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Kim "GuineaPig" Hyun Tae is a retired Protoss player from South Korea who formerly played for Prime, Team SCV Life and MVP.
Wings of Liberty
GuineaPig first surfaced during the first GSL season, playing under the id "EternalPrime", where he lost to eventual champion FruitDealer 0-2 in the Round of 64. GuineaPig later qualified for the 2010 Sony Ericsson StarCraft II Open Season 3, by this time playing for TSL. He defeated Junwi 2-0 in the Round of 64 before losing to Leenock 0-2 in the Round of 32. His games vs. Zerg opponents helped to popularize Void Ray-Colossus play in PvZ--Artosis would credit him for creating a style of play he called "AirToss" during his first game against Junwi, where GuineaPig won with a pure-Void Ray strategy combined with complete wall-offs and Photon Cannon defenses.
GuineaPig has since become a consistent player for MVP in team leagues as Random.
During the GSL October preliminaries, it was revealed that GuineaPig had switched back to playing as Protoss.
On the 16th of January 2012, GuineaPig confirmed on his twitter that he left MVP.
On the 23rd of June 2012, GuineaPig announced that he would be retiring from professional gaming.
ESV TV Korean Weekly
On November 17, 2011, GuineaPig participated in the ESV TV Korean Weekly Season 1 Weekly 15. After taking down Mentalist, Avenge, YangSongE, and Jjun, GuineaPig advanced in to the finals to face CranK. In the finals, GuineaPig defeated CranK by a score of 4-1 and grabbed first place.
GuineaPig played in the inaugural GSL January Code A tournament. He would fall 0-2 to August in the first round.
GuineaPig has qualified for and competed in the upcoming revamped GSL November Code A tournament. However, he was defeated by asd 0-2 in the Round of 48.
- Played as Terran and Random for many months in 2011 before changing back to Protoss.