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[e][h] fraer
Player Information
Игорь Турчин
Romanized Name:
Igor Turchin
November 18, 1991 (age 30)
Alternate IDs:
roxkisFRAER, RoX.KIS.fraer,
Approx. Total Winnings:
2011-04-?? — 2014-09-04
2014-09-04 — 2015-02-06
2015-02-06 — 2015-08-28

Igor "fraer" Turchin (born November 18, 1991) is a retired Russian/Ukrainian Protoss player.

Due to him living in the Crimea, in the spring of 2014 he chose an option to change his citizenship to Russian.[1]


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]



In A1Premier tournaments
2012-06-183 - 4thDreamHack EIZO Open: SummerRoXRoX1 : 2 DIMAGA$3,560.22
In A2Major tournaments
2012-07-152nd2012 Ritmix Russian StarCraft 2 LeagueRoXRoX1 : 4 Kas$2,000
In A3Minor tournaments
2013-02-172ndVasacast Invitational 2013RoXRoX0 : 3 LucifroN$800
2012-12-052ndZOTAC Monthly Final October 2012RoXRoX2 : 3 Sage$261.42
2012-10-231stZOTAC Monthly Final September 2012RoXRoX3 : 2 Revival$614
2012-09-291stTechlabs Cup UA 2012RoXRoX5 : 0 Bly$1,000
2012-07-022ndZOTAC Monthly Final May 2012RoXRoX0 : 3 TitaN$251.68
2012-04-231stZOTAC Monthly Final March 2012RoXRoX3 : 0 Seiplo$657.74
2012-03-151stZOTAC Monthly Final February 2012RoXRoX3 : 2 LoWeLy$653.70
2012-02-161stZOTAC Monthly Final January 2012RoXRoX3 : 0 Seiplo$656.56
In A4Basic tournaments
2015-07-051stGo4SC2 Cup 486Extreme SupremacyExtreme Supremacy3 : 2 Starbuck$109.95
2015-01-251stGo4SC2 Cup 440Vega SquadronVega Squadron3 : 2 Bly$111.38
2012-12-161stZOTAC Cup EU Cup 137RoXRoX3 : 1 NeOAnGeL$131.78
2012-12-151stVisa QIWI Wallet Cup Cup 34RoXRoX3 : 0 Siw$97.66
2012-10-121stPlayhem EU Daily 382RoXRoX TargA$55
2012-10-061stPlayhem EU Daily 376RoXRoX ELVIS$55
2012-09-231stZOTAC Cup EU Cup 125RoXRoX3 : 1 Beastyqt$129.74
2012-08-191stRegular Cup Cup 18RoXRoX3 : 1 Noname$93.55
2012-08-041stRegular Cup Cup 16RoXRoX3 : 2 Revolver$93.80 Elite Cup 5RoXRoX3 : 1 sLivko$100
2012-06-301stRegular Cup Cup 12RoXRoX3 : 1 sLivko$92.54
2012-06-021stRegular Cup Cup 8RoXRoX3 : 1 Turuk$89.04
2012-05-131stZOTAC Cup EU Cup 106RoXRoX3 : 1 TitaN$129.21
2012-05-051stRegular Cup Cup 4RoXRoX2 : 1 Noname$100.80
2012-03-181stZOTAC Cup EU Cup 98RoXRoX3 : 0 Nerchio$131.84
2012-02-281stXILENCE Cup 34RoXRoX3 : 0 Turuk$100
2012-02-261stZOTAC Cup EU Cup 95RoXRoX3 : 2 sLivko$134.71
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A2Major tournaments
2012-12-162ndEvil Geniuses Master's Cup Series League VIIIRoXRoX1 : 3Team LiquidTeam Liquid$1,000
In A3Minor tournaments
2012-10-242ndincredible Panic Team League Season 4RoXRoX4 : 6Team EmpireTeam Empire$83.33
2012-05-271st4PL Clan League Season 2RoXRoX3 : 0Team AcerTeam Acer$419.22
Complete Results in any Tournament


Earnings Statistics

Medal Statistics



  1. Grumpy_CrAfT (September 4, 2014). "Official: Fraer returns to StarCraft II" (in Russian). Retrieved January 10, 2015.
  3. "fraer joins Vega Squadron.".