MaSa

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[e][h]Terran MaSa
Player Information
Name:
Maru Kim
Birth:
March 20, 1995 (1995-03-20) (age 22)
Country:
Race:
Team:
Alternate IDs:
ROOTMaSa, NMxMaSa
WCS Circuit rank:
Links
History
?? - 2012-07
2012-07-12 - 2015-10-10
2016-01-01 - Present

Maru "MaSa" Kim is a Canadian Terran player, currently playing for Team eLevate.

Biography[edit]

MaSa began seriously competing in StarCraft II after being inspired by players like BoxeR and NaDa competing in the GSL. He was a member of Team Nightmares before being signed by Root Gaming on July 12, 2012.[1]

On January 1, 2016, MaSa joined the Team eLevate.[2]

Wings of Liberty[edit]

MaSa qualified for NASL Season 4 by reaching the top 4 of the Season 3 Open Tournament, falling to Beastyqt in the Ro4.

MaSa went undefeated through the I'm Out Already!? Invitational, defeating qxc, LzGaMeR, and CatZ without dropping a set.[3]

Trivia[edit]

  • Was called by RootCatZ the "secret weapon of ROOT", and after defeating ThorZaIN 2-0 in EG:MCSL, this assertion seems to hold some truth.
  • Nicknames: Brown Korean, Brownru, Manru.

Achievements[edit]

In Premier Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2016-05-16 World Championship Series A33 - 4th 2016 WCS Circuit: Spring Circuit Championship Team eLevate 0 : 3 Protoss ShoWTimE $10,000
2016-05-08 DreamHack A33 - 4th 2016 DreamHack Open: Austin Team eLevate 0 : 3 Zerg Hydra $5,000
In Major Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2017-01-08 A33 - 4th Cheeseadelphia 4 Team eLevate 0 : 3 Zerg JonSnow $400
2016-11-13 A33rd World Cyber Arena 2016: Americas Qualifier Team eLevate 2 : 0 Zerg Suppy $2,800
2016-09-25 A33rd Kings of the North Season 3 Team eLevate 1 : 2 Terran Kelazhur 750 CAD
2016-07-09 A33rd 2016 WCS Summer Regional Challengers: North America Team eLevate 0 : 3 Zerg Hydra $800
2014-03-02 A11st LAN ETS 2014 ROOT Gaming 3 : 0 Protoss desRow 1,600 CAD
2014-02-16 A11st MLG GameOn Ender's Game on Blu-ray Tournament ROOT Gaming 4 : 2 Protoss State $3,000
2013-12-08 A22nd SHOUTcraft America Winter ROOT Gaming 0 : 4 Protoss HuK $1,200
In Minor Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2017-02-12 A11st LAN ETS 2017 Team eLevate 4 : 0 Terran Semper $382
2016-12-17 A11st Gauntlet Season 2 Finals Team eLevate 4 : 1 Protoss MaNa $600
2016-12-06 A33rd Stream.Me Arena 2 Team eLevate 2 : 0 Zerg Cham $400
2016-08-27 A11st NA Ladder Heroes July 2016 Team eLevate 3 : 1 Protoss Bails $200
2016-03-20 A11st Kings of the North 2016 Team eLevate 4 : 3 Protoss Neeb 1,400 CAD
2013-07-14 A11st Icy Cup ROOT Gaming 2 : 0 Zerg hendralisk 1,000 CAD
In Premier Team Leagues
Date Event Result
Complete Results in any Tournament

VoDs[edit]

2016[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2016[edit]

2014[edit]

2013[edit]

  • 2013-08-07 | Call Me MaSa by Jason "2xNoodle" Segalla of ROOT-Gaming.com

2012[edit]

References[edit]

  1. MaSa joins ROOT Gaming! ROOT leader ROOTCatZ mentioned in an interview that, while there is usually some debate among the team when a new player joins, almost every member of the team was very positive about picking up MaSa.
  2. Team eLevate Announcement.
  3. MaSa: Stunning performance at I’m Out Already!?