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Heart

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[e][h] Heart
Player Information
Name:
김민혁
Romanized Name:
Kim Min-hyuk
Nationality:
Born:
November 16, 1990 (age 32)
Race:
Alternate IDs:
KT.MGW_Strict, Link[3.33], Link, Maynard
Approx. Total Winnings:
$66,914
Years active:
2011 - 2017
2020
Links
History
????-??-?? — 2012-01-18
2012-02-17 — 2013-01-09
2013-01-14 — 2015-10-15
Retired:
2015-11-18
Recent Matches
Heart  Singapore
0:2
Denmark  Blade
2020-12-06 00:00:16UTC  
Heart  Singapore
2:1
United States  Babylon
2020-12-06 00:00:01UTC  
Link  Brazil
0:2
Peru  Jhonny
2017-03-13 00:00:22UTC  
Link  Brazil
0:2
Bolivia  DarkUnnamed
2016-02-08 00:01:39UTC  
Heart  South Korea
0:2
South Korea  Losira
2015-10-31 00:00:01UTC  


Kim "Heart" Min-hyuk (born November 16, 1990) is a retired Korean Terran player.

He was also active in Brood War, where he played for Hwaseung Oz.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

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Heart won several Playhem Daily events playing under ID Maynard.

On January 19, 2012, he would leave Team SCV Life.[1] He then joined compLexity Gaming on February 17, 2012.[2]

He would leave the team nearly a year later.[3]

On January 14, 2013, Axiom recruited Heart as part of its new engagement in the GSTL in partnership with Team Acer.[4]

Global StarCraft II Team League[edit]

2011 GSTL Season 1[edit]

On August 19, 2011, for the 2011 GSTL Season 1 Group A, Team SCV Life sent out Heart as their starting player against F.United. Heart took out NaNiwa and put TSL ahead by a score of 1-0. F.United sent out Fenix next and Heart wasn't able to defeat him. Heart's loss allowed F.United to tie up the score at 1-1.

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Korea Preliminaries[edit]

On July 23, 2012, Heart participated in the 2012 South Korea WCS Preliminaries. Heart received a BYE in round one and then took down Dark, SonGDuri, sKyHigh, and faced Reality in the finals. He was not able to advance any further as he lost to Reality by a score of 1:2 and took 2nd place.

Global StarCraft II League[edit]

Code A[edit]

Heart would qualify for the 2012 GSL Season 1 Code A by defeating TheBest in the finals of the preliminaries. In the Ro 48, he managed to upset Bomber 2-1. In the Ro 32, he lost to Ryung 1-2.

In 2012 GSL Season 2 Code A Heart faced Terius in Ro48, and won 2-0. In Ro32 he met BBoongBBoong, where he lost 0-2.

After losing his Up and Down group for the second consecutive season, Heart tore through 2012 GSL Season 3 Code A, taking down Lure in the Ro.48 with a 2-1, YuGiOh with a 2-0 in the Ro.32, and the upset against KeeN 2-0 in the Ro.24, securing his first ever Code S spot in the 2012 GSL Season 4 Code S.

Up & Downs[edit]

Heart failed to qualify for 2012 GSL Season 2 Code S in the Up & Down matches after going 1-3 in his group, beating YugiOh, but losing to BBoongBBoong, Avenge, and KeeN.

Heart would be placed into the six player Group E of the 2012 GSL Season 3: Up and Down Matches after his 2012 GSL Season 2 Code A loss in the Ro.32. He failed to advance with a 2-2 record, despite the win against the eventual 4-1 AcE.


Code S[edit]

On September 11, 2012, Heart participated in Code S group F, defeating NaNiwa 2:1, losing to Squirtle 2:0 and finally defeating Sniper 2:1, to advance out of his group and move into the Round of 16.

Outside Korea[edit]

His first major event outside Korea was MLG Winter Championship. He got to Pool C through the Open Bracket, after defeating MorroW, inori and DdoRo. There, he finished first of his group after going 5-0. His first opponent in the Championship Bracket was DongRaeGu. He lost 0-2 and had to face GanZi in the Losers' Bracket. He won 2-1 and to face HuK in the next round. Due to defeating him in the pool games, he started with a 2-1 advantage and ended winning 4-2. He then faced DongRaeGu again in an other extended series. He lost 4-1, ending 3rd overall and winning $9,000 and also a seed for 2012 MLG Spring Arena 1.[5]

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

2015[edit]

On November 18, 2015, Heart announced that he retired from progaming.[6]

Trivia[edit]

  • As of February 4, 2012, Heart had the best winrate of all players in the Playhem Daily tournaments, with an 87% win ratio.[7]
  • From March 2015, Heart started to study in Qingdao, China and take part in many matches in the country.[8] However, until he announced his retirement, he hasn't participated in any tournaments above CN server only with his account in the QQ group of WCS Mainland China Qualifier.

