Snow

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[e][h]Protoss Snow
Player Information
Name:
장윤철
Romanized Name:
Jang Yoon Chul
Birth:
April 1, 1993 (1993-04-01) (age 28)
Country:
Race:
Clan:
By
Alternate IDs:
By.Snow
Total Earnings:
$76,708
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History
2008-??-?? — 2010-10-12
2010-10-12 — 2011-05-08
2011-05-08 — 2013-05-28

Jang "Snow" Yoon Chul is a former StarCraft progamer from South Korea who played Protoss for CJ Entus.

He played Terran for CJ Entus in StarCraft II.

Biography[edit]

Snow made his first professional appearance in the 2008/09 GOMTV Avaratec-Intel Classic Season 2 where he was eliminated in the second round, making his Proleague debut almost one year later with a loss against Bisu in round 6 of the Shinhan Bank Proleague 08-09. Snow began to show his potential 2010 Shinhan Bank Winners League where he went 5-5, defeating players such as go.go and Jaehoon but it was in rounds 4 and 5 of the 2009-2010 Shinhan Bank Proleague where Snow truly rose to prominence. Finishing the season with a 16 - 8 record, including a perfect 8-0 versus Terran, Snow defeated several ace players including Flash, Leta and Kal. Snow's emergence was a driving force behind CJ Entus's qualification for the play-offs after their poor early season results, however CJ were unable to advance past the first round, with Snow losing to Bisu in the ace match of game 3.

2010 also saw Snow qualify for his first Starleague, the Korean Air OSL 2, where he lost 2-1 to Really, one month later he participated in his first MSL, the Bigfile MSL, again losing out in the first round to Mvp and Kal. To date, Snow's best Starleague performance came in the PDPop MSL where he advanced to the round of 8 before being narrowly eliminated by Jaedong in a thrilling 3-2 series.

Snow was unable to replicate his scintillating 2009-2010 form in the 2010-2011 Shinhan Bank Proleague, managing a solid, yet unspectacular, 16-15 record and ending the season with consecutive losses to SK Telecom T1 rookies yeOngJae and Perfective.

In March 2015, Snow enlisted in the military to fulfill South Korean conscription requirements, while returning to Afreeca in December 2016.[1][2]

Facts[edit]

  • Holds the record for most Reaver-kills in a televised match. In his n.Die_soO on July 17th 2010, one Reaver killed 72 enemy units.

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierModeTournamentTeamResultPrize
2021-02-08AA1stA1Major1v1Sanpao StarLeague Spring Cup Season 2Sanpao StarLeague Spring Cup Season 2Snow5 : 1South Korea  Light$3,864
2020-10-20EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1ASL Season 10ASL Season 10Snow0 : 3South Korea  Soma$1,801
2020-08-02AA1stA0PremierTeamASTL Season 1ASTL Season 1Snow4 : 2$1,200
2020-03-18AA1stA1Major1v1Sanpao StarLeague Spring CupSanpao StarLeague Spring CupSnow5 : 4South Korea  Soma$2,849
2019-11-15EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1Korea StarCraft League Season 4Korea StarCraft League Season 4Snow1 : 3South Korea  Rain$2,562
2019-09-01BA2ndA0Premier1v1ASL Season 8ASL Season 8Snow0 : 4South Korea  FlaSh$8,278
2019-05-31CA3 - 4thA0Premier1v1Korea StarCraft League Season 3Korea StarCraft League Season 3Snow0 : 4South Korea  Rain$5,379
2018-08-23EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1Korea StarCraft League Season 1Korea StarCraft League Season 1Snow2 : 3South Korea  Jaedong$2,722
2018-05-27BA2ndA0Premier1v1ASL Season 5ASL Season 5Snow1 : 3South Korea  Rain$9,319
2011-01-27EC5 - 8thA0Premier1v1PDPop MSLPDPop MSLSnow2 : 3South Korea  Jaedong$1,610
Complete list of results in any tournament



  • PDPop MSL Quarterfinal appearance
  • Shinhan Bank Proleague 09–10 Rookie Award

Notable Games[edit]

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