HoT

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Player Information
Name:
Михайло Новопашин
Romanized Name:
Mykhaylo Novopashyn
Birth:
August 5, 1986 (1986-08-05)
Died:
January 24, 2022(2022-01-24) (aged 35)
Country:
Race:
Night Elf
Status:
Alternate IDs:
SK.HoT
SK.HoTTea
sk.gogohot
SK.Novopashyn
internationale
Daw.hottie
dolce1
GravitasNovo
wakadaka
BR.HoT
GSC.Hot.C-club
hhh
hhhfirelord
Nicknames:
神经刀 Shénjīng dāo (Knife for Nerve)
Medias (Social & stream)
History
200X-XX-XX - 2004-XX-XX
2004-11-22 - 2007-12-03
2007-12-03 - 2009-01-04
2009-03-05 - 2009-04-28
2010-02-25 - 2010-03-30
2020-06-06 - 2021-08-03
Profiles
ESL HoT's profile

Mykhaylo "HoT" Novopashyn (August 5, 1986 - January 24, 2022) was an ex-professional Ukrainian Night Elf player.

Biography[edit]

He was a part of well-known teams as SK Gaming and Gravitas Gaming. After his retirement from esports he played poker with good results.

In late 2018 he started to play Warcraft III again and decided to start streaming.

He was diagnosed with cancer. In August 2021 ToD organized a fundraiser and a few showmatches to gather money for his treatment. The crowdfunded sum exceeded $ 13,500 with many known people of the scene contributing.

HoT passed away on January 24, 2022 at the age of 35[1].

Trivia[edit]

  • He was from Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • He was known for his Firelord play after his return to Warcraft 3 in late 2018.
  • He played poker on limits NL $1k+
  • He was a cinephile and he was always glad to discuss Marvel Cinematic Universe on his stream.
  • Apart from Warcraft III he played Hearthstone (Arenas only), League of Legends, Eador, as well as indie games such as FTL, Darkest Dungeon, Slay the Spire, They Are Billions.

Weekly Cups[edit]

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierTournamentTeamResultPrize
2008-06-145th - 6thTier 1PGL Season IIIPGL Season IIIPGL Season III
Gravitas GamingGravitas Gaming
1 : 2$1,451.17
2008-03-091stTier 2Samsung European Championship - 2008Samsung European Championship - 2008Samsung European Championship - 2008
Gravitas GamingGravitas Gaming
4 : 0$3,834
2008-01-271stTier 2ESL Pro Series Season UkraineESL Pro Series Season UkraineESL Pro Series Season Ukraine
Gravitas GamingGravitas Gaming
 : 
$1,104.61
2007-10-214thTier 1International Electronic Sports Tournament 2007International Electronic Sports Tournament 2007International Electronic Sports Tournament 2007
SK GamingSK Gaming
0 : 3$1,337.49
2007-05-272ndTier 2ASUS Open Spring 2007ASUS Open Spring 2007ASUS Open Spring 2007
SK GamingSK Gaming
1 : 2$965
2007-03-212ndTier 1Intel Extreme Masters - Season I - World ChampionshipIntel Extreme Masters - Season I - World ChampionshipIntel Extreme Masters - Season I - World Championship
SK GamingSK Gaming
0 : 2$10,719.21
2007-03-181stTier 2Samsung European Championship - 2007Samsung European Championship - 2007Samsung European Championship - 2007
SK GamingSK Gaming
2 : 1$4,000
2006-10-223rdTier 1World Cyber Games - 2006World Cyber Games - 2006World Cyber Games - 2006
SK GamingSK Gaming
2 : 0$8,000
2005-11-205th - 8thTier 1World Cyber Games - 2005World Cyber Games - 2005World Cyber Games - 2005
SK GamingSK Gaming
1 : 2$1,000
2005-09-181stTier 2ClanBase EuroCup XIClanBase EuroCup XIClanBase EuroCup XI
SK GamingSK Gaming
2 : 1$1,835.85

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