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* The UK Zany Zappers/Wrist Racers Ad Used A Completely Different Jingle On The Sany Zappers Part, And A Higher Pitched Version Of The Wrist Racers Jingle. [[https://youtu.be/-YYhemJRxOw See It Here]]


When a dubbing company wants to market a television show, film, or video game from another country, they'll do the usual stuff like translation and localization. But they've got one problem with it: the theme song. Sometimes when translating a media product, the localization company may change the opening and/or ending theme song for their home country. So what do they do about this? Instead of [[TranslatedCoverVersion dubbing the original song]], they'll replace it with a completely different theme song, of course!

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When a dubbing company wants to market a television show, film, or video game from another country, they'll do the usual stuff like translation and localization. But they've got one problem with it: the theme song. Sometimes when translating a media product, the localization company localizers may change opt out of using the original opening and/or ending theme song for their home country. So what do they do about this? Instead of [[TranslatedCoverVersion dubbing the original song]], they'll replace it with a completely different theme song, of course!


** Also [[https://youtu.be/toZyIL3KrC0 Spanish As Usual]] (At 7:55)

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** Also [[https://youtu.be/toZyIL3KrC0 be/omGsCvCRx34 Spanish As Usual]] (At 7:55)Usual]]

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* The Hindi dub of ''Animation/PleasantGoatAndBigBigWolf'', [[CompletelyDifferentTitle called]] ''Kya Bakra Hai!'' ("What a Goat!"), features an entirely different theme song with a more Indian feel to it.
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* The UK version of the original "Don't Wake Daddy" advert has a [[https://youtu.be/oBjJ--BmP-s totally different theme (at 2:23)]]

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* The UK version of the original "Don't Wake Daddy" advert has a [[https://youtu.be/oBjJ--BmP-s be/QPfKJ8Rv0hw totally different theme (at 2:23)]]theme]]


* The UK And European versions of the Mouse Trap 1994 commercial uses a [[https://youtu.be/a546Q4oMTzg completely different jingle (at 1:11)]] Compare the [[https://youtu.be/RhQlfs81VlYA USA and Canadian versions]].

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* The UK And European versions of the Mouse Trap 1994 commercial uses a [[https://youtu.be/a546Q4oMTzg be/rrTVW8Bl5d8 completely different jingle (at 1:11)]] jingle]] Compare the [[https://youtu.be/RhQlfs81VlYA USA and Canadian versions]].


** Same with [[https://youtu.be/a546Q4oMTzg Sonny the Seal (At 1:32)]].

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* The UK And European Versions Of The Sonny The Seal Commercial Use [[https://youtu.be/rXnCvM_6QEI A Quite Different Theme]] [[https://youtu.be/wNGygaE1p-8 And Spain Changes It Again]]
* Chicken Croquette In Spain, Used [[https://youtu.be/qU9-Up766VA A Very Different Theme]]
* Same With [[https://youtu.be/BmDBNCufT5I Lucky Ducks]]


* The UK version of the original Don't Wake Daddy advert has a [[https://youtu.be/oBjJ--BmP-s totally different theme (at 2:23)]]
* The French Dub Of The Old Efeun Ad Used A [[https://youtu.be/JCkmqTFr1jg Totally Different Theme]]
* Famous Toy Store Toys R Us Are Known For Their Long Running American Jingle [[https://youtu.be/x_7m5KNSeNk "I Don't Wanna Grow Up (I'm A Toys R Us Kid)"]], In The UK They Used This For Brief Times, But In 1989 The UK Branch Introduced A Conpletely Different Theme Song [[https://youtu.be/br377Gi7rDA "Magical Place"]]
* The Spanish Dub Of The Loopin Louie Ad Used A [[https://youtu.be/CqhNXuXmG9k Completely Different Theme]]

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* The UK version of the original Don't "Don't Wake Daddy Daddy" advert has a [[https://youtu.be/oBjJ--BmP-s totally different theme (at 2:23)]]
* The French Dub Of The Old dub of the old Efeun Ad Used A ad used a [[https://youtu.be/JCkmqTFr1jg Totally Different Theme]]
totally different theme]]
* Famous Toy Store Toys R 'R' Us Are Known For Their Long Running is known for their long-running American Jingle jingle [[https://youtu.be/x_7m5KNSeNk "I Don't Wanna Grow Up (I'm A Toys R 'R' Us Kid)"]], In The UK They Used This For Brief Times, But In the UK, they used this for a brief time, but in 1989 The the UK Branch Introduced A Conpletely Different Theme Song branch introduced a completely different theme song, [[https://youtu.be/br377Gi7rDA "Magical Place"]]
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* The Spanish Dub Of The of the Loopin Louie Ad Used A ad used a [[https://youtu.be/CqhNXuXmG9k Completely Different Theme]]completely different theme]].



