Raising your game by deploying AI within game localization
NOVEMBER 5, 2023
Learn about the future of AI automation in game localization.
NOVEMBER 5, 2023
Learn about the future of AI automation in game localization.
NOVEMBER 17, 2023
Over the next several years, Germany plans to properly support its local game development scene and increase its cultural footprint in the country.
AUGUST 25, 2023
Large-scale local multiplayer may not entirely happen, but the patent highlights Sony's interest in future experiences for the game industry.
JULY 7, 2023
Image: Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty – CD Projekt Red According to the latest report on the state of the games industry in Poland , the country ties with France at second place after the UK for biggest European games industries. 494 Game companies But Poland has plenty to be pleased with.
DECEMBER 20, 2022
Making a game accessible to only a specific region is one of the worst mistakes a developer can make. There are nearly 8 billion people in the world, and you need to get as many of them as possible to play your game. Hence, localization is the best strategy to attract more players. What is Game Localization?
NOVEMBER 12, 2023
Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox The Australian games industry has shown solid growth in recent years, more than doubling in size over the past six years and showing strong revenue growth in 2022.
OCTOBER 4, 2023
For mobile games in particular, managing the authentication and authorization of your players can pose some unique challenges. Other challenges relate to securing the many backend systems a modern mobile game may interact with, such as game servers, social networks, and payment providers.
DECEMBER 2, 2022
As you might have already heard, there are only a handful of the most well-known game localization companies in the market. And even some of them have recently been expanding their service areas or increasing their number of clients with new products which require localization support. It increases the quality of your game.
FEBRUARY 14, 2023
Starting today, Epic Games will be using AWS Local Zones to support its new NA-Central server region in Fortnite. Players in North America are assigned to whichever Fortnite server region will provide the best game experience. To learn more, see AWS Local Zones and read our guide on the Getting Started Resource Center.
JANUARY 10, 2023
The advent of video gaming saw the United States dominate the market with an enormous number of video gamers. These nations eventually broke through the gaming scene and ranked among the top five countries that spend on video games the most, with a combined revenue of over 30 billion USD. What is Game Localization.
FEBRUARY 1, 2023
In recent years, with the advent of globalization, it has become a norm for game developers to target multiple markets for their games. To get the best results when targeting foreign markets, analyzing the market potential of your game, while also ensuring that your game is appropriate for the target market is essential.
NOVEMBER 27, 2023
Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox Africa Games Week returns this week, inviting industry professionals to learn more about the games market in that region and for local developers to discuss some of the challenges they face.
MAY 4, 2022
Localization quality assurance (LQA) is still a top priority for video game companies, which also makes it a hot topic for us at Game Global. Localization quality assurance (LQA) is the last stage in the game localization process. Which LQA process is right for your game? What is LQA?
MARCH 29, 2023
“Can gaming truly change a country for the better?” She’s a gaming business strategist and a diversity advocate specialized in the Middle Eastern and African market based in Senegal. “The Gaming can create jobs, promote entrepreneurship and drive investment in infrastructure and education. The results are positive.
JUNE 13, 2021
Long before physical instructional manuals were replaced in favor of in-game tutorials and storytelling, there was the overlay. The overlay; an almost forgotten accessory that used to be included with many games for second-generation video game consoles (1976 to 1992) like the Intellivision, Odyssey 2, Colecovision, and Vectrex.
FEBRUARY 8, 2023
The cash has been handed out to devs working on projects with a budget of less than $500,000.
JUNE 28, 2023
This post is written by Yahav Biran, Principal Solutions Architect, and Matt Trescot, Games, SA Leader – Americas Historically, the art of creating and running complex game servers locked developers in to a single CPU architecture, typically Intel/AMD. Let’s dive in.
JULY 6, 2023
Games London has launched a new programme to support video games business founders from under-represented groups. The Game Changer programme aims to find 40 business founders for 2023, to help them "transform their potential with investors and funders," Games London said. Read more
MAY 3, 2021
Video games are an important cultural expression that continue to reach an ever-growing audience. Localization (and language itself) is a powerful tool when discussing cultural expression. After being inspired by EA’s Diversity and Inclusion values I felt we could incorporate more action into localization.
JUNE 5, 2023
Shueisha Games , the dedicated games branch of Japan’s renowned manga publishing house, Shueisha, has successfully established itself as a promising player in the games industry. “Our aim is to develop projects that honor the vision and creative abilities of game creators.”
JULY 7, 2023
Africa Games Week will return to Cape Town, South Africa, from November 27 to December 2, 2023. The event, which has a strong B2B focus, will revolve around two tracks this year: Make Games Africa (MGA) and Play Games Africa (PGA), alongside an exhibition. Read more
JUNE 28, 2021
We continue our series of articles about the different roles in the video game localization industry. Federica Lusardi , Senior Translator/Editor – Italian at Square Enix in London, walks us through her experience in one of the localization industry’s most critical subjects, translation. Nier (from NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139)
OCTOBER 2, 2023
Unreal Fest, the annual developer conference organized by Epic Games, the company behind Unreal Engine (UE), returns to New Orleans October 3—5 for three days of speaking sessions, hands-on workshops, and specialized industry tracks. This allows smaller game companies to produce AAA game content, and that’s exciting.”
