JBI Studios' Blog on Voice-Over, Dubbing, and Multimedia Localization.

How to Effectively Localize Video Games For Japan

Japan is the third largest video game market in the world following the U.S. and China. However, Japanese gamers spend the most money per user at about $371 annually. These figures–along with Japan's strong mobile game market–make the country an ideal target market for video game creators. The best way to reach Japanese gamers? Video game localization.

Topics: Voice-over & Audio Translation & Localization multimedia Video Games

Voice-Over Pitfalls to Avoid

Voice-over is a great industry for those who love voice acting, playing different characters, and being their own boss. To be a freelance voice actor means that you're your own business. To grow, you also have to invest in your craft as well as hone your skills in both audio recording and business management.

We've put together a short list of some of the pitfalls to avoid in the voice-over industry. This is not a full list, however, if you're able to avoid these roadblocks, you will be well on your way to building a successful voice-over career.

Topics: Voice-over & Audio Dubbing

Spain: A Dubbing Country

Spain is a country that has a strong dubbing culture much like Italy. In Spain, most American TV shows and films are dubbed into Castilian Spanish, the standard Spanish spoken in Spain (which we will refer to as Spanish in this article). Although there is an increasing number of films being shown with the original audio and subtitles, Spanish audiences still generally prefer their foreign films dubbed.

Topics: Voice-over & Audio Dubbing Spanish

Tips For Your Child Starting Their Voice-over Career

Does your child enjoy imitating the voices of characters on screen? Have they done any acting for a school show? Maybe they'd love to be a voice actor!

Topics: Voice-over & Audio Dubbing Children

Voice-over Narration for Documentaries

While people spend more time indoors, they're getting a chance to watch documentaries or docu-series that they might not have before. Maybe they want to learn about Ebola or what causes pandemics–documentaries are a great way to learn about a topic while also being entertained at the same time.

Topics: Voice-over & Audio Dubbing Documentary

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