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U.S. Healthcare Is So Trash This Game’s Localization Needed Changing

The American healthcare system is so uniquely terrible among developed countries that a localization team translating a recent indie game had to completely replace a line about crowdfunding an emergency medical procedure because it wouldn’t make sense to players outside of the United States.

kotaku.com/u-s-healthcare-is-s

@Masek An acquaintance of mime was gonna get their wisdom teeth out and realised it would be cheaper to fly to Croatia, do it there, stay for a week to heal, and fly back than it would be to get it done at the dentist in their town

@mearcstapa From the medical bills I have seen, he could have taken his complete familiy with him and still come out on top.

I know that these are extreme examples, but it is still despicable: boredpanda.com/absurd-medical-

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