News & Events

05/18/2017

LAI's CEO will give a talk entitled, "Free Tools and Strategies for Publishing Your Game Globally" on May 18 at 11 am, at Casual Connect Asia in...

05/16/2017 - 05/18/2017

LAI will be attending Casual Connect Asia in May, including a presentation by LAI's CEO.

If you are thinking about localizing or publishing your...

02/09/2017

LAI celebrated its 24th anniversary in grand style with cake, balloons and festivities! Our partners and overseas offices celebrated with us as well. Please visit our ...

02/01/2017 - 02/02/2017

LAI attended this year's Mobile Growth Summit, meeting partners and clients, and listening to many interesting presentations from thought leaders in the mobile app and gaming sectors.

10/26/2016 - 10/28/2016

LAI had a successful Game Connection, reconnecting with current clients, making new friends and developing new business relationships. We met some amazing indie developers and are looking at...

08/15/2016

LAI had a successful soft launch of our flagship game Mind Mould into Singapore and Taiwan as part of...

07/28/2016 - 07/31/2016

On the heels of a successful presence at MGA in Kuala Lumpur, Michelle Zhao, LAI's Director of Global Publishing participated at the huge B2B event at ChinaJoy, China's biggest game show,...

07/14/2016

LAI released the  newest version of its Game Market Analyzer app for iPad today. V1.1 adds many new features, including the ability to calculate...

07/13/2016 - 07/14/2016

Michelle Zhao, LAI's Director of Global Publishing, will attend the Mobile Game Asia conference in Kuala Lumpur.

06/14/2016 - 06/16/2016

LAI's CEO will be attending E3 this year.  E3 is the world's premier trade show for computer, video and mobile games and related products.

05/20/2016

David Lakritz, LAI's CEO, was invited to attend and present at memoQfest International 2016, a translation industry event held by Kilgray, one of the world's fastest...

04/06/2016

David Cole of DFC Intelligence and David Lakritz of LAI Global Gaming Services will be presenting at an Open Gaming Alliance Research Webinar on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:00 AM PDT. This webinar will...

01/21/2016

LAI's free GMA (Game Market Analyzer) app for iPad was released today and is now available in the App Store. Search for "lai gma" or download from this link: ...

12/21/2015

Gamasutra recognized LAI's expertise on global game publishing and featured our ...

11/12/2015 - 11/15/2015

G-STAR 2015 Global Game Exhibition will be held in Busan, South Korea from November 12-15!  It is a great tradeshow that LAI has been happily participating year after year!  We would...

11/01/2015

LAI hosted a promotional event for our to-be-published Mind Mould game at Shamrock Irish Pub in Dalian on November 1. We had a really great discussion with gamers and language enthusiasts....

10/31/2015

LAI attended the 21st TransTech Salon in Beijing and had a lively discussion with over 200 language and technology enthusiasts onsite and online. Our Global Publishing Director Michelle Zhao...

07/30/2015 - 08/01/2015

LAI attended the 13th China Digital Entertainment Expo & Conference 2015 (ChinaJoy 2015) in Shanghai. We had pleasant conversations with game publishing and development representatives from...

06/18/2015 - 06/20/2015

LAI attended E3 2015 in Los Angeles from June 18 to 20.  E3 is a grand stage and playground for the world's top innovators, envisioners and producers in the video game industry, and one of...

06/10/2015 - 06/11/2015

LAI exhibited at Mobile Gaming USA / Global Games Day in San Francisco from June 10 to 11. We met with many industry innovators and made great contacts with some of the key players to support our...

10/26/2014

Language Automation, Inc. (LAI) has rebranded itself as "LAI Global Game Services", introducing a new set of products and services to help videogame companies publish their games in overseas...

07/22/2014 - 07/24/2014

LAI attended Casual Connect in San Francisco, looking to make partnerships to support our global game publishing initiatives.  We met some great companies and attended some great sessions as...

05/05/2014 - 05/06/2014

LAI attended GMIC - Beijing, looking to make partnerships to support our China game publishing initiatives.  We met some great companies and attended some great sessions as well!

05/05/2014 - 05/06/2014

LAI exhibited at Mobile Gaming USA, showing our new GMA (Game Market Analyzer) app and establishing partnerships with key players to support our global game publishing initiatives.