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2014-10-122nd2014 WCS Season 3 America Premier LeagueAxiomAxiom2 : 4$15,000
2014-07-063rd - 4th2014 WCS Season 2 America Premier LeagueAxiomAxiom1 : 3$7,500
2013-11-231st2013 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 2
Axiom-Acer
6 : 7AZUBUAZUBU$6,056.12
2013-07-193rd2013 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 1
Axiom-Acer
0 : 5Incredible MiracleIncredible Miracle$635.73
2012-07-241st - 12th2012 Global StarCraft II League Season 3: Code AcompLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming2 : 0$869.28
2012-03-253rd2012 MLG Winter ChampionshipcompLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming1 : 4$9,000
2011-10-083rd - 4th2011 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 1
Team SCV Life
4 : 5PrimePrime$0
In A2Major Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2015-04-183rd - 4thASL Season 4 Prime LeagueAxiomAxiom0 : 4$500
2014-07-094thAcer TeamStory Cup Season 3
Axiom
4 : 5mousesportsmousesports$400
2013-12-152ndAcer TeamStory Cup Season 2
Axiom
1 : 5Team AcerTeam Acer$1,000
2012-07-011stEvil Geniuses Master's Cup Series League VII
CoL.MVP
3 : 2FnaticFnatic$384.62
2012-04-223rd - 4th2012 MLG Spring Arena 1compLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming0 : 3$1,450
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2015-07-241stSHOUTcraft Clan Wars July 2015 #4
Axiom
4 : 1yoe Flash Wolvesyoe Flash Wolves$100
2015-05-271stSHOUTcraft Clan Wars May 2015 #6
Axiom
4 : 1PrimePrime$100
2015-05-251stSEAcraft Weekly 48AxiomAxiom2 : 1$41
2015-05-222ndMasters Cup 54AxiomAxiom2 : 3$25
2015-04-281stSHOUTcraft Clan Wars April 2015 #7
Axiom
4 : 3ROOT GamingROOT Gaming$100
2015-04-202ndSHOUTcraft Clan Wars April 2015 #5
Axiom
3 : 4StarTaleStarTale$0
2015-04-132ndSEAcraft Weekly 42AxiomAxiom0 : 2$25
2015-02-161stSEAcraft Weekly 35AxiomAxiom2 : 0$41
2014-04-222ndStarship Troopers Ultimate EditionAxiomAxiom2 : 3$150
2014-04-212ndSHOUTcraft Clan Wars April 2014 #1
Axiom
2 : 4mYinsanitymYinsanity$0
2014-04-182ndSHOUTcraft Clan Wars May 2014 #3
Axiom
3 : 4MVPMVP$0
2014-02-282ndSHOUTcraft Clan Wars February 2014 #3
Axiom
2 : 4StarTaleStarTale$0
2011-08-201stTeamSpeak TL Open #21Team SCV LifeTeam SCV Life3 : 2$100
In A4Basic Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2015-04-261stDingIt Showmatches Match 20AxiomAxiom4 : 1$150
2015-03-221stTeam Gravity's Fight Night 2015: March, Week 4 Match 3AxiomAxiom4 : 3$60
2014-05-091stKipi's Tournament One Cup 11AxiomAxiom– : –$75
2012-02-251stPlayhem NA Daily 163compLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming– : –$60
2012-02-011stPlayhem NA Daily 139– : –$45
2012-01-291stPlayhem NA Daily 136– : –$45
2012-01-251stPlayhem NA Daily 132– : –$45
2012-01-231stPlayhem NA Daily 130– : –$45
2012-01-121stPlayhem NA Daily 119– : –$45
2012-01-041stPlayhem NA Daily 111– : –$45
2011-12-281stPlayhem NA Daily 104– : –$45
2011-12-271stPlayhem NA Daily 103– : –$45
2011-12-231stPlayhem NA Daily 99– : –$60
2011-12-161stPlayhem NA Daily 92– : –$60
2011-11-141stZ33k 2v2 Masters Weekly Cup 143 : 1$25
Complete list of results in any tournament

Matches & VODs[edit]

Wings of Liberty

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Gallery[edit]

External Links[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Terran219 - 16956.4 %161 - 15051.8 %262 - 23752.5 %15 - 0100 %657 - 55654.2 %
as Zerg2 - 166.7 %0 - 20 %0 - 40 %0 - 0-2 - 722.2 %
as Random0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 20 %0 - 20 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A1Premier1124
A2Major0022
A3Minor33612
Total441018

References[edit]