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66 QA interview questions and answers - quality Assurance - Part I | Playing Geek

66 QA interview questions and answers - quality Assurance - Part I | Playing Geek | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
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(2014) 11 NOVEMBER - IGDA LocSIG Newsletter

(2014) 11 NOVEMBER - IGDA LocSIG Newsletter | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
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New trends in video game localisation research 

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An Update on Assassin’s Creed Unity from Yannis Mallat | Assassin's Creed®|News|Official GB Site|Ubisoft

An Update on Assassin’s Creed Unity from Yannis Mallat | Assassin's Creed®|News|Official GB Site|Ubisoft | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
An Update on Assassin’s Creed Unity from Yannis Mallat
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Webinar: Games and Mobile i18n and L10n

Webinar: Games and Mobile i18n and L10n | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
Register for internationalization webinar: the recent explosion in mobile and social game popularity created a lucrative market for i18n game development.
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Localization and Ace Attorney

Question: If you were going to localize a comical game with a lot of Japanese humor where you play as a lawyer and you have to defend some pretty zany characters, how would you do it: 1) direct, lit
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Tales of Hearts R: A Quality Tales Game With Localization Issues - Siliconera

Tales of Hearts R: A Quality Tales Game With Localization Issues - Siliconera | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
Overall, Tales of Hearts R is a great game, and is the closest I’ve felt to having a console quality Tales release on a portable system.
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Why Do Mobile Games Often Fail at International Expansion? - Mobile Development - Articles - Articles

Why Do Mobile Games Often Fail at International Expansion? - Mobile Development - Articles - Articles | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
According to WSJ, the global mobile game market is expected to increase eightfold from $3.77 billion in 2010 to $29.6 billion in 2017. And among all the countries, the Asia Pacific region, with China and Japan as leaders, is the biggest market...
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Gamasutra: Loki Ng's Blog - Getting Started with Mobile Game Localization

Gamasutra: Loki Ng's Blog - Getting Started with Mobile Game Localization | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
Getting Started with Mobile Game Localization - Gamasutra (blog): Getting Started with… http://t.co/QRfD6AoWhT #l10n
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Linguistic Testing: Devil in the Details - GameDev.net

Linguistic Testing: Devil in the Details - GameDev.net | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
If you want a high-quality localization of your product, linguistic testing is an absolute must. To get good results for any kind of project – whether a site, application, game, or mobile app – you have to do more than just translate strings in...
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QA AND LOCALISATION: What's bugging the bug testers? - MCV

QA AND LOCALISATION: What's bugging the bug testers? - MCV | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
QA and localisation is an essential but often overlooked part of the games industry
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Ace Attorney Trilogy - Surprising Tidbits You Never Knew!

Ace Attorney Trilogy - Surprising Tidbits You Never Knew! | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
It’s that time of the year again, and even Japan is starting to get in on the Halloween action (I’ve seen more Halloween decorations this year than in the 11 previous years combined! But
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How to estimate the time needed for game localization

How to estimate the time needed for game localization | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
A quick guide for both the localization company and the game developer or publisher -- how to create a realistic estimate of the time it'll take and, then, the cost of that time
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Expert Witness: An Interview with Alex Smith, the Writer Behind Ace Attorney's English Debut

The veteran localizer discusses his process, working with Japanese puns, and how Phoenix was nearly named "Roger."
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Patch 3 Notes - Rolling Out This week | Forums

Patch 3 Notes - Rolling Out This week | Forums | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
Detailed Release Notes for Patch 3 (all platforms)
Patch 3 includes over three hundred fixes designed to improve your Assassin’s Creed Unity experience. While you might notice some improvements to framerate as a result of Patch 3, we still have a future patch planned to further address framerate concerns.

The rollout itself will be staggered across platforms and will come to PlayStation 4 tomorrow (Wednesday November 26th) and continue on to PC and Xbox One later in the week (though not
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Amazing list of bug fixes!

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The Lingua File: Localization and the Video Games Industry: Who Gets What?

The Lingua File: Localization and the Video Games Industry: Who Gets What? | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
The Lingua File delves into data related to localization and the video games industry.
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Webinar: Games and Mobile i18n and L10n

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The Lingua File: Localization and the Video Games Industry: Who Gets What?

The Lingua File: Localization and the Video Games Industry: Who Gets What? | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
The Lingua File delves into data related to localization and the video games industry.
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How to take your game to the top of the charts in different countries

How to take your game to the top of the charts in different countries | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
Think global, act local.
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Breaking into Video Game Translation Part 1; Feat. Hearthstone! - YouTube

This video goes over three basic parts of video game translation: Character limits, Glossary/term base building, and Context. This is the first in a series o...
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Ace Attorney Takes Place In An “Alternate” Los Angeles, Capcom Explains - Siliconera

Ace Attorney Takes Place In An “Alternate” Los Angeles, Capcom Explains - Siliconera | Video Game Localization | Scoop.it
"The Los Angeles that Ace Attorney takes place in is an alternate universe where anti-Japanese sentiments and anti-immigrant laws were not enacted," says Capcom's Janet Hsu.
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