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Player Information
Name:
Igor Turchin
Birth:
November 18, 1991 (1991-11-18) (age 26)
Country:
Race:
Alternate IDs:
roxkisFRAER, RoX.KIS.fraer,
Total Earnings:
$16,033.82
Links
History
2011-04-?? - 2014-09-04
2014-09-04 - 2015-02-06
2015-02-06 - 2015-08-28

Igor "fraer" Turchin is a Protoss player from Ukraine, currently teamless. But since he lives in the Crimea, in the spring of 2014 he chose an option to change his citizenship to Russian.[1]

Biography[edit]

fraer gained minor notability in Brood War, playing for RoX.KiS and reaching B+/A- on iCCup.[Citation needed] At release he switched to StarCraft II, playing Protoss and joining RoX.KiS' StarCraft II squad. fraer was disqualified from the Pokerstrategy TSL in Brood War due to match fixing with DIMAGA.[2]

Wings of Liberty[edit]

fraer has found minor success in the EU ZOTAC Cups and Playhem Dailies. Despite impressive placements in online cups, he only first gained notability when he placed highly in the 2012 DreamHack Open: Summer. fraer finished at the top of the three group stages and made a surprising run, taking out players such as Vampire, SaSe, and PuMa. Ultimately he would be defeated in a rematch against DIMAGA, losing. 1-2.

On February 16, 2012, fraer participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final January 2012. He was able to take down Sleep, monchi, Revival and then easily beat Seiplo with a score of 3-0 and took 1st place.

On March 15, 2012, fraer participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final February 2012. He was able to take down Dragon, Nerchio, HyuN, and went straight into the finals to face LoWeLy. He took down LoWeLy with a score of 3-2 after a fierce match and successfully grabbed 1st place.

On April 23, 2012, fraer participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final March 2012. He was able to take down Tarrantius, Nerchio, Abver, and went straight into the finals to face Seiplo. He took down Seiplo with a score of 3-0 and smoothly grabbed 1st place.

On July 2, 2012, fraer participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final May 2012. He was able to take down Golden, Nerchio, HyuN, and went straight into the finals to face TitaN. He wasn't able to take 1st place and lost to TitaN with a score of 0-3 and took 2nd place.

fraer played at 2012 DreamHack Open: Bucharest. He defeated Nerchio at the second group stage and then beat TheStC in the Round of 16, but lost to Bly in the quarterfinals.

On October 23, 2012, fraer participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final September 2012. He defeated DIMAGA, dde, and beat Revival in the finals 3-2, securing the first place.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

On September 4, 2014, after about 2 years of inactivity, he came back playing joining Vega Squadron.[3]

Trivia[edit]

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-06-183rdDreamHack EIZO Open: Summer1 : 2 DIMAGA$3,560.22
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-07-152nd2012 Ritmix Russian StarCraft 2 League1 : 4 Kas$2,000
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2013-02-172ndVasacast Invitational 20130 : 3 LucifroN$800
2012-10-231stZOTAC Monthly Final September 20123 : 2 Revival$614
2012-04-231stZOTAC Monthly Final March 20123 : 0 Seiplo$657.74
2012-03-151stZOTAC Monthly Final February 20123 : 2 LoWeLy$653.7
2012-02-161stZOTAC Monthly Final January 20123 : 0 Seiplo$656.56
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-12-162ndEvil Geniuses Master's Cup Series League VIII1 : 3$600
In A3Minor tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-05-271st4PL Clan League Season 23 : 0$419.22
Complete Results in any Tournament

References[edit]

  1. Grumpy_CrAfT (September 4, 2014). "Official: Fraer returns to StarCraft II" (in Russian). GoodGame.ru. Retrieved January 10, 2015.
  2. https://www.teamliquid.net/forum/viewmessage.php?topic_id=107953
  3. "fraer joins Vega Squadron.".