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15th May, 2019 07:52:04 AM

Both should be mentioned

15th May, 2019 09:32:52 AM

Both should be mentioned, but official English names take precedence, based on what I've been told. What many pages do is mention the original Japanese names in parenthesis once, then use the official English names for the rest of the page.

Based on that rule though, the main Inazuma Eleven page should also use the official English names if available.

Edited by DeeeFoo
15th May, 2019 09:35:31 AM

The closest to we have to a hard and fast rule on this I can think of comes from How to Create a Works Page

What if it's a foreign work with a non-English title?

TV Tropes is an English-language wiki, so we prefer to use the English titles where applicable. So if the work has an official localized title, use the English title for the page and add the non-English title as a redirect. However, if the work doesn't have an officially-translated English title, you can use the non-English title for the main page and make the English translation into a redirect instead.

Otherwise, standard oft-stated preference is to use official English names where applicable.

Edited by sgamer82
15th May, 2019 12:31:55 PM

Reverted to English names. (Not sure if Elefen/Eleven was a dub change or a typo fix, so I left it alone; if it's a dub change, change that as well.)

15th May, 2019 12:37:42 PM

^^^ The Japanese names are usually only mentioned on the Character pages and even then they're the ones in parenthesis.

17th May, 2019 01:26:08 PM

This question is for another series but it's the same idea. Beyblade has the Japanese names taking precedence over the English names. For example, "Takao Kinomiya (Tyson Granger)". AFAIK, the English dub has always used the English names. It would be okay to change the page to be English name first, right?

17th May, 2019 01:55:30 PM

^ If that is what the most recent official English translation uses, then yes.


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