Monthly Archives: June 2012

Retrospective: Hellsinker Translation Development

So I volunteered to work on a translation for Hellsinker, a game by Ruminant’s Whimper.

“It’s just a shmup, how difficult could hacking it be?”

Famous last words.

It finally got released, and you can get v1.1 over here. It fixes a few minor issues over the initial release. Check it out. Huge huge huge thanks to Nazerine and Halbarad for doing the translation and image editing respectively.

Warning: Spoilers and technical babble ahead! Do not read if you don’t want them.

Also, brace yourself. This is going to be a long one.

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