Passionate gamer since the age of four year old, Damien Yoccoz grew up with a pad in his hands. Localization in the 90s was not such an important matter as it can be nowadays, from that, he developed his skills in languages mostly through videogames.
After a three year course in English studies, he made his first steps in the industry in 2009, working as a linguistic tester in Québec for the top testing company, Enzyme Testing Labs. During his year and a half there, he collaborated in the development of the following AAA titles: Star Wars: The Old Republic (PC), Anno 1404: Dawn of Discovery (PC), Ghostbusters - The Video Game (PSP), No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (Wii), The Eye Of Judgment (PSP), Monkey Island 2 : SE (X360/iPad), Prince Of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (PSP), Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (PSP).
He left Canada for Spain in 2010, working with Localsoft, the localization company. As a linguistic tester he took collaborated on the following projects: BRINK (X360/PS3/PC), Mortal Kombat (X360/PS3), Hunted: The Demon's Forge (X360/PS3/PC). He's also been charged to supervise the French voiceover recording for Hunted: The Demon's Forge.
Starting a translator career in 2011, he is as well credited in the free MMORPG Lucent Heart.
Last updated: Jul 29, 2011