Member since Jun '16

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

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December 2018

Jan-Christoph Müller
JP/EN>DE Film, manga, video games etc.

Gelnhausen, Hessen, Germany
Local time: 11:07 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German Native in German
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, Transcription
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingCinema, Film, TV, Drama
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoPoetry & Literature
Media / Multimedia

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 8, Questions answered: 2
Blue Board entries made by this user  11 entries

Translation education Master's degree - Goethe University Frankfurt
Experience Years of translation experience: 5. Registered at Jun 2015. Became a member: Jun 2016. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Japanese to German (Frankfurt University)
English to German (Frankfurt University)
Memberships Wadoku e.V., VdÜ
Software Dreamweaver, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Aegisub, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume English (PDF)
I am a specialist translator for the language pairs Japanese and English to German with extensive experience in the field of Japanese pop culture such as videogames, cinema, animation and manga for many years now.

I have a strong academic background and based on that, extensive exposure to the Japanese language and culture while living abroad in Tokyo.

My linguistic qualifications are a Master’s degree in Japanese studies from Frankfurt University and the Japanese language proficiency test certificate which I passed on the highest level N1.

Please don’t hesitate to contact me about your translation needs to receive an individual offer. My other services are editing, proofreading, transcription of audio and video as well as spotting and subtitling.

Types of texts I have experience working on:

- Video game dialogue scripts and manuals
- Japanese manga and graphic novels
- Subtitles for movies, documentaries and TV-Series
- Marketing texts
- Museum catalogs
- Newspaper articles
- Academic papers
- Fictional short stories
- Newsletters
- Websites
- User manuals

Sample portfolio (media I worked on):

- Blue, clean (Manga, Tokyopop)
- Shantae: Half-Genie Hero (Video game, Way Forward)
- Crossfire (Online game, SmileGate)
- The Vessel (Movie, Netflix etc.)
- New Initial D: The Movie 1-3 (Anime films, Peppermint Anime)
- Chesapeake Shores (TV series, Netflix etc.)
- Day 5 (TV series, Rooster Teeth)
- Assassin's Creed Documentary "Into the Creed" (Video game doc)
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Total pts earned: 8
(All PRO level)

Language (PRO)
English to German8
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama4
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino4

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Profile last updated
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