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z1812 -> The game name is spelled incorrectly. (2/3/2013 3:22:02 PM)

The J should be an i. Alea Iacta Est. Meaning " the die is cast." It is surprising no one noticed.




Grim.Reaper -> RE: The game name is spelled incorrectly. (2/3/2013 3:30:37 PM)


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ORIGINAL: z1812

The J should be an i. Alea Iacta Est. Meaning " the die is cast." It is surprising no one noticed.



Not sure how accurate this source is, but an explanation on why some places say "j" and others "I"

http://www.infoplease.com/askeds/iacta-vs-jacta.html




Grim.Reaper -> RE: The game name is spelled incorrectly. (2/3/2013 3:40:57 PM)

And link to discussion from the developer forum.

http://www.ageod-forum.com/showthread.php?25325-There-is-no-J-in-Latin




PDiFolco -> RE: The game name is spelled incorrectly. (2/3/2013 4:55:28 PM)

It comes from "French" transcription of Latin, we spell Jacta but pronounce Iacta indeed (well, the few that ever pronounce it ;) )




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