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Reality

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Player Information
Name:
김기현
Romanized Name:
Kim Ki-hyun
Nationality:
Born:
June 6, 1993 (age 29)
Race:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$27,595
Years active:
2012 - 2016
Links
History
2009-??-?? — 2013-09-07
2013-09-07 — 2014-11-13
2015-02-27 — 2016-10-18
Recent Matches
Reality  South Korea
0:2
South Korea  Stats
2016-10-11 00:00:05UTC  
Reality  South Korea
0:2
South Korea  Classic
2016-09-27 11:00:33UTC  
Reality  South Korea
1:2
South Korea  KeeN
2016-09-27 11:00:30UTC  
Reality  South Korea
2:0
South Korea  Creator
2016-09-27 11:00:25UTC  
Reality  South Korea
0:2
South Korea  KeeN
2016-09-27 00:00:00UTC  


Kim "Reality" Ki-hyun (born June 6, 1993) is a retired Korean Terran player.

Biography[edit]

Whilst Reality hasn't done a huge amount in individual leagues for Starcraft 2, he has been a solid player for Samsung KHAN in Proleague in 2013. He has been a crucial part of their resurgence in rounds 3 and 4 of Proleague 2012-2013, gaining 6 wins with only 2 losses in round 3.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

Reality played his first SC2 official match during the hybrid 2011-2012 Proleague Season 2.

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Korea Preliminaries[edit]

In the 2012 StarCraft II WCS South Korean Preliminaries, he was able to defeat Heart 2-1 to win his Group, qualifying him for the World Championship Series: South Korea Nationals. Along the way, he defeated the Zerg power house Symbol 2-0 as well as Shine 2-0. Reality was the only KeSPA player to qualify for the 2012 WCS South Korean Nationals through the preliminaries, and one of only two to go through the first round, in his case defeating YugiOh 2-0 (RorO - a fellow Samsung KHANSamsung KHAN Samsung KHAN player - was the other).

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

In the early months of Heart of the Swarm Reality did not participate in many individual tournaments, instead opting to focus on the Proleague. He plays regularly for Samsung Khan and has scored wins against players such as TY, Trap, and Flash.

On June 26, 2013 Reality entered the WCS Korea Season 2 Qualifier. He was placed in Group G of the Evening Session. After receiving a BYE in the first round he was able to beat 이원주, Supreme, and Zest 2-0, qualifying himself for the Challenger League without dropping a map.

On July 10, 2013 Reality participated in the KeSPA Cup of the IEM Season VIII Shanghai Asian Qualifier. He was placed in Group D. There he beat Fake, Action, Hydra, and eMotion to move on to Stage 2 of the qualifiers.

After dropping out of Code A and requalifying twice in a row, Reality made it back into 2014 GSL Code S in Season 3, looking very strong as he takes out herO and Super, only dropping a match to sOs. Being back in Code S for the first time in over a year, Reality, although being the underdog, placed once again second behind Maru in his group. In the Round of 16 however, he was eliminated in last place, dropping matches to Soulkey and Cure.

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2015-09-25CA3 - 4th2015 DreamHack Open: StockholmSamsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy1 : 3$3,000
2012-09-22BA2nd2011-12 SK Planet Proleague Season 2Samsung KHANSamsung KHAN0 : 2CJ EntusCJ Entus$1,787.15
In A2Major Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2013-10-18AK1 - 12th2013 WCS Season 3 Korea GSL: Challenger LeagueSamsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 1$892
2013-07-25AK1 - 12th2013 WCS Season 2 Korea OSL: Challenger LeagueSamsung KHANSamsung KHAN2 : 1$892
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2016-09-06BA2ndOlimoLeague Monthly Finals: August 2016Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy1 : 3$225
2016-08-30BA2ndOlimoLeague Week #69Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 3$70
2016-04-22BA2ndLeifeng Cup 144Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 4$400
2016-04-20AA1stOlimoLeague Monthly Finals: April 2016Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy4 : 1$350
2016-04-14AA1stDouyu Cup Monthly Finals #1Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 0$800
2016-04-02AA1stOlimoLeague Week #58Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 1$100
2016-01-30AA1stOlimoLeague Monthly Finals: January 2016Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy4 : 2$250
2016-01-16AA1stOlimoLeague Week #51Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 2$75
2015-12-12BA2ndOlimoLeague Week #48Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy0 : 3$45
2015-11-25AA1stLeifeng Cup 138Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 0$75
2015-11-15BA2ndTournament of Champions #5Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 4$100
2015-10-31BA2ndOlimoLeague Monthly - OctoberSamsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 4$150
2015-10-24AA1stOlimoLeague Week #43Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 0$75
2015-10-22BA2ndLeifeng Cup 131Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 3$25
2015-10-21BA2ndLeifeng Cup 130Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy0 : 3$25
2015-10-14BA2ndLeifeng Cup 125Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy0 : 3$25
2015-10-09BA2ndLeifeng Cup 124Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy2 : 3$25
2015-09-02BA2ndLeifeng Cup 111Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy0 : 3$25
2015-08-21BA2ndLeifeng Cup 105Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy1 : 3$25
2015-05-05AA1stOlimoLeague Week #29Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 0$75
2015-04-30AA1stLeifeng Cup 82Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 1$50
2014-10-26BA2ndAgainst The OddsSamsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 4$400
In A4Basic Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2015-10-31AA1stTeam Gravity's Fight Night 2015: Legacy of the Void Beta, Week 3 Match 3Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy4 : 2$31.80
2015-10-22AA1stASL Bacon Infinity Weekly Cup 5Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy3 : 0$57.22
Complete list of results in any tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • Reality defeated firebathero in his first official StarCraft II game.

Matchs & VODs[edit]

WoL Matches[edit]

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Terran166 - 12856.5 %180 - 12459.2 %230 - 11566.7 %2 - 0100 %578 - 36761.2 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A1Premier0011
A2Major2002
A3Minor913426
Total1113529

References[edit]