The Pros And Cons Of Game Localization You Should Know

Image: Example Source We firmly believe that localizing your game is essential for reaching a wider audience and securing its success. The games industry has grown and become increasingly competitive; therefore, developers and publishers are seeking new markets to enter. And while localizations are beneficial to both the creators and audiences of games, there are Read more about The Pros And Cons Of Game Localization You Should Know[…]

Why Gaming’s Latest Boom Is Fueling Localization Demand

Image: Example Source Many older gamers remember the video game crash of 1983, which caused a major recession in North America’s games industry due to market saturation. Unsurprisingly, many fear that the overwhelming amount of games launched nowadays on various digital storefronts will cause another crash. But does this alarmist assumption hold water? Well, considering Read more about Why Gaming’s Latest Boom Is Fueling Localization Demand[…]

How To Localize Your App Or Mobile Game Successfully

Image: Example Source It seems everyone is playing games on their smartphones nowadays, and that’s understandable with the astronomical rise of mobile gaming since 2014. Furthermore, mobile game revenues have surpassed that of the substantial PC games market. Demand for entertaining mobile games will only grow in the years ahead. Given the global availability of Read more about How To Localize Your App Or Mobile Game Successfully[…]

5 Ways Localization Management Benefits The Gaming Industry

Image: Example Source Everyone is playing games nowadays from young kids through to elderly folks, and quite notably, there’s a sharp rise of female players due to the proliferation of mobile devices. But sometimes it’s easy to overlook how the games industry is benefiting from other quarters such as the implementation of localization management systems. Yes, Read more about 5 Ways Localization Management Benefits The Gaming Industry[…]

5 Tips For Supercharging Your Development Process

Image: Example Source Developing games is hard, so much so, that even experienced developers face a ton of pitfalls, from scheduling problems through to crunch time issues. Hobbyist, indie, and triple-A developers have pulled the plug on game projects at some point or another. Nothing is more disappointing than canceling a potentially promising game because Read more about 5 Tips For Supercharging Your Development Process[…]

Cultural Framing of Video Games for Educational Learning

Cultural framing extends to the areas of education, politics, social interaction, and entertainment. Therefore, to avoid issues in the cultural framing of games, it is important to design games that promote socialization and engagement without creating controversy.   Cultural Framing Has Led to a Shift in Market Focus The past five years has demonstrated a Read more about Cultural Framing of Video Games for Educational Learning[…]

Cultural influences

Cultural Influences – How They Impact Gaming

Cultural influences from video gaming stem from the ways video games have developed. These influences extend to other media, such as television, books, music, and movies. People who are devoted to video games are just as enthusiastic as avid readers. Cultural Influences toward Development As gaming has developed, so has the use of home video Read more about Cultural Influences – How They Impact Gaming[…]

Game Studios Enhance Start-up Performances

Game studios are the lifeblood of video development companies. However, before you begin a video development company, you need to evaluate your reasons for the start-up. Make sure you know why you want to get into the business so you can plan accordingly.   Game Studios – Meeting Develop Needs Game studios should be designed Read more about Game Studios Enhance Start-up Performances[…]

Video Game Development – Entrepreneurial Tips

Video game development has burgeoned in the past few years. Games have evolved in exciting ways. If you want to get involved in the video game development process, you have the opportunity to do so. Today, people have access to increasing support and tools so they can excel in the field. If you want to Read more about Video Game Development – Entrepreneurial Tips[…]

Culture Meets Language When Localization Is Used

Culture is synonymous with localization. Therefore, translation and localization differ in terms of language use. Translations communicates the meaning of a source language by changing it to a target language. On the other hand, localization adapts language usage to the culture of a targeted language. Consequently, language localization adapts translated meanings to the readers. Adaptations Read more about Culture Meets Language When Localization Is Used[…]