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|Romanized Name:||Ko Seok Hyun|
|Birth:||January 15, 1988|
|Alternate IDs:||TSL.HyuN, MyWay|
|WCS Rank (Points):||#40 (325 points)|
2011-11-28 – 2013-01-03
Ko "HyuN" Seok Hyun is a former Brood War progamer from South Korea. He began his StarCraft II career in November 2011 with Team SCV Life. On January 3rd 2013 he became teamless following the disbanding of TSL. On February 1st 2013, he joined Quantic Gaming.
Though HyuN was known as an online player for quite sometime, in late 2012, HyuN cemented himself as a legitimate tournament performer when he reached the Code S finals of the 2012 GSL Season 5 while simultaneously winning IPL Fight Club for 14 consecutive weeks.
 Wings of Liberty
HyuN began playing StarCraft II in November 2011, and was able to move up to Master League within the month. On November 28th, he joined Team SCV Life. He stated that he planned to qualify for the first GSL Code A Championship of 2012, and to compete in foreign events as well. HyuN successfully earned a spot in Code A by defeating Weekend in the 2012 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 preliminaries, hence meeting the objective he set a month before. His stay in Code A was brief, however, as he lost to TaeJa in the Ro 48, falling back down to Code B. HyuN was able to qualify for Code A of the 2012 Global StarCraft II League Season 3 a second time with a victory over Choya in the usual qualification process.
On March 15th, 2012, HyuN participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final February 2012. He was able to take down Breach and Revival but was not able to get any further after fraer took him down and sent him to the 3rd/4th place match. In the 3rd/4th place match, HyuN took down Crane with a score of 2-0 and took 3rd place.
On July 2nd, 2012, HyuN participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final May 2012. He was able to take down White-Ra and Satiini but was unable to advance any further than that after he faced fraer and got sent straight to the 3rd/4th place match. In the 3rd/4th place match, HyuN destroyed Seiplo with a score of 2-0 and was able to take 3rd place.
On July 24th, 2012, HyuN participated in the ZOTAC Cup Monthly Final June 2012. He was able to take down Welmu, Happy, Bly, and went straight into the finals to face Revival. After a fierce match, HyuN won against Revival with a score of 3-2 and took 1st place.
 Esports Weekly Match
On May 4th, 2012, HyuN participated in the EWM Season 2 Week 6. HyuN took down TriMaster, Blaka, Vampire, Revival, and YangSongE to advance in to the finals against Brown. HyuN defeated Brown by a score of 2-0 and advanced in to the EWM Season 2 Finals where he would have a shot to obtain a Code A seed if he won against the other weekly winners.
 World Championship Series
 2012 WCS Korea Preliminaries
On July 23rd, 2012, HyuN participated in the 2012 South Korea WCS Preliminaries. HyuN received a BYE in round one and then took down 심준보, Sage, Maru, and faced Polt in the finals. He was not able to advance any further as he lost to Polt by a score of 1:2 and took 2nd place.
 IGN ProLeague
 IPL Fight Club
By October 16th, 2012, HyuN had defeated CranK, Tear, Grubby, aLive, TitaN, GuMiho, ByuN and Sea by scores of 5-1, 5-3, 5-0, 5-0, 5-1, 5-3, 5-3 and 5-1 respectively, being the first player to achieve over 3 wins in the fight club, and is currently on a 10-win streak.
On October 29th, 2012, HyuN cemented his reign over Fight Club, this time with a 5-4 win over the reigning Code S champion Life, for a total of 12 consecutive wins. This match was the first time anyone had taken more than three games off HyuN in Fight Club.
On December 11th, 2012, HyuN would at last lose his Fight Club title. After 14 consecutive wins, he would lose 5-2 to Leenock.
|In Premier Tournaments|
|2012-12-01||2nd||2012 GSL Code S Season 5||3 : 4||Sniper||$17,053|
|In Major Tournaments|
|2013-03-31||1st||2013 Ritmix Russian StarCraft II League Season 4||4 : 0||LucifroN||$3,000|
|2012-12-19||1st||GGA Cup||3 : 0||Revival||$3,000|
|2012-12-13||1st||MSI Pro Cup Worldwide||3 : 0||Scarlett||3,000 €|
|Complete Results in any Tournament|
- 2013-02-20 | 2013 GSL Season 1 Code A Ro24 Day 1 Winners by This Is Game
- 2013-02-13 | 2013 GSL Season 1 Code A Ro32 Day 1 Winners by This Is Game
- 2012-12-01 | Hyun talks about beating INnoVation to make the GSL Season 5 Code S Final by Slasher of GameSpot.com at IPL5 (trans. )
- 2012-12-01 | 2012 GSL Season 5 Code S Ro4 Winner by This Is Game
- 2012-11-20 | 2012 GSL Season 5 Code S Ro8 Day 1 Winners by This Is Game
- 2012-11-14 | 2012 GSL Season 5 Code S Ro16 Group B Winners by This Is Game
- 2012-11-01 | 2012 GSL Season 5 Code S Ro32 Group D Winners by This Is Game
- 2012-10-09 | 2012 GSL Season 4 Code A Ro32 Day 1 Winners by This Is Game
- 2012-09-18 | 2012 GSL Season 4 Code A Ro48 Day 1 Winners by This Is Game
- 2012-04-20 | Interview with HyuN by PolarfluKe
- ↑ TSL disbands
- ↑ HyuN joins Quantic Gaming
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "I will prove myself to the Starcraft 2 Community within 3 months!" Thisisgame.com, 29 November 2011. Translated version / TeamLiquid.net Forum thread
- ↑ Coach Lee: "With current circumstances with the team, the players realized that they cannot win therefore the players and I had to make a hard decision." Thisisgame.com, 28 November 2011 Translated version / TeamLiquid.net Forum thread