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Classic (Kim Hong Jae)

[e][h] Classic
Player Information
Romanized Name:
Kim Hong-jae
December 4, 1987 (1987-12-04) (age 32)
Alternate IDs:
ClassicPrime, VIP
Total Earnings:
2011-03-04 — 2013-03-31

See Classic (Kim Doh Woo) for the SK Telecom T1 player with the same ID (also a Protoss).

Kim "Classic" Hong Jae, also known as "VIP", is a professional Protoss player from South Korea, formerly playing for Prime, now retired.[1]

Wings Of Liberty[edit]

Classic often participates in ESV TV Korean Weekly events. The most impressive showing he made in the Korean Weekly 4 where he finished 3rd. During the tournament horror won over such players as Revival, Creator and Line.

Classic shows good results in the Playhem Daily. He finished 1st 10 times.

Global StarCraft II League[edit]

Classic tried to qualify for GSL Code A.

In 2012 he made it to the Ro 4 of 2012 GSL Season 1 Preliminaries where he lost to Weekend.

Global StarCraft II Team League[edit]

2012 GSTL Season 1[edit]

Classic made his debut for the team Prime in the 2012 GSTL Season 1 in the match vs New Star HoSeo where he lost to San.

ESV TV Korean Weekly[edit]

On July 6, 2011, Classic participated in the ESV TV Korean Weekly Season 1 Weekly 4. After taking down Revival, Creator, and Line, Classic went on to face JYP. He was not able to advance any further after he lost to JYP by a score of 2-3 and fell in to the 3rd/4th place match. He was able to defeat Hack by a score of W-0, and was able to take third place.


In A1Premier tournaments
2012-11-2241 - 64th2012 Global StarCraft II League Season 5: Code A1 : 2 Bomber$372.05
In A2Major tournaments
2013-02-075 - 6thAsia Starcraft League1 : 2 XiGua$100
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
2012-02-251stALT StarCraft's AGL-February Invitational2 : 0 Swip$160
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A1Premier tournaments
2012-06-034thKorean StarCraft II League 2012 Season 1: Group Stage4-3Grp S.$100
2012-06-031stKorean StarCraft II League 2012 Season 16 : 0$625
2012-04-071st2012 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 15 : 2$3,787.04
In A2Major tournaments
2012-03-091stIPL Team Arena Challenge 28 : 7$1,000
Complete Results in any Tournament




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