Nikita "Derke" Simitev (born february 6, 2003) is a Finnish-Russian professional Valorant player who is currently playing for Fnatic.
Derke is a former professional CS:GO player, where he competed under the name Derkeps. He mostly competed in second and third tier tournaments with KOVA Esports, winning a couple of online tournaments before switching over to Valorant.
Derke started his Valorant career playing for CrowCrowd where he achieved some success in the CIS Challengers tournaments before being signed to Fnatic in March of 2021. He is known for his incredible technical abilities and has already won several MVP awards in top tier tournaments.