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Cyan

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Player Information
Name:
黄旻
Romanized Name:
Huang Min
Nationality:
Born:
October 28, 1992 (age 29)
Race:
Alternate IDs:
Cyan, Sundial, 探姬, 鬼斯通, NeverSteam, 天青色的奇迹, GentleProbe, LEorCyan
Nicknames:
鸡哥(Chicken elder brother)
Approx. Total Winnings:
$113,139
Approx. Winnings 2022:
$5,726
EPT CN rank:
Years active:
2013 - Present
Years active (caster):
2021
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 — 2020-12-01
2020-12-06 — Present
Upcoming Matches
GGG Good Game GamingGood Game Gaming
vs.
(Bo7)
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming PSIS
2022-07-08 13:30:00UTC  
GGG Good Game GamingGood Game Gaming
vs.
(Bo7)
Team NVTeam NV TNV
2022-07-16 12:00:00UTC  
Recent Matches
Cyan  China
2:4
(Bo7)
South Korea  KeeN
2022-06-30 12:00:00UTC  
CHN ChinaChina
4:1
(Bo7)
MexicoMexico MEX
2022-06-26 14:30:00UTC  
GGG Good Game GamingGood Game Gaming
2:4
(Bo7)
FreecsFreecs Freecs
2022-06-26 12:00:00UTC  
CHN ChinaChina
4:2
(Bo7)
FranceFrance FRA
2022-06-24 15:50:00UTC  
CHN ChinaChina
4:3
(Bo7)
BrazilBrazil BRA
2022-06-23 14:30:00UTC  


Huang "Cyan" Min (born October 28, 1992) is a Chinese Protoss player who is currently playing for Good Game Gaming.

He is also known as "NeverSteam" and "Tanji".

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 A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2022-01-23AwardWorld Team League 2021 Winter: Best Post-match Celebration No.2Good Game GamingGood Game Gaming– : –$158.24
2020-06-28BA2ndGold Series Team Championship 2020 SpringBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming1 : 4Dragon Phoenix GamingDragon Phoenix Gaming$2,119.12
2018-08-05BA2nd2018 GSL vs. The World: Teams CompetitionMaru2 : 5Team Serral$334.13
2017-12-30BA2ndNEO Star League 2017RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS1 : 3Invictus GamingInvictus Gaming$737.52
2017-06-04DA4thNEO Star League 2016RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS2 : 3X-TeamX-Team$145.13
In A2Major Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2022-05-29BA2ndDH SC2 Masters 2022 Valencia: ChinaGood Game GamingGood Game Gaming1 : 4$4,500
2021-10-10AA1stDH SC2 Masters 2021 Winter: ChinaGood Game GamingGood Game Gaming4 : 3$4,500
2021-08-08CA3rdDH SC2 Masters 2021 Fall: ChinaGood Game GamingGood Game Gaming0 : 3$2,000
2020-11-01CA3rdDH SC2 Masters 2020 Winter: ChinaBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming2 : 3$1,600
2020-07-05BA2ndDH SC2 Masters 2020 Summer: ChinaBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming2 : 4$2,500
2020-05-02CA3rdNeXT 2020 SpringBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming1 : 4Dragon Phoenix GamingDragon Phoenix Gaming$353.98
2019-12-14BA2ndWESG 2019 - China QualifierBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming3 : 4$3,584.34
2019-11-08DA4thNeXT 2019 AutumnBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming3 : 4NewbeeNewbee$285.81
2019-07-28BA2nd2019 WCS Fall: China QualifierBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming0 : 4$2,914
2019-07-20DA4thWorld Cyber Games 2019Brave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming0 : 2$5,000
2018-12-16BA2ndCup of Russia 2018Topsports GamingTopsports Gaming1 : 3$2,291
2018-06-30AA1stGPL 2018 Season 3Topsports GamingTopsports Gaming4 : 0$4,743
2018-03-24DA4thGPL 2018 Season 11 : 3$790
2018-02-02CA3 - 4thGPL 2017 - Grand Finals1 : 3$2,384
2017-11-25DA4th2018 WCS Leipzig: China Qualifier2 : 3$760
2017-08-16BA2ndGPL 2017 Season 30 : 4$2,990
2017-06-30AA1stGPL 2017 Season 23–0Grp S.$5,460
2017-01-01BA2ndNational Electronic Sports Open 2016RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS0 : 2$4,318
2016-08-07BA2ndNEO Star League 2016 InternationalRYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS0 : 4$6,600
2016-07-03CA3 - 4thGPL 2016 Season 2RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS1 : 3$1,215
2016-05-19AA1stWorld Cyber Arena 2016: China Spring QualifierRYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS3 : 2$7,670
2016-01-03BA2ndGPL 2015 Season 3 Premier LeagueRYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS2 : 4$1,229
2015-12-27DA4thStarcraft League 2015RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS2 : 3X-TeamX-Team$228.57
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2021-07-22AA1stGoodgame Cup 4Good Game GamingGood Game Gaming2–1Grp S.$100
2021-01-21AA1stAlpha X vs. Good Game GamingGood Game GamingGood Game Gaming4 : 2Alpha XAlpha X$84
2020-04-20AA1stBlazingSeries: Reality S2Brave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming4 : 1$399
2020-03-29AA1stGPC 2020 Tier 2 #1Brave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming4 : 1$424.76
2019-11-17AA1stWESG 2019 - China Northern QualifierBrave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming3 : 2$2,281.31
2019-09-20AA1stGPC 2019 September #2Brave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming4 : 0$283
2019-06-29AA1stRNG Challenger Cup #2Brave Star GamingBrave Star Gaming4 : 0$437
2017-09-21AA1stOSC All Stars #513 : 0$75
2017-09-07AA1stOSC All Stars #492 : 0$75
2017-07-16AA1stWESG 2017 - Asia-Pacific China Xi'an QualifierRYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS2 : 0$445
2017-05-25AA1stOSC All Stars #34RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS3 : 1$75
2016-11-03AA1stOSC All Stars #8RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS3 : 2$75
2016-09-29AA1stOSC All Stars #3RYE E-SPORTSRYE E-SPORTS3 : 1$90
Complete list of results in any tournament

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Protoss614 - 59650.7 %507 - 57147 %655 - 54554.6 %29 - 0100 %1805 - 171251.3 %
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 - 0-8 - 1338.1 %8 - 1338.1 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A2Major49417
A3Minor17263376
Total21353793

References[edit]