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TOC: The Journal of Internationalization and Localization 4 / 2 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 09-Feb-2018
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: The Journal of Internationalization and Localization Vol. 4, No. 2 (2017)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: The Journal of Internationalization and Localization
Volume Number: 4
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2018

Subtitle: Special Issue: Game Localisation

Main Text:

2017. v, 132 pp.

Table of Contents

Xiaochun Zhang and Samuel Strong
Pages 71 – 73


Research in game localisation: An overview
Carme Mangiron
Pages 74 – 99

Translating literature into playability: The case of Dante’s Inferno
Silvia Pettini
Pages 100 – 119

On the sociolinguistics of video games localisation: Localising games into minority languages in Spain
Alberto Fernández-Costales
Pages 120 – 140

Targeted translation: How game translations are used to meet market expectations
Aiden Ranford
Pages 141 – 161

Fallacies of game localization: Censorship and #TorrentialDownpour
Stephen Mandiberg
Pages 162 – 182

Seeking delocalization: Fan community and game localization in the age of user empowerment
Minako O'Hagan
Pages 183 – 202

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): Basque (eus)
                            English (eng)
                            Japanese (jpn)
                            Spanish (spa)

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