Tafokints

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[e][h]Sheik Tafokints
Tafokints on commentary at EVO 2017
Player Information
Name:
다니엘리
Romanized Name:
Daniel Lee
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Country:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$33
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Main:
Sheik Sheik
Links
History
2013-11-07 — Present
2016-12-30 — Present
Cloud9 (Coach)

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

Recent Major Results[edit]

DatePlaceEventResultPrize
2017
2017-07-16S3165 - 96thEVO 2017LUSAGahtzu
2017-01-22S63129 - 192ndGENESIS 41 : 2USAVinodh
2016
2016-10-09S3197 - 128thThe Big House 60 : 2USAAmida
2016-08-28Q717 - 24thShine 20160 : 3USAMacD
2016-08-14R725 - 32ndSuper Smash Con 20160 : 2USACyrain
2016-07-17S1549 - 64thEVO 20160 : 2USANintendude
2016-06-26S1533 - 48thCEO 20160 : 2USAZhu
2016-01-31M313 - 16thPAX Arena 20160 : 3USAShroomed
2016-01-17S3197 - 128thGENESIS 30 : 2USALuigiKid
2015
2015-10-04S3165 - 96thThe Big House 50 : 2SwedenAndroid
2015-09-06S1549 - 64thParagon Los Angeles 20151 : 2USAL
2015-07-19S1549 - 64thEVO 2015LUSAReno
2015-06-28R725 - 32ndCEO 20150 : 2USAColbol
2015-05-10Q717 - 24thPress Start0 : 3USAMacD
2015-04-12R725 - 32ndI'm Not Yelling!SheikFox0 : 2USASheikgaR
2015-02-01S1533 - 48thApex 20150 : 2USALarry Lurr
2014
2014-10-05S1549 - 64thThe Big House 4LUSATai
2014-07-13S1549 - 64thEVO 2014LUSAHyprid
2014-06-22S1545 - 60thMLG Anaheim 2014Sheik0 : 2USAFoxSFAT
2014-05-25M313 - 16thPat's House 20 : 3USAAzusa
All Results

Melee Rankings[edit]

SSBMRank[edit]

Ranking Series Rank
SSBMRank 2016 84
SSBMRank 2015 80
SSBMRank 2014 66
SSBMRank 2013 61

SoCal Power Rankings[edit]

Ranking Series Rank
October 2, 2016 13
April 18, 2016 24
November 29, 2015 15
May 13, 2015 15
Sep 1, 2014 13

NorCal Power Rankings[edit]

Ranking Series Rank
NorCal Melee, June 2013 6
NorCal Melee, January 2013 7
NorCal Melee, August 2012 7
NorCal Melee, April 2012 7
NorCal Melee, February 2012 6
NorCal Melee, August 2011 14
NorCal Melee, April 2011 12

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.

manager starting in May of 2018.

References[edit]