NOVEMBER 17, 2023
Testing your Xbox game is crucial in delivering quality assurance or QA services. Like testing games on any platform, Xbox game testing involves a series of best practices. These practices help ensure the performance and quality of your Xbox game. But don’t confuse Xbox testing with typical video game testing.
JULY 19, 2023
A new gaming hub is set to blossom in Senegal following a €300,000 investment announced last month. It's the result of a partnership between Toulouse-based games studio Masseka, the French Embassy in Senegal, the DER (General Delegation for Rapid Entrepreneurship in Senegal), and Dakar-based studio Kayfo Games.
DECEMBER 7, 2022
Humor is a fundamental component of games. Whether your game has a generally humorous narrative or just boasts a few puns in occasional dialogues, you probably want all your players, no matter their cultural background and native language, to join in the hilarity and enjoy the endorphin rush that comes with a good chuckle.
OCTOBER 10, 2023
Testing console games is crucial in ensuring your game functions as intended before releasing it to the audience. While there’s no one-size-fits-all approach for testing your console game, several best practices can help you test your console game thoroughly. But why is console game testing important?
JULY 26, 2023
Advancing the art of virtual reality (VR) storytelling is one the primary objectives of Meta’s Oculus Studios, the division that publishes popular multiplayer games, including “Population One,” “Onward VR,” and “Beat Saber.” While this ensures unique player experiences, it can also present game development and hosting complexities.
JUNE 22, 2023
Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox India-based media fund Lumikai is planning to distribute $50 million between local developers to help further growth the nation's games market. Read more
MARCH 28, 2023
Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox It's important to remember that game development is global as more and more creators work to draw attention to their local scenes. The October 2022 presentation was created by Raccine Malcolm, Zane Francis, Glen Henry, and Graham Reid.
MAY 21, 2023
Nordic Game conference takes place this week in the lovely city of Malmo, in Sweden. It features a wide variety of speakers from around the world, addressing some of the most interesting and urgent issues in modern gaming. Here are ten highlights from the days ahead.
AUGUST 8, 2023
Game lovers can agree that the quality of a gaming application is the most exciting thing about a game setup. Game QA is an integral part of game development which ensures that the end products of console games are safeguarded against glitches. For developers and QA teams, their work is cut out for them.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2023
It is important in several areas, including game testing. To give players an immersive gaming experience, games mainly rely on engaging graphics, animations, and visual effects. Why Image Based Testing for Games: Multiple platforms, including consoles, PCs, and mobile devices, are frequently used for the release of games.
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MARCH 22, 2021
Many of you who read this blog know that I am self-publishing board game designer who uses Kickstarter as my platform of choice for funding the bulk of my projects. Certainly no surprise if you’ve read some of my articles like A Crash Course on Kickstarter for Board Games. Need help on your board game?
AUGUST 25, 2022
Today, we are excited to announce the general availability (GA) of an update to Amazon GameLift that expands support to AWS Local Zones, which increases coverage for game developers, while providing seamless, low-latency gameplay experiences for players. However, for games that require ultra-low latency (e.g.,
Deconstructor of Fun
FEBRUARY 13, 2023
2022 has been a tough roller coaster for blockchain games. Of course, not everything was all bleak and hopeless where new teams like Plai Labs and Fenix Games were spun out of already existing ones with war chests that would make even the Q4 2021 teams jealous. and crowded roadmaps.
AUGUST 27, 2023
Playing Dragons Dogma: Dark Arisen is an exciting experience, but it comes with its challenges, including the frustrating Dragons Dogma Dark Arisen failed to save the game issue. Why Has Dragons Dogma Dark Arisen Failed To Save The Game? How To Fix Dragons Dogma Dark Arisen Failed To Save The Game? Open Task Manager.
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JULY 27, 2020
Need help on your board game? Join my community of over 2,000 game developers, artists, and passionate creators. Whether you’re just spreading the word about one game or whether you’re building a whole long-lasting business from scratch, you should consider advertising as part of a larger marketing plan.
APRIL 13, 2023
There are so many games industry events out there to choose from. Even if you’re just looking for a casual event where you can have fun and meet some like-minded games industry folk there is an industry event out there for you. Are you looking to network with other devs or searching for advice on getting into the industry?
OCTOBER 19, 2023
Testing mobile games is crucial as it helps you release bug-free games, boosting the gaming experience. However, in the fast-evolving tech world, developers have had to build mobile games for different operating systems (OS), including iOS, Android, and Windows. Otherwise, the game will not be published on the App Store.
JUNE 13, 2023
A mage, a hacker, and a barbarian walk into a bar… What sounds like the start of a joke is the ultimate vision for cyberpunk, blockchain collectible card game “Metropolis Origins”, created by game industry veterans at QXR Studios. The game is free to play, though players can purchase faction-specific card packs on the WAX Blockchain.
AUGUST 17, 2023
Video games have become a prominent form of entertainment, deeply ingrained in pop culture, and have shed the previous stigma of being a time-wasting activity. Nowadays, gaming surpasses mainstream movies in terms of audience engagement, and popular game titles consistently generate substantial revenue.
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