution, Japan has also borrowed one of our properties, and desecrated it in much the same fashion. Here are eight American casualties in this cross-pop culture war.
The HD upgrade for Mirror of Fate — which originally came out for the 3DS — will be getting an upcoming Steam release later this month. The second game in Castlevania‘s Lords of Shadow offshoot precedes for the just released Lords of Shadow 2 2.
For some reason, the typed, un-illustrated manual, in Finnish, for Bram Stoker’s Dracula on the NES is a very desirable collector’s item. Finland’s equivalent of eBay currently has a listing for one, where it’s been bidded up to the equivalent of about $US1200.