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Old 02-10-2019, 08:28 AM   #1
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Would you like constructed languages in TMNT?

With constructed languages, I'm talking about something like the Klingonese language from Star Trek.

Such languages would be spoken by species like the Utroms, the Kraang, Triceratons, Neutrinos, Turtleoids or the Humanoid Federation. I'm not talking about just a few lines, but rather full-developed dictionaries and grammar structures.
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Old 02-10-2019, 08:35 AM   #2
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That could be a neat idea, but maaaaan, I'm done learnin'. Every time I cram something new in, something old falls out.

I already lost the name of the chick who played the Tool Time Girl on "Home Improvement". Next might be the win/loss results of all the "WCW Halloween Havoc" PPVs. I can't take a chance on that. I'm out.
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Old 02-10-2019, 08:55 AM   #3
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Well, that sounds nice on paper but no one is ever going to go through that much trouble for TMNT.
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Old 02-10-2019, 08:58 AM   #4
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I said this before but it appears that the Federation's status as "aliens" is a retcon, as they have names that are clearly of earthly origins. I guess giving them a language of their own might dispell some confusion?

Anyway, there's honestly not that much reason for constructed languages in fiction other than it being "fun". Since the work will mostly be in a real world language anyway, some added sentances in a fictional one seems a little pointless.
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Old 02-10-2019, 12:47 PM   #5
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My gut reaction is no. I like basic good story telling focused around the turtles. Keeping it simple and to the point as much as possible.
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Old 02-10-2019, 12:56 PM   #6
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Absolutely not
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Old 02-10-2019, 02:22 PM   #7
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TMNT ain't Star Trek or Lord of the Rings. Ain't worthy of the investment and intelligence.
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Old 02-15-2019, 04:19 PM   #8
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I don't mind it as long as there's subtitles and it's only for when the TMNT don't have a universal translator style device.

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Since the work will mostly be in a real world language anyway, some added sentances in a fictional one seems a little pointless.
Not a Star Trek fan then?
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