Tim O’Leary

Tim O'Leary is a localization producer and manager at Nintendo of America Inc. He studied Japanese at the University of Oregon, and studied coaching education for the martial arts at the Osaka University of Health and Sports Sciences. He has been in video game localization for over ten years and enjoys the work because each project is unique with its own challenges and rewards, and because his kids think it's cool.


The Nuts and Bolts of Video Game Localization

Video game localization is fun.

It's also a complex process of which translation is only a part of the bigger picture.

This presentation will delve into the localization process from start to fi nish, touch on the challenges and opportunities each project presents, and offer...