Philipp "monchi" Simon is a retired Protoss player from Austria.
On October 1, 2011, monchi injured his elbow in a crash at his motocross club's yearly race. It was uncertain when he would be able to focus on his StarCraft II career again.
In the 2012 IeSF World Championship, he was able to defeat 2012 WCS Korea runner-up Squirtle 2-1 despite being the underdog in the quarterfinals. Winning 2-0 against Masterok in the semifinals, he clinched his first offline tournament championship by defeating NightEnD 3-1.
- His ID comes from his nickname in real life: "Simonchichi".
|In Premier Tournaments|
|2012-11-24||3 - 4th||2012 DreamHack Open: Winter||1 : 3||HerO||50,000 SEK|
|In Major Tournaments|
|2012-12-08||1st||ESL Pro Series Germany: Winter Season 2012||3 : 2||XlorD||€3,000|
|2012-10-05||1st||IeSF 2012 World Championship||3 : 1||NightEnD||₩ 2,500,000|
|Complete Results in any Tournament|
- 2013-04-01 | monchi 'Grilled' by Thorin of Team Acer
- 2012-12-07 | Monchi: "Habe den Erfolg noch nicht realisiert" by escene.de
- 2012-12-07 | Monchi: "I think I didn't realize my success yet" by escene.de (trans. )