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Localization Microtalks: Globetrotting in the Fast Lane

Bill Black  |  Audio Manager, Binari Sonori
Joshua Granick  |  CTO, OpenFL Technologies, LLC
Rebecca Lever  |  Miss, Universally Speaking
Christopher Natsuume  |  Creative Director and Co-Founder, Boomzap Entertainment
Oded Sharon  |  CEO, Corbomite Games
Crid Yu  |  Vice President & Managing Director of North America, InMobi

Location: Room 2004, West Hall

Format: Session
Track: Localization Summit
Vault Recording: Video


Returning for the third time at the Localization Summit, this special session will present a diversity of topics pertaining to current issues in game localization in a quick-paced format. If you're seeking to gain insights across a broad range of localization topics, this is a must-attend session! Some topics included: Localization 101 for Indie Developers (Christopher Natsuume, Boomzap), Exploiting Voice and Facial Video Recording Techniques for International Audio Production (Bill Black, Binari Sonori),Localizing your Global User Acquisition Strategy (Crid Yu, InMobi),Apps Description Localization as a Water Testing Tool (Rebbecca Lever, Universally Speaking).

Takeaway

In one short hour and through several different case studies, attendees will get exposed to international markets and learn about many topics ranging from a short introduction to localization, its monetization, low-cost localization through crowdsourcing, and various tools and techniques. The localization microtalks will illuminate and educate beginners and experts alike.