Member since May '18

Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian to English

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

Ekaterinburg, Sverdlovskaya Oblast', Russian Federation
Local time: 04:10 +05 (GMT+5)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
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What Nikolay Novitskiy is working on
Sep 25 (posted via   Just finished a proofreading task for a major US-based online seller of consumer goods (20 000 words) ...more, + 8 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
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a Business member or Plus subscriber.
Services Software localization, Translation, Website localization, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing, Transcreation, Subtitling
Specializes in:
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoMarketing / Market Research

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 83, Questions answered: 52, Questions asked: 1
Project History 28 projects entered

Blue Board entries made by this user  10 entries

Payment methods accepted Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Wire transfer, Money order, American Express
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 6
Translation education Bachelor's degree - A. M. Gorky Ural State University
Experience Years of translation experience: 4. 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, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Poedit, SDL TRADOS, Smartcat
CV/Resume English (PDF)
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Professional practices Nikolay Novitskiy endorses's Professional Guidelines.

HIGH-SKILLED English to Russian video game translator / transcreator.

4 years of experience
100+ video games translated
+ good knowledge of computer hardware and software
+ expert knowledge of technical aspects of localization
+ passion for video games
+ knowledge of console-specific terminology
+ can translate updates, patches and DLCs
+ fluent in English

EXPERIENCED marketing translator / transcreator.

3 years of experience
+ 35+ marketing projects
+ market research
+ consumer goods
+ food and culinary
+ textile

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

Capacity: 1500-2000 words a day. Rates: 0.04 - 0.08 USD / word.


More about VIDEO GAME translator experience

Platforms: Android / iOS, PC, Web, PlayStation X, Xbox One, Nintendo and Nintendo Switch, Apple Watch.

Genres: slots, clicker, hidden objects, casual games, games for kids, shooter, puzzle, sports, simulator, quest, adventure, roguelike, action, arcade, racing, MOBA, strategy, RPG, sandbox, survival, MMORPG, online-gambling, horror.

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 NetherRealm Studios - "Mortal kombat X" (Fighting game for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Android).


A member of Game Localizers pool of My business reliability is confirmed by staff.


A winner of a poetry translation contest, organized by


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 their interests are on the first place.

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

Website: visit my Russian video game localization website.

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: 83
(All PRO level)

Language (PRO)
English to Russian83
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino32
Finance (general)15
Business/Commerce (general)8
Medical: Pharmaceuticals4
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.4
Computers (general)4
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects28
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

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Language pairs
English to Russian28
Specialty fields
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino25
Business/Commerce (general)1
Media / Multimedia1
Advertising / Public Relations1
Marketing / Market Research1
Other fields
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion1
Internet, e-Commerce1
Food & Drink1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
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