Re-translations - Shining Force Character Names

Below are the names of the characters, ordered by their "official" English names and followed by details of their original Japanese name, a more accurate translation of the name, other English translations found in Japanese books and any other relevant information. Note that the Japanese syllables are split with hyphens, and elongated sounds are shown as double characters.

  Character Name   Other Translations
English Japanese Accurate Published Notes
Adam A-da-mu Adam
Alef A-re-fu Alef
Amon A-mo-n Amon
Anri A-n-ri Anri
Arthur Aa-saa Arthur
Balbaroy Ba-ru-ba-ro-i Balbaroy Balbaroi
Balbazak Ba-ru-ba-za-kku Balbazak
Bleu Ba-ryu-u Barue Value
Chaos Ke-i-o-su Chaos
Colossus Ko-ro-ssa-su Colossus
Darksol Da-ku-so-ru Darksol Darksoul
Dark Dragon Da-ku Do-ra-go-n Dark Dragon
Diane Di-aa-ne Deanne
Doctor Crock Ku-ro-kku Krok
Domingo Do-mi-n-go Domingo
Earnest Aa-ne-su-to Earnest
Elliot E-ri-o-tto Elliot Eliot
Gort Goo-to Gort Goat
Gong Go-n-gu Gong
Guntz Ga-n-tsu Gants
Hans Ha-n-su Hans
Hanzou Ha-n-zo-u Hanzou
Jogurt Yoo-gu-ru-to Yogurt
Kane Ka-i-n Kain Cain His name is shown as either Kane or Cain during the game!
Karen Ko-ro-n Koron Coron
Ken Ke-n Ken n/a
Khris Chi-ppu Chip The name was changed late in the translation - screenshots in the manual still show her as Chip.
King Alterone A-ru-ta-roo-n Ou King Alterone
King Guardiana Ga-di-a-na Ou King Gardiana
King Ramladu Ra-mu-ra-du Ou King Ramladu King Ramrod
Kokichi Koo-ki-chi Kokichi
Krin Ka-ri-n Karin
Lowe Ro-u Lowe Rowe
Luke Ra-gu Lag Lug, Rag When appearing in Shining Force CD, his name is translated as Lug.
Lyle Ra-i-ru Lyle Ryle
Mae Me-i May May
Mahato Ma-ha-to Mahato
Marionette Mi-sha-e-ra Do-ru Mishaela Doll Mishaera Doll
Max Ma-kku-su Max Max
Minister Uoo-do Ward
Mishaela Mi-sha-e-ra Mishaela Mishaera
Musashi Mu-sa-shi Musashi
Nova Noo-ba Nova
Otrant O-to-ra-n-to Otrant
Pelle Pe-i-ru Peil Pale
Shell Shee-ru Shell
Tao Ta-o Tao
Torasu Too-ra-su Taurus
Vankar Ba-n-gaa-do Vanguard Vanguard
Varios Ba-ri-o-su Varios
Zylo Za-ppa Zappa