Lionbridge and Rocket Sound Partner of Videogame Voice Solution
Lionbridge Technologies and Rocket Sound today announced a partnership to provide end-to-end global audio solutions for game titles, from original English-language voice production to global translation and voiceover services worldwide.
Together, Lionbridge and Rocket Sound will provide a complete suite of voiceover audio, localization, testing, marketing, and community management services to help clients in the games publishing industry connect with their global audiences.
"The game industry is now global and has adjusted its thinking. The new normal requires agile end-to-end translation, localization QA, and global voiceover services for simultaneous release of games into multiple markets," said Tugdual Delisle, senior vice president of games and entertainment at Lionbridge, in a statement. "By partnering with Rocket Sound, the premier audio production company for videogames in North America, we offer clients a robust, end-to-end global audio production solution. Together, we are changing the global audio paradigm."
"The world of global videogame services evolves quickly. Our partnership with Lionbridge Game Services demonstrates a commitment to stay ahead of our customers' evolving needs, and provide them with the deepest possible level of support," said Tom Hays, president of Rocket Sound, in a statement. "Lionbridge shares our commitment to high quality and adds a unique global footprint that lets them create a consistent result across languages worldwide. By combining Rocket Sound's proven ability to get the industry's best English-language voice performances into games with Lionbridge's large-scale, top-quality international voice production abilities, we can ensure line-for-line consistency for top-quality videogames released in every market."