News, tools and interesting articles on translation and localization

Great internship opportunities at the Utilika Foundation March 30, 2011

The Utilika Foundation is offering internships for really interesting projects, you can check all the information here. I feel bad I am about to finish my Master’s and already got a job, because I would have jumped on those internships… The projects look great and I have a feeling that this Foundation is going to bring us very interesting tools and resources in the future.

Check it out!


Interview with Jeremy Blaustein April 20, 2010

An interesting interview with this Japanese translator and localization coordinator specializing in the localization of video games. He has an amazing career. Victor Alonso Lion posted the interview at LinkedIn. Read it here.


Free article on localization editing by Graeme Davis January 29, 2010

Filed under: Localization,translation,Video games localization — martinho21 @ 3:39 pm

Ten Things I’ve Learned About Localization Editing, by Graeme Davis, is an interesting article on video game localization that may be very useful for editors and translators, specially if you are starting in the industry. You can read it for free here.


amazing new “video game”? January 9, 2010

Filed under: Globalization,Localization,Video games localization — martinho21 @ 7:15 pm
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Microsoft Game Studios’ Creative Director, Peter Molyneux demos the first game-changing experience for video gaming and personalized learning with XBOX 360’s Project Natal. How we will localize this kind of games?


Article on videogame localization November 13, 2009

Finally my article for the book Intermediaciones. La mediación en la novela, el cine y el teatro has been published. It’s about the localization of the videogame GTA III. Check it out: