Member since Jun '10

Working languages:
English to German
French to German
German (monolingual)

Andreas Protar
Translator and gamer

Local time: 03:32 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization
Specializes in:
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoComputers (general)

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 44, Questions answered: 29, Questions asked: 3
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Other - IUED, Heidelberg University
Experience Years of translation experience: 8. Registered at Jan 2010. Became a member: Jun 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to German (Universität Heidelberg)
French to German (Universität Heidelberg)
German (Universität Heidelberg)
Memberships BDÜ
Software MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Transifex, Powerpoint, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request / Lebenslauf auf Anfrage erhältlich
Conference participation Conferences attended
Training sessions attended Software translation and localization for translators [download]
Kurswechsel: Der Weg in die Selbständigkeit [download]
How to Become an Efficient Proofreader [download]

I hold a translation degree (Diplom-Übersetzer) from Heidelberg University, and a Certificate of Proficiency in English from Cambridge University. After several years of working in the music, movies and games retail business, I have finally taken the step of becoming a freelance translator.
Since I also enjoy playing games in my spare time, these experiences help me pursue my dream career as a language professional with an emphasis on gaming.

My gaming experiences include the following platforms:


Apple Macintosh

Microsoft Windows



ATARI 7800

ATARI Jaguar

PlayStation Portable

PlayStation 3

This is a list of the hardware and software that I work with:

Apple MacBook Pro 15" laptop computer

Logitech Wireless Mouse

macOS 10.13

Firefox web browser

Safari web browser

Microsoft Office 2016



Wordfast Pro 5

iPad Air 2

iPhone SE

iOS 11

T-Com Speedport router

HP DeskJet printer/scanner/copier

This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 48
PRO-level pts: 44

Top languages (PRO)
English to German32
French to German8
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino8
Transport / Transportation / Shipping8
Media / Multimedia4
Astronomy & Space4
Computers: Hardware4
IT (Information Technology)4
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Keywords: German, translator, games, translation, localization, proof-reading

Profile last updated
Apr 11

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