Implementing MT in the Video Game Localization Workflow at Electronic Arts

By |2020-05-13T22:47:07+02:00April 8th, 2020|

This week’s contribution is part of an article by Cristina Anselmi and Inés Rubio that was published on Multilingual. If you want to know more about the basic principles of MT applied to video game localization, check out our previous article! Electronic Arts owns a large portfolio of titles and its localization needs grow constantly. With millions of words needing yearly translation, the localization team strives to provide the best quality in-game translations while [...]

Neural Machine Translation for Video Game Localization 

By |2020-05-13T22:48:12+02:00March 30th, 2020|

This week we feature an article written by Cristina Anselmi, Machine Translation Specialist at EA and returning presenter at Game Global 2020, and Inés Rubio, a localization veteran with 15 years of gaming industry experience.  The original version of this article appeared in the March/April, 2020 edition of Multilingual.  Machine translation (MT) has been a hot topic for a while, especially since the rise of neural machine translation (NMT). The output quality spike is [...]

7 Stops on the Road of Video Games Localization

By |2020-05-13T22:50:02+02:00March 24th, 2020|

Miguel Sepúlveda, one of the members of our Advisory Board, shares his thoughts on videogame localization after a fun trip to the Game On exhibition in Madrid last year. This past Christmas, I had the pleasure to visit the Game On exhibition in Madrid. This exhibition was both a trip to the past and in some ways to the future. From Mario to Lara Croft, from Pong to Street Fighter, I could both look [...]

Game Global Summit Silicon Valley 2019 Feedback Survey

By |2020-03-08T08:51:43+02:00November 12th, 2019|

Thank you for attending Game Global Summit! Please give us your feedback about the event so that we can improve it. A person will be chosen at random from the submitted evaluations to win a $100 gift card at their choice of online retailers. You must fill out this form and enter your name below by the end of the day on November 24, 2019 to be eligible for the prizes. Note: Your name will [...]

To Localize, or to Localise, that is the Question…!

By |2020-05-13T22:51:06+02:00October 30th, 2019|

Not all that long ago localization was considered effectively covered through FIGS, i.e. reaching target markets by translating and adapting an original English version into French, Italian, German, and Spanish. Pretty soon it became obvious that the world is a much bigger place, and that people are far more likely to buy a product if all related information is in their own language. The concept of a global marketplace is nowadays the norm and [...]

Silicon Valley Dinner

By |2020-03-08T08:52:03+02:00October 16th, 2019|

Mosaic Restraunt & Lounge (inside the Four Points by Shaeraton hotel) 211 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 282-8888 Tuesday, November 5 Reception: 6:30 - 7:30 pm Dinner: 7:30 - 9:30 pm Enjoy a relaxing evening with fellow attendees. What better way to digest the new information you have gained after the first day of Game Global Summit than to sit down to a lovely dinner with your compatriots! [...]

Upcoming Agenda Highlights

By |2020-03-08T08:52:52+02:00September 25th, 2019|

Our full agenda is coming soon but here are some highlights of what is to come Sessions Register Now! Follow us on social media and join our mailing list for the lastest updates!

Silicon Valley Advisory Board

By |2020-03-08T08:55:58+02:00July 10th, 2019|

Game Global. Advancing the global gaming industry.Game Global Summit will be supported by high-profile professionals in the gaming industry from various geographical markets, with their combined expertise covering the gamut of both quality assurance and localization. Our current advisory board includes the following industry experts:

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