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[e][h]Zerg Soulkey
Player Information
Romanized Name:
Kim Min Chul
December 10, 1991 (1991-12-10) (age 27)
Alternate IDs:
Soulkey, Neo.G_Soulkey
Iron Wall
2018 Korea StarCraft League Season 2
2008-09-24 – 2013-12-13
2013-12-13 – 2014-09-25

Kim "Soulkey" Min Chul is a StarCraft progamer from South Korea who played Zerg for Woongjin Stars.

He played Zerg in StarCraft II for TCM-Gaming. Soulkey currently streams on Afreeca, having started in October 2016.[1]


In 2010, Soulkey gained notoriety fast: He achieved an impressive streak of wins in the KeSPA Dream League 09–10, with a total record of 13–4.[2] The more important achievement happened in the 3rd vs. 4th Winners League Play-Off match against STX SouL: After MVP had lost to Kal, he was sent as the 2nd player and managed to performed an All-Kill, beating Kal, Modesty, hero, and Calm in turn. In the next Play-Off match against MBCGame HERO (which the Stars lost 3–4), he was sent out at the starter, but lost to Light.


  • Had the police called on him due to singing loudly while streaming [3]


In Tier 1 Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2018-12-15 A11st 2018 Korea StarCraft League Season 2 4 : 1 South Korea  Sharp $27,208
2018-08-31 A33 - 4th 2018 Korea StarCraft League Season 1 2 : 4 South Korea  Last $5,442
2017-11-19 A11st WEGL Starcraft Remaster Super Fight 3 : 0 South Korea  Larva $18,300
2017-10-17 A55 - 8th Afreeca Starleague Season 4 2 : 3 South Korea  hero $880
2017-05-30 A44th Afreeca Starleague Season 3 1 : 3 South Korea  Bisu $1,800
2012-08-04 A59 - 16th 2012 Tving OSL $1,610
In Tier 2 Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2018-06-02 A11st Last Starleague 3 : 0 South Korea  BeSt $938
2018-01-29 A33rd DanJJING Star League Season 2 3 : 1 South Korea  BeSt $470
2017-06-01 A33rd SSL Classic Season 1 0 : 2 South Korea  free $1,730
In Tier 3 Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2017-05-19 A44th Thrill Starleague Season 2 L South Korea  Hyun
Complete Results in any Tournament

Other Achievements[edit]

  • Most Wins in KeSPA Dream League 09–10.


Soulkey's first rival is the hite Entus player Snow. Both emerged at about the same time during Dreamleague, went on to take major roles in their respective teams, and faced off several times against each other. The latest showdown will be at the qualifier for the 2010 Bacchus OSL where they are facing off in the Ro36. The head to head record is 5-1 in favor of Snow though.

Notable Games[edit]