Rostislav Trifonov

Personal Info

Full Name

Rostislav Trifonov


Rostislav is a G.A.N.G. and IGDA awards nominated sound designer and electronic music producer.

He worked most recently as a sound designer at Microsoft’s Mojang Studios, where he created sound effects and music for upcoming projects in the Minecraft universe.

Furthermore, he also designs sound effects for official trailers of movies and games, used most recently in Finch, Mortal Kombat, Soul (Disney/Pixar), Disney+, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands and Minecraft Dungeons.

Rostislav founded the audio library company RT Sonics, creating packs used and endorsed by many industry veterans. RT Sonics’ Cinematic Bundle recently received a great review and rating by Sound on Sound.

Some of his most recent game titles include Minecraft, Minecraft Dungeons, Mortal Shell, ‘Ark: Survival Evolved’, ‘The Mean Greens – Plastic Warfare’, ‘Outlaws of the Old West’ and others.

He’s also designed sound effects and music for companies, such as Roland, Soundmorph, UNESCO and Xvision AS.

Rostislav is often invited to do guest lectures/masterclasses on creative sound design at universities, such as Coventry University and SAE New York, as well as doing TV interviews, such as BTV and Nova TV.

Personal Website


Years of Experience

6 to 9 years

Game platforms you've worked with

iOS, Android, PC/MAC, XBOX ONE, Playstation 4


Performer, Composer, Sound Designer, Audio Director, Sound Supervisor, Music Producer, Audio Engineer, Technical Sound Designer, Field Recordist, Music Editor

Instrument Skills

Piano, Ethnic Percussion, Hardware Synths

My Awards


Nominee – Best Sound Design for an Indie Game, 19th annual G.A.N.G. awards


Nominee – Best Dialogue for an Indie Game, 19th annual G.A.N.G. awards


Nominee – Sound Design, 2021 Global Industry Game Awards


Nominee – Audio Technology, 2021 Global Industry Game Awards


Games I've worked on



Minecraft Dungeons

Mortal Shell

Ark: Survival Evolved

Outlaws of the Old West

The Mean Greens – Plastic Warfare


Also, created cinematic sound effects for trailers of Finch, Soul (Disney/Pixar), Mortal Kombat, Disney+.



Current Title

Sound Designer/Music Composer/Audio Director

Previous companies you worked for and job title there (optional)

Mojang Studios (Microsoft) – Sound Designer and Music Composer

RT Sonics – Sound Designer/Founder

Roland – Sound Designer/Music Producer