american english game localization translation
british english game localization translation

Interesting facts about English

Other languages of localization

American/British English

English is one of the most popular language in the world, it is an official language in 59 countries. The most people live in US(64,3%), UK(16,7), Canada(5,3%) and Australia(4,7%). English is an Indo-European language and belongs to the West Germanic group of the Germanic languages.

English as a language

English is considered as a global language, more and more people use it in work, business, studies.

English is on the first place of the most popular languages in the world if we look at native and all other users. It has 1,132 billion users, including 379 million that use it as a first language and 753 million people using it as a secondary language.

English in Game Localization

It’s one of the most popular language in game localization. On the list of the countries that have the biggest game revenue USA is on the 2nd place and United Kingdom is on the 6th place. According to Play store USA is on the 4th place considering downloading games, with an approximately 1,235,055,930 downloading. For comparison, total download on App Store USA has 2,098,141,490 what gives a 1st place and UK has 251,664,260 and it’s 3rd.

English is the most popular language on steam, with 34,59% users using it.

Revenue and number of players in the biggest English-speaking countries

  • USA has a 2nd place with a revenue of 47,62 billion and 197,16 million players.
  • UK has a 6th place with a revenue of 5,73 billion and 39,1 million players.
  • Canada has an 8th place with a revenue of 3.64 billion and 21.91 million players.
  • Nowadays English is one of the most influential and important language in the world. It is worth to have products translated into English, especially if you want to work internationally.

Check out games we have localized:

Localization English

0.06
$
0.06
PLN
0.30

per word

Proofreading English

0.03
$
0.03
PLN
0.15

per word

Beta Testing English

30.00
$
30.00
PLN
150.00

per hour