Trump

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Player Information
Name:
Jeffrey Shih
Birth:
June 28, 1987 (1987-06-28) (age 31)
Country:
Team:
Total Earnings:
$40,075
Links
Achievements
Vulcun Deckmasters (in Team SoloMid)
History
2014-??-?? — 2014-07-08
2014-07-08 — 2017-03-16
2017-03-16 — Present

Jeffrey "Trump" Shih is a Hearthstone player from the United States, currently playing for Tempo Storm. He was a StarCraft 2 streamer and former pro player. His popularity has grown a lot since he started streaming Hearthstone, and he is one of the most well-known players.

Overview[edit]

Biography[edit]

Trump is a native of California's Bay Area who is a popular StarCraft II streamer often featured on Team Liquid and has attended LAN events in the San Francisco and Oakland areas as a player and caster, but he is arguably even more well known currently as a Hearthstone streamer and pro gamer.

Achievements[edit]

In Beta[edit]

He was one of the players invited to compete at the Innkeeper's Invitational at BlizzCon, where he defeated StarCraft colleague Husky in the quarterfinals before losing to another StarCraft colleague - eventual champion Artosis - in the semifinals. Since then, he has also been on Fight Night as part of Team LiquidValue. He participated in SeatStory Cup, where he defeated Ek0p, Monk and Artosis before losing to Gnimsh twice and finishing in third place. He became known for playing free to play decks, having reached legend with a free to play mage [1], shaman[2], warlock and priest [3].

Post-Release[edit]

Trump has since reached legend with a free to play Shaman deck and Warlock deck.[Citation needed]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2018-01-14 A55 - 6th A2Major GEICO Hearthstone Showdown - Pro vs Amateur 0 : 3 USA Mugibaby $400
2017-04-30 A33 - 4th A1Premier DreamHack Austin 2017 0 : 3 USA shoop $2,050
2017-03-12 B717 - 24th A2Major ONOG PAX East Major 2017 1 : 3 INnoVation $0
2017-02-19 B733 - 64th A1Premier 2017 HCT - Americas Winter Championship $100
2017-01-29 A33 - 4th A2Major ONOG PAX South Major 2017 0 : 3 USA Leadpaint $700
2016-07-21 A11st A7Showm. Battleriff Showmatch Trump vs Amaz 3 : 2 Hong Kong Amaz $1,000
2016-04-24 B717 - 32nd A2Major 2016 ONOG PAX East Major 0 : 3 IV $50
2016-02-19 A55 - 8th A1Premier The Curse Trials 0 : 3 Germany SuperJJ $1,250
2015-04-30 A55th A3Minor Kinguin Pro League 2015 Season 1 Group Horde $500
2014-05-10 A33rd A3Minor Tavern Takeover 1 3 : 2 USA ThatsAdmirable $500
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament
Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize Partner List
2018-08-10 A44th A7Showm. The Boomsday Project Inn-vitational $0
2017-12-10 A77 - 8th A1Premier Trinity Series Season 2 3 - 4 Grp. S. $1,000
2017-04-15 A33rd A7Showm. Red Bull Team Brawl: Spring 2017 1 - 2 Grp. S. $500
2016-02-06 A22nd A7Showm. Red Bull Team Brawl 1 : 5 $0
2014-02-21 A22nd A7Showm. Fight Night Season 4 2 : 3 $312.5
2014-02-14 A22nd A7Showm. Fight Night Season 3 2 : 3 $312.5
2014-01-17 A22nd A7Showm. Fight Night Season 2 2 : 3 $312.5
2014-01-10 A11st A7Showm. Fight Night Season 1 4 : 1 $1,312.5
About achievementsPlayer from any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • Has a degree in finance from New York University.[4]
  • As a StarCraft player, he is a former Terran player who played for Vega Squadron.

Interviews[edit]

2014[edit]

2013[edit]

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