RAPiD

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Commentator Information
Name:
Reid Melton
Birth:
February 14
Country:
Alternate IDs:
RAPiDCasting
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Reid "RAPiD" Melton is a StarCraft:Remastered and StarCraft II commentator from the United States, currently residing in Seoul, South Korea. He has casted for Global StarCraft II League (as a replacement for Tastosis) and StarCraft II StarLeague. He casted Bombastic StarLeague together with Nyoken.

Biography[edit]

Before casting StarCraft, RAPiD was a League of Legends commentator alongside LastShadow at SpoTV.

Allegations of Sexual Harassment[edit]

On June 23rd, 2020, amateur SC2 player Deity posted on Twitter alleging that Reid had sexually harassed her via explicit social media messages in early 2018.[1] Shortly after, users YkieLoL and theresagaffney also posted their accounts of sexual harassment by Reid.[2][3] Following these allegations, ZZZero announced via BSL's official twitter that they would be terminating their relationship with Reid "until the situation is resolved".[4]

Trivia[edit]

  • Started watching Brood War in 2006 and self casted Proleague matches before becoming an official Proleague commentator for StarCraft II in 2016. [5]

Notable Events Casted[edit]

DateTierTournamentPositionPartner List
2017-11-12 A1PremierASLASL Season 4Commentator
2018-10-28 A1PremierASLASL Season 6English commentator
2018-05-27 A1PremierASLASL Season 5English Commentator
2017-01-22 A1PremierASLASL Season 2Commentator
2017-06-04 A1PremierASLASL Season 3Commentator
2016-09-10 A1PremierASLASL Season 1Commentator
2019-10-13 A1PremierRCG 2019: Corrupted CupEnglish commentatorNone
2018-11-11 A2MajorBrood War 20th Anniversary LANEnglish commentatorNone
2020-06-07 A2MajorBombastic StarLeagueBombastic StarLeague 9Commentator
2020-02-16 A2MajorBombastic StarLeagueBombastic StarLeague 8Commentator
About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament

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