04/01/2014

LAI's CEO attended ChinaSF's April 1 meeting where the topic was "China's High-Tech Surge: Investing in America and Innovation". The game industry was well represented at the meeting, highlighted...

03/17/2014 - 03/21/2014

LAI attended GDC in San Francisco, looking to make partnerships to support our global game publishing initiatves. We met some great companies and attended some great sessions as well.

02/05/2014 - 02/06/2014

LAI attended the AppsWorld conference in San Francisco, looking to make partnerships to support our global game publishing initiatives.  We met some great companies and attended some great...

11/23/2013 - 11/24/2013
LAI's Managing Director of China is taking part in the 2nd Global Mobile Game Developers Conference in Chengdu. Over 1,200 industry professionals...
11/14/2013 - 11/17/2013
G-STAR is one of the premiere industry events in Asia. It's a large tradeshow that LAI is happy to take part in year after year. This...
10/22/2013 - 10/23/2013

GMIC Silicon Valley comprises several tracks, bringing together 10,000+ developers, executives, startups, and investors from 60+ countries across all platforms...

10/16/2013 - 10/19/2013
Once again, LAI attended Mexico City's DevHour, the largest conference specifically for game developers in Latin America. Our Game Localization Marketing...
10/03/2013 - 10/06/2013
09/01/2013 - 11/01/2013
Initiated at the end of 2008 by the Chinese government, the Recruitment Program of Global Experts (千人计划, also known as “Thousand Talents Program”) aims to attract overseas talent in key and emerging...
08/21/2013 - 08/25/2013
gamescom 2013 saw 340,000 visitors from 88 countries, making gamescom the largest game trade fair in the...
07/31/2013 - 08/01/2013
This year, our CEO, David Lakritz, spoke about the future trends in game localization,...
07/30/2013 - 08/01/2013
LAI met many industry professionals at Casual Connect this year, the conference to connect with mobile and social developers and...
07/16/2013
Our partnership with Operation Rainfall was announced earlier this summer. Operation Rainfall (oprainfall) is a movement of gamers that aided in bringing 3 games from Japan to international markets...
07/15/2013

Meet us at ChinaJoy this summer! We make it a priority to attend one of China's largest conferences, and we look forward to making new contacts there this year. (Exact dates TBA.)

05/28/2013

Game Connection allows us to network with over 1,000 industry professionals from around the world. Come meet us in Shanghai, and be one of them!

05/22/2013

2013 is the Nordic Game Conference's 10th year in operation, drawing in developers from the entire Nordic region. Our Marketing Specialist will be in the Scandinavian countries for a number of...

04/03/2013

With LAI's newest office in China, we wouldn't miss an opportunity to attend Southern China's largest expo!

03/25/2013 - 03/29/2013

LAI wouldn't miss the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only game industry event! You can find us at the Localization Summit, or feel free to set up a meeting with us ahead of...

03/24/2013

The Flash Gaming Summit (FGS) is a must for Flash developers, complete with an annual award show in addition to presentations relevant to the Flash development community. We look forward to...

01/31/2013 - 02/02/2013

You can meet LAI at our booth during the Taipei Game Show - the only game show in Taiwan, home to over 400 booths and 300,000+ attendees. Check out the website for more information: http://tgs.tca...

01/01/2013 - 12/31/2013

We are pleased to announce that LAI reached its 20th anniversary this year! Join us for a special celebration later in the year! Stay up-to-date on our event by subscribing to our newsletter:...

11/17/2012 - 11/19/2012

GDC China is a fantastic platform for presentations and discussions regarding Asia's incredible games market. With the boom in game players and developers in the region, GDC China is a key event...

10/11/2012 - 10/14/2012

The Brasil Game Show (BGS) is the largest gaming convention in Latin America, with over 60,000 attendees in 2011. The BGS hosts many booths and remains a great way for LAI to connect with our...

10/09/2012 - 10/11/2012

GDC Online connects game developers and business professionals who focus on the online gaming community, through in-depth discussions on industry trends and development platforms.

10/08/2012 - 10/12/2012

LAI met with game developers in Mexico City to learn about the local development community and to address their needs.

09/19/2012 - 09/21/2012
LAI attended the 2012 LRC Conference on Social Localisation. The ever-increasing socialisation of the web has had a spectacular impact on localisation and translation. Only a year ago, who...