Video games localization 103

Format: Webinar presentations
Topic: Software, tools & computing

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Start time:Sep 20, 2011 16:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Interview with Pablo Muñoz Sánchez on software and video game localization

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Language:Englisch
Summary:Duration: 60 minutes. Check what time the course is running in your local time here
Description
In this session, we will the different ways of being creative when localizing a video game. This will include characterization of dialogues (how a character talks), humor, wordplays and, why not, songs too!

Further development:



Video recording: Video games localization 101
Video recording: Video games localization 102
Video games localization 104


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Target audience
Anyone with experience in translation and with interest in video games. Prior experience in localization may be useful, but it’s not a prerequisite for attending these training sessions. There will some translation examples from English into Spanish, but they will be described in a way that serve for all languages.
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Trainer
Pablo Muñoz Sánchez    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Pablo Muñoz Sánchez (http://www.pmstrad.com) es traductor autónomo del inglés al español y se especializa en localización de videojuegos, software y páginas web. Como principal experiencia profesional, ha trabajado durante dos años en Nintendo of Europe (Frankfurt, Alemania) traduciendo varios títulos destacados para Wii y Nintendo DS, entre los que se incluyen videojuegos de las series Metroid y Donkey Kong. Ha sido profesor de un módulo dedicado a la localización de software y videojuegos en el Máster en Traducción y Nuevas Tecnologías (http://www.mastradumatica.com/) de la Universidad Internacional Menéndez y Pelayo de Sevilla y en los dos últimos años ha dado varias conferencias sobre localización de videojuegos. Asimismo, ha publicado números artículos dedicados a la localización y a la informática aplicada a la traducción en varias revistas especializadas como JoSTrans (http://www.jostrans.org/) y Tradumàtica (http://www.fti.uab.es/tradumatica/revista/). También es autor del blog de traducción Algo más que traducir (http://algomasquetraducir.com/), donde publica sus reflexiones sobre los aspectos profesionales de la traducción, las tecnologías de la traducción y la localización de videojuegos y software.


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