Soulkey

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[e][h]Zerg Soulkey
Player Information
Name:
김민철
Romanized Name:
Kim Min Chul
Nationality:
Born:
December 10, 1991 (age 32)
Race:
Alternate IDs:
Soulkey, Neo.G_Soulkey, NeedMoney[LMAO]
Nicknames:
철벽Iron Wall(铁壁), 永康
Approx. Total Winnings:
$147,396
Links
Achievements
WEGL Starcraft Remaster Super Fight Last Starleague KSL Season 2 KCM Race Survival Season 9 KCM Race Survival Season 10 KCM Race Survival 2021 Season 1 KCM Race Survival 2021 Season 2 KCM Race Survival 2021 Season 3 Tasteless LAN Party #1 KCM Race Survival 2022 Season 3 ASL Season 16 2023 Ultimate Battle vs. ASL
History
2008-08-13 — 2013-12-13
2013-12-13 — 2014-09-25

Overview[edit]

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]

Biography[edit]

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.

Trivia[edit]

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

Matchup Statistics[edit]

Matchup Games Wins Losses Winrate
vs P 461 283 178 61.4 %
vs T 561 329 232 58.6 %
vs Z 198 102 96 51.5 %
All 1257 750 507 59.7 %

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierTournamentTeamResultPrize
2023-12-121stMajor2023 Ultimate Battle vs. ASL2023 Ultimate Battle vs. ASL5 : 4$1,747.24
2023-10-151stPremierASL Season 16ASL Season 164 : 1$22,246.20
2023-06-141stShowm. (Maj.)Major Proleague: June 14, 2023
Team ATeam A
2 : 0
Team BTeam B
$12,633.99
2022-10-023rdPremierASL Season 14ASL Season 143 : 2$3,494.77
2022-04-251stMajorTasteless LAN Party #13 : 1$1,966.60
2021-02-282ndPremierASTL Season 2ASTL Season 2
eSport.fundeSport.fund
3 : 4
LOGINmediaLOGINmedia
$4,444.90
2018-12-151stPremierKSL Season 2KSL Season 24 : 1$27,208
2018-08-313rd - 4thPremierKSL Season 1KSL Season 12 : 4$5,442
2017-11-191stPremierWEGL Starcraft Remaster Super FightWEGL Starcraft Remaster Super Fight3 : 0$18,300
2017-06-013rdPremierSSL Classic Season 10 : 2$1,730
Extended list of results

Other Achievements[edit]

  • Most Wins in KeSPA Dream League 09–10.

Earnings Breakdown[edit]

Rivalries[edit]

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]

ZvT[edit]

ZvZ[edit]

ZvP[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]