Originally Posted by dreamkatcha
I had no idea there was such a raging debate concerning the correct pronunciation of Galaga until now. The way I've always squared it away in my head is that the Aussies pronounce it Gal-AAAAAH-ga in honour of Alf Stewart's catchphrase, "you great galAAAAAH" (as in the rose-breasted cockatoo), and the rest of the world pronounces it correctly. I have this printed on a handy, wallet-sized reference card, which I carry with me at all times. It works for me.
We discuss this on the show, and Sven is with us! GAL-a-ga forever!