* The Spanish Dub Of The Go Go Worms Game Commercial Used A Theme That [[https://youtu.be/ClTuhGrGl5g Sounds Nothing Like]] [[https://youtu.be/OzFbZ1Q3H8c The English Theme]]
* The [[https://youtu.be/7JTeG9EbeBU Spanish]] And [[https://youtu.be/NbqRL-mp4c8 Greek]] Dubs Of The Electronic Talking Battleship Commercial Dub Use The Theme From The [[https://youtu.be/g65zuCDUeT0 Famous]] [[https://youtu.be/xQ8FKUvV1WY Sinkings]] [[https://youtu.be/1w5PB9G-wDY Commercials.]] The Greek Dub Also Has The Formating From It And Uses Footage From It.
* The Latin Spanish Dub Of The 1988 Bed Bugs Commercial [[https://youtu.be/_mIxb3vPRSg Has A Remix Of The 1985 Commercial Theme]]

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* The Spanish Dub Of The dub of the Go Go Worms Game Commercial Used A Theme That game commercial used a theme that [[https://youtu.be/ClTuhGrGl5g Sounds Nothing Like]] sounds nothing like]] [[https://youtu.be/OzFbZ1Q3H8c The the English Theme]]
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* The [[https://youtu.be/7JTeG9EbeBU Spanish]] And and [[https://youtu.be/NbqRL-mp4c8 Greek]] Dubs Of The dubs of the Electronic Talking Battleship Commercial Dub Use The Theme From The commercial use the theme from the [[https://youtu.be/g65zuCDUeT0 Famous]] [[https://youtu.be/xQ8FKUvV1WY Sinkings]] [[https://youtu.be/1w5PB9G-wDY Commercials.]] Commercials]]. The Greek Dub Also Has The Formating From It And Uses Footage From It.
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* The Latin Spanish Dub Of The 1988 Bed Bugs Commercial [[https://youtu.be/_mIxb3vPRSg Has A Remix Of The 1985 Commercial Theme]]Theme]].
* The Hungarian dub of several Baby Born ads used an instrumental version of "This Old Man" (AKA ''Series/BarneyAndFriends''[='s=] "I Love You" song) as the theme, [[https://youtu.be/e0PQQ0TkcV4 as seen here]].



* The Hungarian Dub Of Several Baby Born Ad's Used An Instrumental Version Of This Old Man (AKA Barney's I Love You Song) As The Theme, [[https://youtu.be/e0PQQ0TkcV4 Example]]

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* The Hungarian Dub Of Several Baby Born Ad's Used An Instrumental Version Of This Old Man (AKA Barney's I Love You Song) As The Theme, [[https://youtu.be/e0PQQ0TkcV4 Example]]

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* The Hungarian Dub Of Several Baby Born Ad's Used An Instrumental Version Of This Old Man (AKA Barney's I Love You Song) As The Theme, [[https://youtu.be/e0PQQ0TkcV4 Example]]


** Also [[https://youtu.be/toZyIL3KrC0 Spanish As Usual]] (At 7:55)



* The French Dub Of The 1989 Operation Game Commercial Has A [[http://www.ina.fr/video/PUB3774423093/mb-docteur-maboul-jeu-de-societe-video.html Completely Different Theme]]
** Also [[https://youtu.be/toZyIL3KrC0 Spanish As Usual]] (At 7:55)

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* The Spanish Dub Of The Loopin Louie Ad Used A [[https://youtu.be/CqhNXuXmG9k Completely Different Theme]]
** Also [[https://youtu.be/Ru5BXMFT20w Greek]] (At 1:09)
* The Spanish Dub Of The Go Go Worms Game Commercial Used A Theme That [[https://youtu.be/ClTuhGrGl5g Sounds Nothing Like]] [[https://youtu.be/OzFbZ1Q3H8c The English Theme]]
* The [[https://youtu.be/7JTeG9EbeBU Spanish]] And [[https://youtu.be/NbqRL-mp4c8 Greek]] Dubs Of The Electronic Talking Battleship Commercial Dub Use The Theme From The [[https://youtu.be/g65zuCDUeT0 Famous]] [[https://youtu.be/xQ8FKUvV1WY Sinkings]] [[https://youtu.be/1w5PB9G-wDY Commercials.]] The Greek Dub Also Has The Formating From It And Uses Footage From It.
* The Latin Spanish Dub Of The 1988 Bed Bugs Commercial [[https://youtu.be/_mIxb3vPRSg Has A Remix Of The 1985 Commercial Theme]]
* The French Dub Of The 1989 Operation Game Commercial Has A [[http://www.ina.fr/video/PUB3774423093/mb-docteur-maboul-jeu-de-societe-video.html Completely Different Theme]]
** Also [[https://youtu.be/toZyIL3KrC0 Spanish As Usual]] (At 7:55)


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* Famous Toy Store Toys R Us Are Known For Their Long Running American Jingle [[https://youtu.be/x_7m5KNSeNk "I Don't Wanna Grow Up (I'm A Toys R Us Kid)", In The UK They Used This For Brief Times, But In 1989 The UK Branch Introduced A Conpletely Different Theme Song [[https://youtu.be/br377Gi7rDA "Magical Place"]]

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* Famous Toy Store Toys R Us Are Known For Their Long Running American Jingle [[https://youtu.be/x_7m5KNSeNk "I Don't Wanna Grow Up (I'm A Toys R Us Kid)", Kid)"]], In The UK They Used This For Brief Times, But In 1989 The UK Branch Introduced A Conpletely Different Theme Song [[https://youtu.be/br377Gi7rDA "Magical Place"]]

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