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Worst Official English Title ever?

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2:00 am, Jan 16 2012
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Take On Me was fine as a title, Domin-8 Me! gives a very different impression. I wonder if the original Japanese title had the same suggestion.

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4:04 am, Jan 16 2012
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Well, title is written as "テイクオンミ ー" in Japanese...which is literally just "Take On Me". I guess they decided to make up a new title for the official translation since "Take On Me" is essentially 3 English words stuck together to sound cool for a Japanese audience.

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4:22 am, Jan 16 2012
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I'm thinking the issue was similar to "Sex Pistols" being changed to "Love Pistols" because "Take on Me" is actually the name of the a certain popular song by A-Ha.

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