IrOn

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[e][h]Protoss IrOn
Player Information
Name:
장민철
Romanized Name:
Jang Min Chul
Birth:
June 17, 1991 (1991-06-17) (age 28)
Country:
Race:
Clan:
gm, kaL, ScM
Alternate IDs:
La[ScM], La[gm], IrOn[KaL], AAHero_gm, Flounder, MC
Nicknames:
Suicide Toss, Boss Toss, Protoss President
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History
2009-03-25 - 2010-08-24


Jang "IrOn" Min Chul is a StarCraft progamer from South Korea who played Protoss for MBCGame HERO.

He played Protoss in StarCraft II for CJ Entus.

Biography[edit]

After a more or less unsuccessful career on MBCGame's B-team, IrOn moved on to StarCraft II as one of the first active progamers, switching his ID to MC and signing with Old Generations (oGs).[1]He would go on to become the first multiple-time GSL champion and also the first Protoss player to win a GSL title.

Trivia[edit]

  • Nicknamed "Suicide Toss" after performing a throat-slashing ceremony prior to a game and then losing.
  • As Flounder, he was a frequent guest on "Hyung Joon Becomes A Progamer". He was particularly notable in Episode 7, where he excelled at emulating a dance move performed by K-Pop group Kara and showed off his karaoke rap talents while performing Loner by Outsider.[2]
  • After his transition to StarCraft II and switch to MC, he paid tribute to his former IrOn ID by wearing an Iron Man mask at IEM Season VIII - Sao Paulo.

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