Japanese Game Localization For All Platforms

Yoshino Trad provides video game localization services between Japanese and major languages (English, French, Spanish, German...) and platforms: PS4, Wii U, 3DS, PS Vita, Xbox One, as well as mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets. We collaborate with developers of all sizes, from indies to large studios, to help them succeed in this unique market. Japanese game localization in general is a complex process that requires the input of both linguists and technical experts, as well as a perfect understanding of both source and target languages.

Why Yoshino Trad?

In video game localization in particular, the use of up to date terminologies is vital. We pay great attention to the good use and consistency of technical terms, and are familiar with common issues met during game localization: encoding, translation of images, overflows... Thanks to our experience in the game industry, we can guarantee you a perfect localization in as many languages as you need.

Our team of local translators specialized in video game localization covers all game genres, from action titles and RPGs to visual novels.

Good localization will help you reduce Quality Assurance (QA) costs, get your games approved by manufacturers, and give your users satisfaction. We will take you through all the steps of localization to make sure this happens. We can also handle the various steps of the localization process: culturalization, linguistic and functional testing, and more.

We localize video games from/to Japanese for a multitude of languages, including:

Our experience localizing games covers the following platforms:

  • 3DS
  • PS4
  • PS Vita
  • Xbox One
  • Nintendo Switch
  • PC
  • Mac
  • Android/Windows Phone
  • iPhone/iPad

We also cover most types of games, from puzzle games to MMORPGs, as well as any related documents: App Store/Google Play descriptions, technical documentation, marketing websites, press releases and so on.

To know more about our services and rates, please feel free to request a quote, we will get in touch with you within 24 hours.