Game Localization

Game localization or game globalization refers to the preparation of video games for other locales. This adaptation to the standards of other countries covers far more than simply translation of language. There are different areas, such as linguistic, cultural, hardware and software, legal differences, graphics identity and music. Globalization refers to general Eastern/Western variations, while localization refers to several regional sub-divisions within the globalization.

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Game Localization - References and Bibliography
... "On the Translation of Video Games" ... “Training translators for the video game industry”, in J ... "Localization and the Cultural Concept of Play" ...
Unicon Products - Game Localization
... Today Unicon Products focuses mainly on the video game localization market and has localized games for companies such as Sega, Sony Computer Entertainment, Square-Enix ... Localized games include Yakuza (PS2 - Sega) Infinite Undiscovery (Xbox 360 - Square-Enix) Guilty Gear Isuka (PS2/Xbox - Arc System Works) Valkyrie Profile 2 (PS2 - Square-Enix ...

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