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Session Name: Localization Microtalks: Around the World with Five Topics in Sixty Minutes
Speaker(s): Mahmoud Khasawneh, Austin Osueke, Rahul Sandil, Oded Sharon, Terrance Weinzierl
Company Name(s): Quirkat, eigoMANGA (NekoNeko, Inc.), GamersFirst (K2 Network), Adventure Mob, Monotype Imaging
Track / Format: Localization Summit

Appearing for the first 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! The topics will include:

* How marketing and localization combined to sell more games in a changing industry (Richard van der Giessen)
* Adapting Independent Japanese Games To The US Market (Austin Osueke)
* Eight Years Young: How did a Korean Game survive and dominate the Turkish Market (Rahul Sandil)
* The Arab Video Games Spring (Mahmoud Khasawneh)
* Typographic Considerations for Localizing Your Game (Terrance Weinzierl)

GDC 2012

Mahmoud Khasawneh


Austin Osueke

eigoMANGA (NekoNeko, Inc.)

Rahul Sandil

GamersFirst (K2 Network)

Oded Sharon

Adventure Mob

Terrance Weinzierl

Monotype Imaging

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Localization Summit

Localization / QA