He is formerly known as "Mekia".
Wings of Liberty
Impact tried to qualify for the 2012 OnGameNet Starleague Season 1 but lost to Stork with a score of 1-2 in the Ro8 of Group B in the KeSPA Preliminaries after winning against hudadak with a score of 2-1 in the previous round.
Impact tried to qualify for the 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series but lost to YoDa with a score of 0-2 in the Ro16 of Group G in the South Korean Preliminaries after receiving a BYE in the previous round.
Heart of the Swarm
Impact successfully qualified for the 2013 Season 3 WCS Korea Challenger League, advancing from Group A1 in the Qualifiers after defeating Kong he then went on to the group finals in which he lost to Hydra before taking out TurN and then Journey to qualify for Challenger League.
On October 1, 2013, Impact joined Axiom eSports. His first big achievement came a few months later, with a 2nd place finish at the 2014 DreamHack Open Bucharest, defeating players such as HerO, Ryung, MC and Jaedong to reach the final, before losing 0-3 in a rather one-sided series to Life, widely regarded as the best ZvZ player in the world.
It was announced on April 24, 2015, that Impact would not renew his contract with Axiom eSports, and thus leave the team, to seek new opportunities. About a week later it was then announced that Impact would be joining SK Telecom T1.
Acer TeamStory Cup
Acer TeamStory Cup Season 2
He played at Acer TeamStory Cup Season 2 with team Axiom, closing the season with a 69% win rate. During the Playoffs, in the loser's bracket final, he achieved an All-Kill against Team Liquid, beating Ret, Snute, TaeJa, TLO and, for the second time, Snute in the ace match, closing the series with a 5:0 victory for his team.
Legacy of the Void
After SK Telecom T1 disbanded on October 18, 2016, it was announced that Impact would be retiring. However, he did not actually retire and continued playing. In 2020, he retired for real after entering military service.
- Impact was one of the three main subjects of the documentary State of Play, along with Jaedong and an amateur player. The film documents his drafting and early experiences in the Woongjin Stars team house.
- He accidentally destroyed his hatchery with his drone on OlimoLeague Week #120 against Jieshi.
- He won TL.net's weekly MVP Award for his performance in the fourth week of the China Team Championship 2019 Season 2 as well as the MVP Award for the entire Regular Season of the tournament.
- He won TL.net's weekly MVP Award for his performance in the eighth week of the Gold Series Team Championship 2020 Spring Season.
|In Premier Tournaments|
|2019-06-11||2nd||China Team Championship 2019 Season 1||3 : 4||$1,789.60|
|2015-10-10||1st||2015 SK Telecom Proleague||4 : 2||$4,240|
|2014-04-27||2nd||2014 DreamHack Open: Bucharest||0 : 3||$5,000|
|2013-11-23||1st||2013 Global Starcraft II Team League Season 2||6 : 7||$6,056.12|
|2013-08-03||2nd||2012–2013 SK Planet Proleague||2 : 4||$1,368.13|
|2013-07-09||1st||2012–2013 SK Planet Proleague: Regular Season||27–15||Grp S.||$4,104.39|
|In Major Tournaments|
|2020-05-02||4th||NeXT 2020 Spring||0 : 4||$283.19|
|2019-10-10||2nd||China Team Championship 2019 Season 2 Allstars||1 : 4||$1,404|
|2018-05-19||1st||BTSL S1: Vancouver||3 : 0||$2,600|
|2017-11-26||3rd||Ting Open Season 4||3 : 1||$502|
|2017-07-21||3rd||2017 VSL Season 2 - Team League||3 : 4||$219.25|
|2017-04-28||3rd||2017 VSL Season 1 - Team League||1 : 4||$221.25|
|2017-04-20||1st||2017 VSL Season 1 - Individual League||3 : 0||$4,420|
|2016-03-26||1st||2016 Proleague: Round 1||4 : 2||$1,603.73|
|2015-09-30||1st||ASL Season 5 Prime League||4 : 3||$2,000|
|2014-08-10||3rd||Red Bull Battle Grounds: Global||0 : 2||$1,300|
|2014-07-09||4th||Acer TeamStory Cup Season 3||4 : 5||$400|
|2013-12-15||2nd||Acer TeamStory Cup Season 2||1 : 5||$1,000|
|In Premier/Major Team Leagues|
|2014-05-06||Acer TeamStory Cup Season 3||All Kill of coL-Dignitas|
|hendralisk||Merry Go Round||Impact|
|Tefel||King Sejong Station||Impact|
|hendralisk||Merry Go Round||Impact|
|2013-12-15||Acer TeamStory Cup Season 2||All Kill of Team Liquid|
|Impact||Newkirk Precinct TE||Snute|
|Complete list of results in any tournament|
First Person View Match VODS
|as||702 - 483||59.2 %||697 - 559||55.5 %||494 - 433||53.3 %||8 - 2||80 %||1901 - 1477||56.3 %|
|as||0 - 0||-||0 - 0||-||0 - 0||-||8 - 10||44.4 %||8 - 10||44.4 %|
1v1 Medal Statistics
- "Axiom eSports sign Impact (aka Mekia)". tl.net. October 1, 2013.
- "Impact leaves Axiom eSports". tl.net. April 24, 2015.
- "Impact joins SK Telecom T1". tl.net. May 8, 2015.
- "Impact retires". Twitter.com. October 18, 2016. "Innovation, soO, Classic, Dark, Dream continue SC2. Myungsik&Zoun will play another Game, Sorry, Impact retire http://www.fomos.kr/esports/news_view&entry_id=34243 #sc2"
- TheOneAboveU (2019-09-29). "Weekly MVP Award: LP.Impact". TL.net. Retrieved 2020-03-26.
- TheOneAboveU (2019-10-08). "Regular Season MVP Award: LP.Impact". TL.net. Retrieved 2020-03-26.
- TheOneAboveU (2020-06-08). "Weekly MVP Award: LP.Impact". TL.net. Retrieved 2020-06-08.