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[e][h]Sheik Tafokints
Tafokints on commentary at EVO 2017
Player Information
Name:
다니엘리
Romanized Name:
Daniel Lee
Birth:
September 12, 1988 (1988-09-12) (age 31)
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Country:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$63
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Main:
Sheik
Links
History
2013-11-07 — Present
2016-12-30 — 2018-03-30
Cloud9 (Coach)
2018-03-30 — Present

Daniel "Tafokints" Lee is a Melee Sheik player from Los Angeles who is a member of Melee It On Me. He is ranked 24th on the SoCal Power Rankings and 84th on SSBM Rank 2016. Tafo is also a prominent writer, commentator, analyst, and occasional tournament organizer.[citation needed]

On December 30, 2016, Tafokints was signed by Cloud9 as a coach for Mango.[1]

He announced on March 30, 2018 that he would no longer be Mango's coach, as he is joining Counter Logic Gaming as a business developer.[2]

Results[edit]

Melee[edit]

DatePlaceEventResultPrize
2019
2019-02-03S3165 - 96thGENESIS 60 : 2Canadamoky
2017
2017-11-19Q717 - 24thSuper FamiCon 20172 : 3United StatesNIX
2017-07-16S3165 - 96thEVO 2017LUnited StatesGahtzu
2017-04-30S1549 - 64thDreamHack Austin 20173/2Grp. S.
2017-01-22S63129 - 192ndGENESIS 41 : 2United StatesVinodh
2016
2016-10-15S1533 - 48thSSS Blood For Blood0 : 2United StatesDr. Z
2016-10-09S3197 - 128thThe Big House 60 : 2United StatesAmida
2016-09-10Q717 - 24thNorCal Loves Teams0 : 2United StatesHugS
2016-08-28Q717 - 24thShine 20160 : 3United StatesMacD
2016-08-14R725 - 32ndSuper Smash Con 20160 : 2United StatesCyrain
2016-07-17S1549 - 64thEVO 20160 : 2United StatesNintendude
2016-06-26S1533 - 48thCEO 20160 : 2United StatesZhu
2016-06-11Q717 - 24thMayhem June 20161 : 2United StatesCraiger
2016-05-14I39 - 12thMayhem May 2016DQUnited StatesARMY
2016-04-17I39 - 12thSuper Smash Sundays 430 : 2United StatesARMY
2016-03-26I39 - 12thMayhem March 20160 : 2United StatesToph
2016-01-31M313 - 16thPAX Arena 20160 : 3United StatesShroomed
2016-01-17S3197 - 128thGENESIS 30 : 2United StatesLuigiKid
2016-01-10Q717 - 24thSuper Smash Sundays 390 : 2United StatesKira
2015
2015-11-24B12ndGet Smashed at the Foundry #710 : 3United StatesFrootloop
All Results
DatePlaceEventPartnerResultPrize
2017
2017-01-22Q717 - 24thGENESIS 4TafokintsUnited States
R2DLiuUnited States
0 : 2United StatesRustin
United StatesFatGoku
2016
2016-10-09S1533 - 48thThe Big House 6TafokintsUnited States
SwiftbassUnited States
0 : 2United StatesScythe
United StatesSago
2016-09-10G17 - 8thNorCal Loves TeamsTafokintsUnited States
NintendudeUnited States
1 : 2United StatesSuzarya
United StatesPewPewU
2016-08-28I39 - 12thShine 2016TafokintsUnited States
SwiftbassUnited States
0 : 2United StatesAxe
CanadaKage
2016-08-14M313 - 16thSuper Smash Con 2016TafokintsUnited States
MafiaUnited States
1 : 2United StatesChillindude
United StatesChuDat
2016-06-26M313 - 16thCEO 2016TafokintsUnited States
SwiftbassUnited States
0 : 2United StatesFrootloop
United StatesDruggedfox
2016-06-11Q717 - 24thMayhem June 2016TafokintsUnited States
MairUnited States
0 : 2United StatesCinnamon Apple Oatmeal
United StatesEloy
2016-05-14E15 - 6thMayhem May 2016TafokintsUnited States
dunkUnited States
0 : 2United StatesLuigiKid
United StatesMchi
2016-01-31G17 - 8thPAX Arena 2016TafokintsUnited States
ArcUnited States
0 : 3MexicoValdo
MexicoRael
2016-01-17S1533 - 48thGENESIS 3TafokintsUnited States
ReddUnited States
LUnited StatesTaj
United StatesWobbles
2015
2015-11-21C13rdUCSD Super "Try"WeeklyTafokintsUnited States
MacDUnited States
0 : 3United StatesKira
United StatesCDK
$30
2015-11-15B12ndSuper Smash Sundays 36TafokintsUnited States
MacDUnited States
1 : 3United StatesKira
United StatesCDK
2015-08-22C13rdMayhem August 2015TafokintsUnited States
KiraUnited States
LUnited StatesMacD
United StatesMikeHaze
$33
2015-08-02G17 - 8thSuper Smash Sundays 31TafokintsUnited States
MikeHazeUnited States
LUnited StatesNMW
United StatesSFAT
2015-05-10I39 - 12thPress StartTafokintsUnited States
MikeHazeUnited States
0 : 2United StatesReno
United StatesCactuar
2015-02-01Q717 - 24thApex 2015TafokintsUnited States
ReddUnited States
LUnited StatesAlan
United StatesHomeMadeWaffles
2014
2014-11-16I39 - 12thDo You Fox Wit It?TafokintsUnited States
HMWUnited States
0 : 2United StatesAlan
United StatesShroomed
2014-10-05M313 - 16thThe Big House 4TafokintsSheikUnited States
ReddFoxUnited States
1 : 2United StatesFoxZhu
United StatesFoxCactuar
2014-05-25I39 - 12thPat's House 2TafokintsUnited States
TaiUnited States
0 : 2United StatesFiction
United StatesMacD
2012
2012-11-10Q717 - 24thKings of CaliTafokintsUnited States
TophUnited States
LUnited StatesConnor
United StatesStrong Bad
All Results

Recent Notable Wins

Wins over players ranked in MPGR 2018:

Rank 89 - Ralph

Broadcast talent[edit]

Date Tier Tournament Position
2017
2017-07-16 A8Undefined EVO 2017 Commentator

Melee Rankings[edit]

SSBMRank[edit]

Ranking SeriesRank
SSBMRank 201684
SSBMRank 201580
SSBMRank 201466
SSBMRank 201361

SoCal[edit]

Ranking SeriesRank
October 201613
Spring 201624
November 201515
May 201515
September 201413
April 201412
December 201312
September 201312

NorCal[edit]

Ranking SeriesRank
June 20136
January 20137
August 20127
April 20127
February 20126
August 201114
April 201112

Videos[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • He is known for his many puns on commentary.
  • He has participated in many high stakes money matches. This includes a $1,000 MM against Tian at Apex 2014, a $250 MM against fellow MIOM member Toph, and a canceled $1,000 MM against Slox.

References[edit]