Let’s Support Gbiso: Jam For Liberia

In part with our Borderless Connections initiative, We take pride in connecting with other community groups and businesses both local to our home base of Tokyo and around the web. In collaboration with Legacy Lounge, we present you a night to remember! Hello Everyone, Welcome to Jam for Liberia! This night is about coming togetherContinue reading “Let’s Support Gbiso: Jam For Liberia”

BT Case Studies: Japanese Recipe Book

Written by Mac Kendema Have you ever wanted to share your story? Do the listeners speak the same language as you? Join us as we take a look at the world of multilingual video content with the Youtube group Japanese Recipe Book. Challenge Speaking a second or third language can open new doors and withContinue reading “BT Case Studies: Japanese Recipe Book”

Introducing Borderless Conversations

Written by Mac Kendema Here at Borderless Translations, we take pride in connecting with other community groups and businesses both local to our home base of Tokyo and around the web. Today we are introducing a new way to learn and discuss different and similar traditions and quirks of our cultures. Things get even moreContinue reading “Introducing Borderless Conversations”

Dubbing vs. Subtitling: Which Should You Choose?

Written by Mo Stone Imagine you’ve just completed your short film, web series, or documentary. Now, you’d like to get your passion project to a wider audience by translating it into another language. For this, you have two choices: dubbing or subtitling. Which is the best option? Read on for more information about these twoContinue reading “Dubbing vs. Subtitling: Which Should You Choose?”

Melanated Game Kitchen Classic Collards Jam Wrap-Up

Written by Mo Stone Melanated Game Kitchen, a collective of game creators that combines gaming, cooking, and culture, wrapped up their Classic Collards Culture Bytes game jam on March 20, 2022. Held over a two-week period, the Culture Bytes game jams provide game creators of all experience levels the time and opportunity to develop aContinue reading “Melanated Game Kitchen Classic Collards Jam Wrap-Up”

Creator Spotlight: An Interview With Game Designer Tim S. Davis, Part Two

This is Part Two of our interview with Tim S. Davis. To hear about how Tim got started in the gaming industry and some of his biggest challenges, read Part One here. At Borderless Translations, we’re always keen to learn from fellow creators, such as Timothy Staton-Davis, a technical game designer, producer, and leader withContinue reading “Creator Spotlight: An Interview With Game Designer Tim S. Davis, Part Two”

Creator Spotlight: An Interview With Game Designer Tim S. Davis

Here at Borderless Translations, we’re always keen to learn from fellow creators, especially those in the entertainment and gaming industries, where there is a huge demand for translation and localization. We recently got the chance to pose some questions to Timothy Staton-Davis, a technical game designer, producer, and leader with expertise in understanding people, guidingContinue reading “Creator Spotlight: An Interview With Game Designer Tim S. Davis”

Happening Now: Melanated Game Kitchen Classic Collards Jam 

Interested in gaming? Cooking? Culture? The Melanated Game Kitchen combines these three passions with their Culture Bytes game jam series, the newest of which kicked off on March 6th.  A collective of game creators, Melanated Game Kitchen focuses on creating unique interactive experiences relevant to themes of the African Diaspora. Held over a two-week period,Continue reading “Happening Now: Melanated Game Kitchen Classic Collards Jam “

Considerations For Studying Japanese: Is It As Hard As People Say?

Written by Mo Stone There are a lot of excellent reasons to study a new language. Many language learners choose to study Japanese because they have grown up enjoying Japanese media such as anime, manga, or video games, and want to gain a further appreciation for the culture. In addition, Japanese can be a smartContinue reading “Considerations For Studying Japanese: Is It As Hard As People Say?”

More Than Just Language: Essential Skills For Translators

Written by Mo Stone For a career in the translation industry, it’s obvious that you need to possess good language skills and have a high competency in your target language. But what other skills should you have for a successful career in this competitive and in-demand field? Read on for our list of essential skillsContinue reading “More Than Just Language: Essential Skills For Translators”