Member since May '18

Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian to English

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January 2019

Nikolay Novitskiy
Life is but a game. Let's hunt it down!

Ekaterinburg, Sverdlovskaya Oblast', Russian Federation
Local time: 14:24 +05 (GMT+5)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
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What Nikolay Novitskiy is working on
Nov 19, 2018 (posted via  Small RPG video game ...more, + 6 other entries »
Total word count: 6500

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Life is but a game. Let's hunt it down!
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Software localization, Translation, Website localization, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing
Specializes in:
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 32, Questions answered: 13
Project History 18 projects entered

Blue Board entries made by this user  4 entries

Payment methods accepted Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Wire transfer, Money order, American Express
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Translation education Bachelor's degree - A. M. Gorky Ural State University
Experience Years of translation experience: 3. Registered at May 2018. Became a member: May 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Russian (Ural State University )
English (Ural State University , verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Poedit, SDL TRADOS, Smartcat
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Nikolay Novitskiy endorses's Professional Guidelines.
HIGH-SKILLED English to Russian video games translator with 4 years of experience, expert knowledge of technical aspects of localization and a passion for video games. Good knowledge of computer hardware and software. Fluent in English and strong financial background (diploma in International Economics). Registered as a sole proprietor since 2009.

Portfolio85 gaming projects.

Platforms: Android / iOS, PC, Web, PlayStation X, Xbox One, Nintendo.

Genres: slots, clicker, object finding, casual games, games for kids, shooter, puzzle, sports, quest, adventure, roguelike, action-arcade, racing, MOBA, strategy, RPG, sandbox.

CAT-tools: memoQ, SDL Trados, OmegaT, Poedit

Capacity: 1500 words a day. Rates: 0.04 - 0.08 USD / word.

MAJOR END CUSTOMERSNintendo - "Mario + Rabbids® Kingdom Battle" (turn-based tactics for kids), Ubisoft - "Steep" (sports/simulator game for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch) and FlowFire Games - "Synthetik" (rogue-lite action for PC).

I'm a member of Game Localizers pool of It means that my business reliability is confirmed by staff.

Knowledge and skills:

Expert knowledge of technical aspects of localization, good knowledge of computer hardware and software, Internet, applications (MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw). Good gaming skills (150+ games on my Steam account). Customer-oriented approach: the gamer is our client and his interests are on the first place.

Education: A. M. Gorky Ural State University (diploma in International Economics). 

Work experience:

January 2017 - present time: freelance translator of video games.

April 2015 - present time: volunteer translator of video games.

March 2009 - present time: sole proprietor, various businesses.

February 2008 - December 2008: content and web-site manager, PR-assistant, Orgprom LLC, Ekaterinburg, Russia

July 2007 - January 2008: PR and content manager,, Ekaterinburg, Russia

March 2007 - June 2007: content manager of a mobile games platform, Motiv Telecom, Ekaterinburg, Russia

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: 32
(All PRO level)

Language (PRO)
English to Russian32
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino28
Medical: Pharmaceuticals4

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects18
With client feedback0
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Language pairs
English to Russian18
Specialty fields
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino18
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Keywords: english, russian, video games, Android, macOS, PC, PlayStationX, Nintendo, Xbox One, Web, Casual game, Object finding, Clicker, Shooter, Action-arcade, Game for kids, Puzzle, Strategy, RPG, Roguelike, Adventure, Quest, Online shooter, MOBA, Sandbox, Casino, Slots, MMORPG

Profile last updated
Jan 20

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