Jeffrey "Trump" Shih is an American Hearthstone player for Team SoloMid. He was a StarCraft 2 streamer and former pro player. His popularity has grown a lot since he started streaming Hearthstone, and he is one of the most well-known players.
Trump is a native of California's Bay Area who is a popular StarCraft II streamer often featured on Team Liquid and has attended LAN events in the San Francisco and Oakland areas as a player and caster, but he is arguably even more well known currently as a Hearthstone streamer and pro gamer.
He was one of the players invited to compete at the Innkeeper's Invitational at BlizzCon, where he defeated StarCraft colleague Husky in the quarterfinals before losing to another StarCraft colleague - eventual champion Artosis - in the semifinals. Since then, he has also been on Fight Night as part of Team LiquidValue. He participated in SeatStory Cup, where he defeated Ek0p, Monk and Artosis before losing to Gnimsh twice and finishing in third place. He became known for playing free to play decks, having reached legend with a free to play mage , shaman, warlock and priest .
Trump has since reached legend with a free to play Shaman deck and Warlock deck.[Citation needed]
|2016-07-21||1st||Showm.||Battleriff Showmatch Trump vs Amaz||3 : 2||Amaz||$1,000|
|2016-02-19||5 - 8th||Premier||The Curse Trials||0 : 3||SuperJJ||$1,250|
|2015-10-11||7 - 8th||Premier||2015 HWC - Americas Championship||2 : 3||Coreia||$1,250|
|2015-08-30||3 - 4th||Premier||ONOG Summer Circuit Finals||1 : 4||tom60229||$3,000|
|2015-07-17||1st||Premier||Vulcun Deckmasters||5 : 1||Cipher||$16,000|
|2015-07-05||1st||Major||HTC Recharged||3 : 1||nugoory||$2,500|
|2015-06-07||5 - 8th||Premier||ESL Hearthstone Legendary Series -Season 2 Finals||2 : 3||Kitkatz||$1,000|
|2015-04-05||3 - 4th||Major||Xfinity Hearthstone Invitational I||2 : 3||SjoW||$500|
|2014-10-19||5 - 8th||Premier||SeatStory Cup II||3 : 4||Theude||$500|
|2014-03-09||3rd||Major||SeatStory Cup I||2 : 4||Gnimsh||$2,000|
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- Has a degree in finance from New York University.
- As a StarCraft player, he is a former Terran player who played for Vega Squadron.
- 2014-12-28 | Trump: Mech-Aggro decks are pretty scary by SyscoLW of escene.de
- 2014-11-23 | What do Hearthstone pros think of Goblins vs Gnomes? by Cam Shea of IGN
- 2014-11-09 | How to Become an Arena Legend (Panel) - Trump & Hafu by Mike Donais of Blizzard at BlizzCon World Championships
- 2013-11-09 | Trump: "I average 7 wins in Arena" by HotBid of Team Liquid at Innkeeper's Invitational