Video Game Localizaton

Video Game Localization and Specialization

Video game localization is nothing to take lightly. When an English video is produced in multiple languages, you need to ensure that the product meets certain criteria. In order to achieve results then, it helps to have a translator play the game. Not only should he experience the game but learn the game’s rules and Read more about Video Game Localization and Specialization[…]

Why You Should Hire a Translator Who is Also a Gamer

When going through the process of localizing a game, the central and most titular part of the effort is the translation of the product. Even though it is true that there is much more that goes into a localization than just the translation, it can hardly be argued that the project could ever be considered Read more about Why You Should Hire a Translator Who is Also a Gamer[…]

Video Game Growth Now In Arabic-Speaking Countries

In the video game industry—or just about any industry, really—the only aspect that can be more vital to how well a product sells than the quality of the product itself is how said product is marketed. But the indicators of a successful marketing campaign are not quite as simple as crafting advertisements, at least, not Read more about Video Game Growth Now In Arabic-Speaking Countries[…]

The Importance of Voice Actors for Game Localization

In the world of video game development, one of the constant struggles is attempting to gauge just how successful or popular any given project might be. In order to create a more fully polished game, chances are that there will have to be some amount of investment of resources to achieve that goal. But since Read more about The Importance of Voice Actors for Game Localization[…]

How Crowdsourcing Can Help Video Game Companies With Language and Cultural Traits

Translations are extremely valuable prospects to video game companies that are looking to broaden their consumer base, as they make games available to entirely new audiences, audiences that may never have even considered buying the game in question had it not been translated. Now while translations can be extremely lucrative investments when handled correctly, they Read more about How Crowdsourcing Can Help Video Game Companies With Language and Cultural Traits[…]

The Multiplayer Opportunity For Video Game Companies

In the current generation of video games, one of the biggest facets of the industry is the appeal of the multiplayer option. Because of the rise of online matchmaking, video game genres from fighting games to first-person shooters now have an entirely new aspect to them: playing with people from around the world, rather than Read more about The Multiplayer Opportunity For Video Game Companies[…]

How Translating Video Games Opens New Opportunities For Gaming Companies

The effort that it takes to create a well-crafted and enjoyable game is not something to be understated. In addition to the time required to make such a game, the financial costs that go along with such a project serve as another obstacle. With these difficulties in mind, game developers may feel discouraged from the Read more about How Translating Video Games Opens New Opportunities For Gaming Companies[…]