I know, the title is a bit harsh but hear me out on this one.
When you give game's assets a name, like "The Deadfire Archipelago", "Ashen Maw" or even "The Leaden Key", they all have a nice, even poetic, ring to them. Even if what it relates to isn't clear, you still get some meaning out of it like :
- The Deadfire Archipelago: unforgiving, tropical, deadly
- The Leaden Key: A heavy, unmovable key to lock away a shameful secret.
- Ashen Maw: those who know what it is don't need me to explain. No Spoil right
And here comes the translation.. stripping many names of their poetic