Action

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[e][h]Zerg Action
Player Information
Name:
김성대
Romanized Name:
Kim Seong Dae
Birth:
April 23, 1992 (1992-04-23) (age 29)
Country:
Race:
Clan:
NsP
Alternate IDs:
NsP_Action
Nicknames:
Mafia Zerg
Total Earnings:
$63,046
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History
2008-03-05 — 2010-10-??
2010-10-?? — 2015-04-29

Kim "Action" Seong Dae is a StarCraft progamer from South Korea who played Zerg for KT Rolster.

He also played Zerg in StarCraft II for KT Rolster before retiring.

Biography[edit]

Action first played in the 08-09 Proleague season, but finished with disappointing stats of 0-4. Action experienced some success in Minor League, and has recently achieved his first win in the Shinhan 09-10 Proleague against Horang2. He continued from his opening win and became a common sight in eStro matches. He finished Round 1 with a flawless 4-0 record, including an ace match victory over Roro. Action continued to show strong play in round 2 and was played as eSTRO's main Zerg. He finished Rounds 4 and 5 with one ace match loss, leaving him with an 8-5 record going into Winners League.

After the disbanding of eSTRO he was drafted into KT for the 10-11 Proleague Season. Action here received a salary for the first time in his BW career. Action noted in an interview that since he was actually receiving a salary, unlike at his time at eSTRO, he would try his best to improve. Action has since then has shown two faces: a well prepared player who's capable of taken games of the likes of Bisu and a player who loses at the next game in a silly manner. Action's plays are incredibly inconsistent. One example of this is when he went on an impressive 4 game winning streak against Movie, Horang2, Reality and Sea only to lose in a very confusing fashion against Sun the following match.

Facts[edit]

  • Action is commonly seen as the main target of eSTRO's friendly teasing. Examples include mocking his English,[1] and interrupting photo shoots.
  • Action had the second best player stats of the 09 Minor League, finishing with an 18-9 record, only being beaten by Mong's stats of 19-6.
  • According to eSTRO manager Hwanni, Action practices a lot more than what is required and sleeps only a few hours every night. Also, he is nicknamed "The Terminator" by his fellow team members.
  • Action is known as a player with an unstable early and midgame, but his late game and defiler usage is impressive, putting him in sharp contrast to Zerg players like Kwanro

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierModeTournamentTeamResultPrize
2021-02-28BA2ndA0PremierTeamASTL Season 2ASTL Season 2Action3 : 4$1,108
2020-08-02AA1stA0PremierTeamASTL Season 1ASTL Season 1Action4 : 2$1,200
2020-03-29EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1ASL Season 9ASL Season 9Action2 : 3South Korea  Flash$1,621
2019-08-25DA4thA0Premier1v1ASL Season 8ASL Season 8Action1 : 3South Korea  Rain$2,475
2019-05-17IC9 - 12thA0Premier1v1Korea StarCraft League Season 3Korea StarCraft League Season 3Action1-2Grp S.$1,793
2018-11-08MC13 - 16thA0Premier1v1Korea StarCraft League Season 2Korea StarCraft League Season 2Action0-2Grp S.$1,824
2018-10-14EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1ASL Season 6ASL Season 6Action2 : 3South Korea  Shuttle$1,778
2018-06-16AA1stA1MajorTeamMoo ProleagueMoo ProleagueAction$2,277
2012-08-04IG9 - 16thA0Premier1v12012 Tving OSL2012 Tving OSLAction1-2Grp S.$1,764
2010-09-11EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v12010 Korean Air OSL Season 22010 Korean Air OSL Season 2Action0 : 2South Korea  Jaedong$2,415
Complete list of results in any tournament

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