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Cyan

[e][h] Cyan
Player Information
Name:
黄旻
Romanized Name:
Huang Min
Birth:
October 28, 1992 (1992-10-28) (age 27)
Country:
Race:
Clan:
Alternate IDs:
Cyan, Sundial, 探姬, 鬼斯通, NeverSteam, 天青色的奇迹, GentleProbe, LEorCyan
Nicknames:
鸡哥(Chicken elder brother)
Total Earnings:
$91,539.09
Approx. Earnings 2020:
$9,739.26
EPT Circuit rank:
Links
History
2015-01-04 — 2015-04-30
2015-07-15 — 2016-06-28
2016-06-28 — 2016-07-06
2016-07-06 — 2016-12-06
2018-06-01 — 2019-03-22
2019-06-14 — Present
Recent Matches
Cyan  China0:2South Korea  Stats
September 14, 2020 - 0:00 UTC
Cyan  China2:0South Korea  Creator
September 14, 2020 - 0:00 UTC
Cyan  China1:2Taiwan  Nice
September 13, 2020 - 14:45 UTC
Cyan  China2:0China  Jim
September 13, 2020 - 0:00 UTC
Cyan  China2:0China  徐瑞霖
September 13, 2020 - 0:00 UTC

Huang "Cyan" Min, a.k.a. "NeverSteam", a.k.a. "Tanji", is a Chinese Protoss player currently in Brave Star Gaming.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

2015 WCS Season 2[edit]

Cyan tried to qualified for WCS Challenger throughout the year of 2014, but did not obtain delightful results. He is still struggling in WCS China qualifiers after losing to TooDming in 2015 Season 1 and was defeated by Ein in 2015 Season 2. However, because Ein was unable to attend offline event, Cyan, after many times of failures, finally got the chance of participating WCS Challenger League for the first time. At last, he lost to Jim in the Challenger match with the score 1-3.

IEM Season X - Shenzhen[edit]

Cyan qualified for Ro16 of the main event due to massive Open Bracket drop outs, he finished 4th in his group, losing to herO and uThermal.

Legacy of the Void[edit]

IEM Season XI - Shanghai[edit]

Still in IEM, during the China Qualifier, Cyan got the runner-up by beating iAsonu with the score of 3-2. He got the opportunity to play in the main event of IEM Season XI - Shanghai. Faced with the strong Nerchio after lost two games with more Immortals once and more Disruptors once. He won the first game in the premier tournament with the tactics of Dark Templars though he still lost to Nerchio with Nerchio's rush of the fourth game.

WCS Copa Intercontinental[edit]

In the CN Qualifier, he won Chick twice by 4-0 and got the opportunity. In the main event, he won Kelazhur and lost to ShoWTimE.

WCS Winter 2019—January 2019[edit]

On the 15th of January 2019, Cyan was found to have colluded with fellow players, Route, JieShi, and Nice by intentionally losing matches on the WCS Winter-Americas ladder race and was banned from all Blizzard esports competitions. The ban lasted until the 31st of May 2019.[1]

Trivia[edit]

  • His main Chinese ID, 探姬 (Tanji) is from 探机, Probe in Mandarin Chinese. His main English ID, Cyan is from his former clan, 天青色的天空 (the cyan sky).
  • He is the only player who beat PartinG in a 1v1 match in the NeoTV Starcraft League 2015.[2]
  • He is married and has a child. His wife is also a SC2 player.
  • He won TL.net's weekly MVP Award for his performance in the fifth week of the Gold Series Team Championship 2020 Spring Season.[3]

Achievements[edit]

In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2020-07-052ndDH SC2 Masters 2020 Summer: China2 : 4 TIME$2,500
2019-12-142ndWESG 2019 - China Qualifier3 : 4 iAsonu$3,586
2019-07-282nd2019 WCS Fall: China Qualifier0 : 4 TIME$2,908
2019-07-204thWorld Cyber Games 20190 : 2 Reynor$5,000
2018-12-223rdGPL 2018 - Grand Finals2-1Grp S.$0
2018-12-162ndCup of Russia 20181 : 3 Rail$2,291
2018-06-301stGPL 2018 Season 34 : 0 TooDming$4,743
2018-03-244thGPL 2018 Season 1ZZZZZ1 : 3 Jieshi$790
2018-02-023 - 4thGPL 2017 - Grand FinalsZZZZZ1 : 3 iAsonu$2,384
2017-11-254th2018 WCS Leipzig: China QualifierZZZZZ2 : 3 TooDming$760
2017-08-162ndGPL 2017 Season 3ZZZZZ0 : 4 iAsonu$2,990
2017-06-301stGPL 2017 Season 2ZZZZZ3-0Grp S.$5,460
2017-01-012ndNational Electronic Sports Open 20160 : 2 iAsonu$4,318
2016-08-072ndNEO Star League 2016 International0 : 4 Snute$6,600
2016-07-033 - 4thGPL 2016 Season 21 : 3 TooDming$1,215
2016-05-191stWorld Cyber Arena 2016: China Spring Qualifier3 : 2 TooDming$7,670
2016-01-032ndGPL 2015 Season 3/Premier2 : 4 Jieshi$1,229
2015-11-074thNational Electronic Sports Open 20151 : 3 Mystery$0
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2020-06-072ndGPC 2020 Tier 2 #60 : 4 TIME$282
2020-05-172ndGPC 2020 Tier 2 #51 : 4 Firefly$281
2020-04-262ndGPC 2020 Tier 2 #21 : 4 TIME$283
2020-04-201stBlazingSeries: Reality S24 : 1 Nice$399
2020-03-291stGPC 2020 Tier 2 #14 : 1 BreakingGG$423
2019-11-171stWESG 2019 - China Northern Qualifier3 : 2 iAsonu$2,283
2019-09-201stGPC 2019 September #24 : 0 Jieshi$282
2019-09-121stPower Series Invitational #14 : 1 Silky$71
2019-08-302ndGPC 2019 August #33 : 4 XiGua$140
2019-08-232ndGPC 2019 August #21 : 4 iAsonu$141
2019-06-291stRNG Challenger Cup #24 : 0 Qike$437
2018-10-192ndBlacer Open #71 : 4 uThermal$150
2017-07-161stWESG 2017 - Asia-Pacific China Xi'an Qualifier2 : 0 我爱佳佳姐$445
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2020-06-282ndGold Series Team Championship 2020 Spring1 : 4$2,828
2018-08-052nd2018 GSL vs. The World: Teams Competition2 : 5$334.13
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2020-05-023rdNeXT 2020 Spring1 : 4$354.75
2019-11-084thNeXT 2019 Autumn3 : 4$286.67
2015-12-274thStarcraft League 20152 : 3$228.57
Complete Results in any Tournament

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Protoss486 - 42053.6 %426 - 43049.8 %591 - 49054.7 %32 - 0100 %1535 - 134053.4 %
as Terran0 - 0-0 - 0-2 - 0100 %0 - 0-2 - 0100 %
as Zerg0 - 0-1 - 0100 %0 - 0-0 - 0-1 - 0100 %
as Random0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 40 %0 - 40 %

Earnings Statistics

Medal Statistics

TierTotal
Major38314
Minor77721
Monthly0112
Weekly14101640
Daily0022
Show Match0101
Total24272980

References[edit]