Nikita Zima was born on the 14th of May 1995 in the city of Donetsk Oblast, Donbass, Ukraine. He lived a fairly interesting life being a city boy from the urban province of Donbass, North-Eastern Ukraine; although after a few months of him turning 18 he joined the Armed Forces of Ukraine. More specifically the 4th Guards Kantemirovskaya Tank Division. He progressed through the ranks to Junior Sergeant [The Ukrainian equivalent of Corporal]
Come 2014, he was quickly posted to key areas around the Donbass region to combat the advancing Russian & Pro-Russian Forces.