You Spoony Bards! Translation and Localization in Gaming

People are playing video games all around the world, ushering in the age of localization. What is the purpose of localization? How does it differ from translation? And perhaps the best question: how do you keep your game from looking like you ran it through Google Translate? Join us as we look at localization from the eyes of a translator and teach you how to avoid "all your base are belong to us!"


Kelsey Dethlefs [Translator, Freelance]