View Full Version : Toto Santos...Hungarian?!?!
01-01-2002, 02:47 PM
In year 3, when you make Naranja pass out at Toto Santos' place, he speaks Hungarian!!! He sais things like:
"Ha azt hiszed hogy fizetés nélkül elmehetsz, nagyon tévedsz"
"Részeg csavargó" (which means: drunken homeless)
The game though only writes "idiot" as a translation.
So is Toto Santos Hungarian????
Which programmer did do this?
I browsed the credits, and only found one (possibly)hungarian name, Szarabajka. I just remember the family name. So he gave his voice to 2 characters.
Anyone have an idea about that?
[A Hungarian guy]
01-01-2002, 04:31 PM
That's interesting, considering he's got a uniquely Spanish name.
01-01-2002, 05:19 PM
My take on Toto is that he's been around. Wherever he's from, he probably spent his life in various port cities and has picked up several languages. He's a gutter-cosmopolitan.
Maybe they did pick Hungarian for Toto to bad-mouth people in another language (although I think I hear Chinese coming out of his mouth sometimes). But you can't draw any conclusions based on someone's last name, not in the United States.
01-02-2002, 12:24 AM
Wait... is that at the tattoo parlor... geez I play the game and 2 months later I forget! I'm pretty sure I'm right though
01-02-2002, 10:32 AM
Yep. Toto's the tattoo guy. Actually, it's scrimshaw ('the art of carving or incising intricate designs on whalebone or whale ivory'--no wonder it hurts!).
01-02-2002, 01:50 PM
Ok-ok, I was just searching for a hungarian name, to find a reason for the hungarian speech. Oh and Hungary has no ports, it hasnt got any sea shores...
But its cool anyway.
01-02-2002, 05:51 PM
The reason probably is: they needed a foreign language for Toto, and someone knew Hungarian.
And I'm sure Hungary's landlocked position doesn't prevent anyone from leaving the country traveling the world if that person so desires.
01-05-2002, 01:29 PM
"The reason probably is: they needed a foreign language for Toto, and someone knew Hungarian."
If you read my first post again, that was the second part which I wrote. But hey! It doesnt matter, I didnt want to start arguing
about this, I just wanted to share this info with you guys.
09-29-2014, 06:38 PM
I know that is an old thread but I have another "suspect":
http://www.mobygames.com/game/n64/star-wars-shadows-of-the-empire/credits (at personal thanks)
10-24-2014, 02:00 PM
Can you tell us all the Hungarian things he says? :)
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