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[e][h] SonG
Player Information
Timothé Cynober
March 14, 1990 (age 31)
Alternate IDs:
ATǂSonG, mTwSonG, GSUSonG
Approx. Total Winnings:
201?-??-?? — 201?-??-??
2011-??-?? — 2011-11-01
2011-11-18 — 201?-??-??
2012-03-18 — 2012-06-15
2012-06-?? — 2012-11-15
2013-01-?? — 2013-02-09
2013-09-07 — 2014-02-19

Timothé "SonG" Cynober was a French Terran player who is now retired.


SonG is a student living near Paris (France). He was a high level player in World of Warcraft for teams Millenium & aAa. He moved to StarCraft II at the end of the beta. SonG was also a high level 2v2 player in Brood War, where he was B on iccup. He had some results early in StarCraft II, for team France in 2v2, but he eventually switched to 1v1. SonG is very active in the French scene. He works on a lot of projects, like the show 100% SC2 (State of the Game-like) with egg-one. He is also a coach featured egg-school. He works on some events, like university clan wars (May 2012). He often promotes new projects and shares them with people who are new to esports.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

SonG was a member of Virus Gaming. He was ranked in the European Grand Master league. SonG made most French offline event with more or less good results, like a top 16 finish in Gamer Assembly 2011. His achievements are mostly composed of online weekly cups. He also qualified for "ESWC qualifier" 2010-2011.

On June 15, 2012, after three months, SonG was released from team mTw.[1] SonG later joined team Alt-Tab.Gaming.

On November 15, 2012, he became teamless again as Alt-Tab.Gaming disbanded.[2]

In 2013, he joined GSU Gaming as the first StarCraft II player of their roster, but a month later, on February 9, 2013, he announced that he had retire from competitive StarCraft.[3]

However, he started playing again for the following season of the Francophone Championship. He once again announced retirement on February 19, 2014.[4]


  • He played Protoss in Brood war.
  • His reason for picking Terran is that he wanted a unit that could slow opponents.
  • He studies pharmacy in Paris.
  • High level player in World of Warcraft.
  • Streams and commentates in French.
  • Coach featured Egg school.
  • He played a lot of online cups like 4PL, Playhem, Gamecreds, Competo, Craft cup, ESL, Zotac, ... on NA & EU server
  • He spent 1 month in the gaming house Ministry of win MOW in Poland in July 2012.
  • He worked a lot on the sky Terran Sky Terran Thread on TL


In A3Minor tournaments
2013-12-071stENSIIE Game Show WinterCascadeCascade$685.28
2012-12-083rdFrancophone Championship Season 1GSU GamingGSU Gaming3 : 2 Dayshi$258.55
2012-02-121stInsaLan #7ZZZZZ3 : 1 Toto$264.77
Complete Results in any Tournament

WoL Matches[edit]




External links[edit]


Earnings Statistics

Medal Statistics



  1. "StarCraft 2 team reduced". June 15, 2012.
  2. France Alt-Tab Gaming closes its doors November 15, 2012.
  3. France Sick day, time to quit!, February 9, 2013.
  4. SonG's Facebook Post