Building Team Identity: A Blueprint for Collaborative Achievement

Over the years I have had the opportunity to lead and be part of various teams, and not a single one was identical to another. Whether it was because of its size, composition, geographic location, purpose, or lingua franca, each team was unique.   Amidst this diversity, there is one factor that has always been present […]

Video Games Digital Stores and Localization

With technology becoming more advanced, we can see digital sales are higher than ever before. Within the gaming industry, digital sales have become one of the leading metrics when it comes to profit. Years ago, most people including gamers would scoff at the idea of having their games in “the cloud.” Now with the internet […]

From Age of Empires to Candy Crush: Miguel Sepulveda, a video game localization expert

We chat with the Spaniard behind the blog YoLocalizo. A videogame localization professional with more than 25 years of experience. It’s not often you have the opportunity to chat with someone who has so much experience within the video game industry worldwide, much less someone that works on the world’s most popular productions. Miguel Sepulveda, […]

The Importance of accessibility in video games.

Localization = Accessibility Just as it is important to Localize a video game based on different languages, it is also important to localize a game for people with disabilities.  Even though the majority of gamers can play the average games pretty well, there are a lot of players that have a difficult time trying to […]

Baba is You: When translation is not an option

Localization is usually an afterthought. There is a popular saying in Argentina: “God will see you in Buenos Aires”, which means that no matter how many things you can do in other parts of the country, sooner or later you’re going to have to go to the capital to take care of something along the […]