Hurricane

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[e][h] Hurricane
Player Information
Name:
남기웅
Romanized Name:
Nam Ki-woong
Birth:
November 18, 1995 (1995-11-18) (age 23)
Country:
Race:
Alternate IDs:
Fan, aLive.Fan, Tear, Samuel
Total Earnings:
$78,121.94
Approx. Earnings 2019:
$22,438.67
WCS Korea rank:
Links
Achievements
All-kills:
× 1
History
????-??-?? - 2013-10-31
2013-10-31 - 2013-12-25
2014-02-20 - 2016-10-18
2017-??-?? - 2017-??-??
2018-04-08 - 2018-08-11
2019-06-14 - Present

Nam "Hurricane" Ki Woong is a South Korean Protoss player who is currently playing for Brave Star Gaming. He was formerly known as "Tear".

Biography[edit]

Wings Of Liberty[edit]

In 2011 Hurricane participated in several tournaments including:

In 2012 Hurricane made the debut for his team FXOpen e-Sports in the 2012 GSTL Season 1 in the match against MVP but lost to KeeN in the 1st set.

ESV TV Korea Weekly[edit]

On June 14, 2012, Hurricane participated in the ESV TV Korean Weekly Season 3 Weekly 6. After taking down Shuttle, TaeJa, JKS, and Arthur, Hurricane advanced in to the finals to face Life. He wasn't able to grab first place after losing to Life by a score of 2-3 and took second place.

Esports Weekly Match[edit]

On February 16, 2012, Hurricane participated in the EWM Season 1 Week 2. Hurricane took down MajOr, CraZy, AnNyeong, cOre, and Hack to advance in to the finals against Soulman. Hurricane defeated Soulman by a score of 2-0 and advanced in to the EWM Season 1 Finals where he would have a shot to obtain a Code A seed if he won against the other weekly winners.

On March 23, 2012, Hurricane participated in the EWM Season 2 Week 1. Hurricane took down RagnaroK, Pet, Galaxy, Tassadar, and LosirA to advance in to the finals against YoDa. Hurricane defeated YoDa by a score of 2-0 and advanced in to the EWM Season 2 Finals where he would have a shot to obtain a Code A seed if he won against the other weekly winners.

On July 6, 2012, Hurricane participated in the EWM Season 3 Week 5. Tear took down GGF, Whale, Arthur, and CoCa to advance in to the finals against asd. Hurricane defeated asd by a score of 2-0 and advanced in to the EWM Season 3 Finals where he would have a shot to obtain a Code A seed if he won against the other weekly winners.

On August 4, 2012, Hurricane participated in the EWM Season 3 Finals. Hurricane took down Revival in the first round and then advanced in to the second round to face LosirA. After defeating LosirA by a score of 2-1, Hurricane advanced in to the finals to face finale. He was not able to advance any further and had to settle for second place after he lost to finale by a score of 0-2.

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Korea Preliminaries[edit]

On July 23, 2012, Hurricane participated in the 2012 South Korea WCS Preliminaries. Hurricane received a BYE in round one and then took down TurN, Lucky, Life, and faced YugiOh in the finals. He was not able to advance any further as he lost to YugiOh by a score of 0:2 and took 2nd place.

Trivia[edit]

  • Changed his name from Tear to Hurricane.
  • According to the Unofficial World Champion concept, Hurricane was World Champion for 125 consecutive days. This is 42 more days than the previous title holder, MMA, and stood as the longest ever for over 4 years until it was overtaken by Serral.

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2019-06-153 - 4th2019 Global StarCraft II League Season 2: Code SZZZZZ1 : 4 Dark$7,602
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2014-08-302nd2nd Hong Kong Esports Tournament3 : 4 RagnaroK$2,000
2013-08-311stHong Kong Esports Tournament4 : 2 KingKong$10,000
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2019-07-311stLoot Royal Rumble3-1Grp S.$200
2016-08-222ndRavenZ Cup V1 : 4 TRUE$100
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2013-11-234th2013 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 23-5Grp S.$471.03
2012-12-081st2012 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 35 : 3$3,080.71
2012-07-281st2012 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 25 : 0$2,928.22
2012-04-073 - 4th2012 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 13 : 5$441.82
2012-03-18 3rdNorth American Star Team League3 : 2$100
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2019-11-084thNeXT 2019 Autumn3 : 4$286.67
2017-07-212nd2017 VSL Season 2 - Team League1 : 4$329
2016-11-203rdVSL Team League3 : 4$211.67
2012-03-094thIPL Team Arena Challenge 22 : 5$285.71
In A3Minor tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2018-12-281stAfreecaTV Blazing Series : Asia4 : 2$60
In Premier/Major Team Leagues
DateEventResult
Complete Results in any Tournament

Highlights[edit]

Notable Series[edit]

PvZ[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2014[edit]

2013[edit]

2012[edit]

Matches & VODs[edit]

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

Gallery[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]