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1. Localization

Localization that works

How to get pro-quality localization on a limited startup or indie budget?

The secret is working directly with
a customizable,
all-remote,
self-organized
,
and self-managed team of top-bracket specialists.
Each team member specializes in particular types of sites, apps, or games and has years of XP behind their belt.

2. Savings

Localization that saves

Work with the talent behind most successful translation companies but without the middlemen and added costs:

Save budget: No staff that drives the pricing up
Save time: No more searching job boards and ending up with the wrong candidate

3. TECH

Localization Platform

Get free access* to our advanced platform with such handy features as:

  • Team-wide communication & direct collaboration
  • Screenshots, comments, character limits for any string
  • QA & code integrity checks
  • TMs & terminology

*No credit card/subscription required

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Our capabilities

Adaptable
& customizable

We’ll meet your needs whether you’re a startup, an indie developer, or a small business owner

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Customize
Customize

Choose between a standard team set-up or make up your own

Translation
Translation

We'll translate your legal and help docs, marketing and social texts

Prioritize
Prioritize

Pay less for less important content or add proofreading

Expertise
Expertise

Each member has been carefully vetted & has years of XP

Collaborate
Collaborate

Communicate without the middlemen, delays & broken messages

Savings
Savings

No extra corporate staff that drives the prices up

Projects

Some products we've localized

Grippy Golf

Grippy Golf is a speedrunning 3D platformer where objects stick to the ball

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Grippy Golf

Social Media Client

Ukrainian localization for a social media big tech, all content across all it’s platforms

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Social Media Client

Yearn: Tyrant’s Conquest

Yearn is a couch strategy game by TripleRam Games where you control 4 maniacal tyrants in their quest for power

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Yearn: Tyrant’s Conquest

EXMO

EXMO is a cryptocurrency exchange platform that makes trading cryptocurrency easy

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EXMO

Woeful Woebots

Woeful Woebots is an arcade shooter made from the ground up for VR with full support for HTC Vive, Windows Mixed Reality, and Oculus…

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Woeful Woebots
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TEAM

Indies by spirit. Professionals by trade

French Video Game Localizer, Admin

Aurelie Perrin

  • 10+ years localizing games, website, & apps
  • Worked on many famous titles from some of the biggest studios
  • Motto: More than words
  • Goal: To find a compromise between own needs & gamers' expectations

www.orelitranslation.com

French Copywriting, Editing, & Marketing Translation

Anne Sophie De Clercq

  • MA in translation, linguistics, & international negotiation
  • Superpowers: Linguistic accuracy, cultural mastery, & business shrewdness
  • Triple E rule: Efficacy. Efficiency. Excellence

owlet.xyz

Ukrainian & Russian localization Designer, Team Founder

Artem Nedrya

  • MA in English philology; London Met Uni, Tech Translation
  • Designing stories with words since 2012: 40+ games, several websites, dozens of apps localized, hundreds of articles written

To translate is to create, carefully selecting language elements to design a new whole: www.translationdesigner.com

Certified English-German translator, Game localizer

Thomas Rühl

  • B.A. in English and German linguistics (University of Mannheim, 2007), M.A. in Translation Studies (University of Leipzig, 2010)
  • One of the winners in the Pro category of the 2015 LocJAM2 game localization contest
  • Member of BDÜ, Publicly Appointed and Sworn Translator for the English

Thomas-Ruhl, German localizer
Spanish Translator and Localizer

Ana Belén Cruz Sánchez

  • B.A. in Translation at the University of Granada (2010), M.A. in Translation and Localization of software, websites, video games, & multimedia
  • Translated content for Microsoft's launches of video games (FIFA17, Gear of War, Forza Horizon, & Halo Wars 2), website marketing copy
  • Specialized in App, Web, Game Localization & Marketing, Fashion Translation

Ana-Belen-Cruz, Spanish localizer
Spanish (Chile, Latin American) Game Localizer

Juan Guillermo Beiner

  • Graduated from EATRI Professional Institute, 2010 (Language Interpretation & Translation)
  • LocJam Video Game Translation Contest 2014, 2015, & 2016 Winner: Pro Category
  • Specialized in RPG, MMORPG, Strategy, Puzzle, MOBA, Adventure, Casino, Mobile Games & IT

Localizing a video game is much more than just translating between languages, as it requires knowing the expectations of a demanding target audience and being commited to deliver no less than an outstanding final product

JG-Beiner-spanish localizer
Dutch localizer & Finance translator

Matthijs den Hartog

  • Utrecht University, Language & Culture Studies, 2012; one more degree
  • Translated content for EA's games and related materials4 an in-house translator for upcoming games developed by one of top three game console makers; localized Pokémon GO 😉
  • Specialized in Stock market trading (Forex), video games, IT, Internet, & politic

When I was younger, I used to be a passionate gamer. Now, I am a passionate translator. I’ve played so many badly localized games when I was younger, that I changed my console and game language into English, because everything sounded much cooler. The key to a good translation into Dutch is that it needs to be cool.

matthijs der hartog dutch localizer
Indies By Spirit. Professionals By Heart

These were just some of us

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Clients

Some clients
we've
worked with

As a team, we’ve mostly worked with indie studios and small businesses. And in our individual careers, we’ve worked with many world-famous studios and brands.

TESTIMONIALS

What clients said
about our team

Woeful Woebots

”The ILT helped Hello Bard and our Woeful Woebots VR shooter reach several new regions. Working with them was a very easy and smooth process. I would definitively use them again for future projects!”

Bard Hole Standal

Designer & Developer, Hello Bard

Shooty Troops

”The ILT has been a pleasure to work with. They are professional, efficient and provide a quick turnaround. Communication with the team is second to none, and they go the extra mile to ensure the translations are accurate. I’ll definitely be using their services in future.”

Dave Evans

Director & Developer, 804 Game Studios

Divine Ascent

“Working with The ILT has been a quite perfect experience one could hope for: quick and effective. I had good communication and many questions about any possible issue so that their translations are spot on. I'll most definitely work with them again.”

Tim Paez

Developer, Absorb Reality

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Grippy Golf

Grippy Golf is a speedrunning 3D platformer where objects stick to the ball

  • Client

    Switchback Studio

  • Service

    Localization

  • Product

    Video game

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Social Media Client

Ukrainian localization for a social media big tech, all content across all it’s platforms

  • Client

    Silicon Valley company

  • Service

    Localization

  • Product

    App, Website, Marketing

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Yearn: Tyrant’s Conquest

Yearn is a couch strategy game by TripleRam Games where you control 4 maniacal tyrants in their quest for power

  • Client

    TripleRam Games

  • Service

    Localization

  • Product

    Video game

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EXMO

EXMO is a cryptocurrency exchange platform that makes trading cryptocurrency easy

  • Client

    EXMO Exchange LTD

  • Service

    Localization Copywriting

  • Product

    Crypto exchange

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Woeful Woebots

Woeful Woebots is an arcade shooter made from the ground up for VR with full support for HTC Vive, Windows Mixed Reality, and Oculus Touch

  • Client

    Hello Bard

  • Service

    Localization

  • Product

    Video game

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