Larva

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[e][h]Zerg Larva
Player Information
Name:
임홍규
Romanized Name:
Lim Hong Gyu
Birth:
July 19, 1994 (1994-07-19) (age 27)
Country:
Race:
Clan:
jat, S.G, NeOx
Alternate IDs:
Larva[S.G], jat.honggu, Jat.Hong9, [NeOx]Hong9
Nicknames:
McGregor, Stamina Zerg, Footstargamer
Total Earnings:
$97,046.75
Links
Achievements
Afreeca Starleague Season 11
History
????-??-?? — 2010-10-??
2011-03-28 — ????-??-??

Lim "Larva" Hong Gyu is a current StarCraft progamer from South Korea who played Zerg for SK Telecom T1. He came to prominence after the release of Starcraft Remastered, where his boisterous attitude during the ZOTAC CUP Masters Showmatch attracted him a lot of attention.[1] The same year, he got out of ASL group stages for the first time in ASL Season 4 and managed to finish top 4, with regular top finishes since. He's proved himself as one of the better players in the current era of Starcraft pro play.

General Information[edit]

Larva is one of the most popular streaming broadcast jockeys, or BJs, on Afreeca. He streams himself playing on the Remastered Ladder.[2]

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierModeTournamentTeamResultPrize
2021-07-28AA1stA1MajorTeamKCM Race Survival 2021 Season 2KCM Race Survival 2021 Season 2Larva (Player)ZergZerg4 : 0ProtossProtoss$1,025
2021-06-06AA1stA0Premier1v1ASL Season 11ASL Season 11Larva (Player)4 : 3South Korea  Mini$27,010
2021-04-21AA1stA1MajorTeamKCM Race Survival 2021 Season 1KCM Race Survival 2021 Season 1Larva (Player)ZergZerg4 : 3ProtossProtoss$933
2020-11-07DA4thA0Premier1v1ASL Season 10ASL Season 10Larva (Player)0 : 3South Korea  Flash$2,708
2018-11-30EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1KSL Season 2KSL Season 2Larva (Player)1 : 3South Korea  Soulkey$2,722
2018-07-20AA1stA1Major1v1DanJJING Star League Season 3DanJJING Star League Season 3Larva (Player)3 : 2South Korea  BeSt$2,800
2018-01-30AA1stA1Major1v1DanJJING Star League Season 2DanJJING Star League Season 2Larva (Player)3 : 2South Korea  Last$2,350
2017-11-19BA2ndA0Premier1v1WEGL Starcraft Remaster Super FightWEGL Starcraft Remaster Super FightLarva (Player)0 : 3South Korea  Soulkey$9,150
2017-11-07DA4thA0Premier1v1ASL Season 4ASL Season 4Larva (Player)3 : 1South Korea  Bisu$2,630
2012-12-01BA2ndA1Major1v17th SonicTV BJStarleague7th SonicTV BJStarleagueLarva (Player)1 : 4South Korea  Killer$1,840
Complete list of results in any tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • His idol is Conor McGregor, which part of the reason why he changed his look and his attitude to be more confident in himself.[3]
  • Is a father of one and his streams regularly include his girlfriend and daughter.
  • Helped in the organization of SonicTV's events[4]
  • Dressed as fangirl for the 8th SonicTV Starleague Round of 16 games[5]
  • Larva was in a hospital shortly before the 8th SonicTV Starleague[6]

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