8 times game studios nailed South African accents in games

Here are some brilliant examples of when studios got actors who absolutely nailed South African accents.

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Sunny_D649d ago

Unfortunately, I don't have a real life south African person to compare them to, so I'll take their word.

Inzo649d ago

I can assure you, if there is one thing that U4 got wrong, it was Nadine's accent. At some places she sounded Australian.

Sunny_D649d ago

I figured. I mean they used a white american chick to voice her. I mean I'm sure they are talented, but real accents probably can't ever be replicated.

Blastoise649d ago

Yeah, I agree. I thought she was Australian for a while until I heard her henchman speak in a South African accent

slappy508649d ago

Yeah I couldn't make out if she was British or Australian. The mercs were nailed perfectly though even got in some of the slang terms in there while chatting to each other.
MGSV was also pretty accurate

ORyanDeee649d ago

as an australian who has some south african friends, id say she sounded more south african

mogwaii649d ago

She definitely did not sound aussie.

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Summons75649d ago

Considering she's British and at times Australian sounds British...that would make sense.

mogwaii649d ago

Australian hasnt sounded anywhere close to British since the 50's and even then it was only presenters ect.

crxss649d ago

Eh bru I'm glad MGSV made the list because that was probably the best game with South African accents

The 10th Rider649d ago

You mean seeth efrican accents? Lol. Always makes me think of Neill Blomkamp's movies.

Rhezin649d ago

"its just a fleeeesh wound"

Pancit_Canton649d ago

What's next?
8 times Video games nailed Japanese accents
8 times Video games nailed British accents
8 times Video games nailed American accents. lol

Big_Game_Hunters649d ago

Studios? you mean voice actor?

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