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Welcome to our blog dedicated to game localization best practices, interviews, video game market insights and other useful tips to make the localization of your games easier.

Your monetization model or the mobile platform you're developing for are key factors when choosing which language to localize your mobile game into. Unlike PC or console games, the majority of mobile games are free-to-play. If your game isn’t free-to-play, countrie...

While they're usually funny encounters, when localization fails happen to your own indie game, they're not as funny anymore. We detail their most common causes, so you can avoid falling into these traps.

You’re planning on localizing your indie game when it suddenly hits you—should you localize the title of your game? Well, the answer is, it depends!

As an indie dev, you probably can’t afford to localize for the entire globe. Instead, you have to pick and choose which languages and regions to localize your mobile game to. Before you decide, you should consider all of the factors we’ll discuss here.

Depending on the language, some alphabets contain thousands of symbols, unlike our 26-letter alphabet, so it can definitely be a challenge to translate your indie game!

Here are some of the best articles, videos, and interviews published in 2019 around the topic of game localization.

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