JWong

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Player Information
Name:
Justin Wong
Birth:
November 15, 1985 (1985-11-15) (age 32)
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Achievements
Evolution Championship Series/2014/UMVC3
History
20??-??-?? - 2010-06-25
2010-06-25 - 2017-01-01
2017-01-04 - Present

Justin "JWong" Wong (born November 15, 1985) is an American fighting game player who currently plays Karin in Street Fighter V. Known for his defensive plays and footsies and generally regarded as one of the best American fighting game players, Justin Wong has won multiple EVO Championships in Marvel vs Capcom 2 (2003, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010) and Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 (2014) as well as numerous Top 8 EVO finishes in fighting games like Street Fighter 4, Killer Instinct, Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike and Capcom vs SNK 2.

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Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier G Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-09-17 A33rd A2Major The Brooklyn Beatdown Round 2 KarinEd 1 : 3 JapanR. MikaFuudo $5,000
2017-09-10 A22nd A2Major DreamHack Montreal 2017 KarinMenat 2 : 3 USAGuileR. MikaBirdieNuckleDu $2,000
2017-05-21 A11st A2Major Toryuken 6 Karin $650
2016-05-29 A11st A2Major Combo Breaker 2016 Karin 3 : 1 USAFlash $3,200
2016-05-08 A11st A2Major DreamHack Austin 2016 Karin $2,350
2016-03-27 A33rd A1Premier NorCal Regionals 2016 Karin $1,500
2014-07-13 A33rd A1Premier Evolution Championship Series 2014 Sabrewulf $1,338
2014-07-13 A11st A1Premier Evolution Championship Series 2014 WolverineStormAkuma $6,084
2013-07-14 A22nd A1Premier Evolution Championship Series 2013 WolverineStormAkuma $2,864
2013-07-14 A22nd A1Premier Evolution Championship Series 2013 $1,260.6
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • The number 15 on his Evil Geniuses jersey signifies his age when Justin Wong won his first EVO Championship (Marvel vs Capcom 2 in 2002) [1]
  • Was on the receiving end of the famous "Daigo Parry" at EVO 2004 [2]

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