Kajiya Productions, Inc.
 

Kajiya Productions is Alexander O. Smith and Joseph Reeder working together with some of the best developers, translators, editors, and publishers in the business.

We translate video games, novels, and manga from Japanese to English offering both fidelity to the original, and a smooth, fully-localized end product.


Welcome!

FINAL FANTASY TACTICS A2

Grimoire of the Rift

FINAL FANTASY XII

  

  

FINAL FANTASY TACTICS

The War of the Lions

  

ALL YOU NEED IS KILL

A Novel by Hiroshi Sakurazaka

Out-of-this-world, utterly amazing translation . . . a shining example of what every other translator should be striving to achieve”   -FUKAZENNA!

FINAL FANTASY I & II

Dawn of Souls

COWA!

A Manga by Akira Toriyama

The above gallery is intended to highlight a representative sample of work done by Kajiya Productions’ key translators and some of our collaborators/co-workers throughout our careers.

For a complete listing of works, please see our full resumes here: Alexander O. Smith and Joseph Reeder.

All images of game packages and book covers are the property of their respective copyright owners.

Joseph Reeder translatION

Alexander O. Smith translatION

Morgan M. Rushton EDITING

Joseph Reeder translatION

Alexander O. Smith translatION

Morgan M. Rushton EDITING

Alexander O. Smith translatION

Amanda Jun Katsurada translatION

Rich Amtower EDITING

Alexander O. Smith translatION

Steven Anderson EDITING

Joseph Reeder translatION

Tom Slattery translatION

Joseph Reeder translatION

Alexander O. Smith translatION

Alexander O. Smith translatION

Alexander O. Smith   translatION

with Elye J. Alexander

Joseph Reeder translatION

Alexander O. Smith translatION

-  NEWS  -

INTERVIEWS

GameSetWatch Interview on Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together:

http://www.gamesetwatch.com/2011/02/kajiya_productions.php


PAX 2009 Gamasutra Interview: Kajiya Productions on Final Fantasy XII:

http://www.gamasutra.com/php-bin/news_index.php?story=25985


Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators interview on Brave Story:

http://www.scbwi.jp/pdf/NewsletterFallFINAL2009.pdf


“All You Need is Kill” interview at Haikasoru:

http://www.haikasoru.com/science-fiction/all-you-need-is-spill-an-interview-with-translator-joseph-reeder/


“Generations and Game Localization” interview at eludamos:

http://www.eludamos.org/index.php/eludamos/article/view/64/123


“Localization Tactics” interview at SquareHaven:

http://squarehaven.com/news/2007/04/27/Localization-Tactics-A-Conversation-with-Alexander-O-Smith/

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THE BOOK OF HEROES

A Novel by Miyuki Miyabe

Alexander O. Smith translatION

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

HARMONY

A Novel by Project Itoh

Alexander O. Smith translatION

PHILLIP K. DICK SPECIAL CITATION WINNER

The Devotion of Suspect X is elegant and spare and gripping and vivid.”  -JESSE KELLERMAN

THE DEVOTION OF SUSPECT X

A Novel by Keigo Higashino

Alexander O. Smith   translatION

with Elye J. Alexander

Joseph Reeder translatION

Alexander O. Smith translatION

EDGAR AWARDS “BEST NOVEL” NOMINEE