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Team Information
Yi "Legend" Seong Jeon
Won Joong Wook (원종욱)
Twitter TLPD HotS TLPD International TLPD Korea Aligulac Fanclub
2012 IGN Pro Team League Season 1
Solo Achievements
IEM Season V - World Championship2011 LG Cinema 3D Global StarCraft II League May: Code A2011 MLG Raleigh2011 Global StarCraft II League October: Code A2012 GSL Season 42012 MLG Fall Championship2012 GSL Blizzard Cup2012 World Championship World Cyber Games 2012Iron Squid – Chapter II2013 MLG Winter Championship2013 WCS Season 2IEM Season VIII - New York2014 DreamHack Open: Bucharest2014 WCS Global FinalsIEM Season IX - Taipei2015 DreamHack Open: Valencia
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
Protoss 3
Terran 6
Zerg 3
Recent Player Trades:
2015-11-24 - Leenock and KeeN join
2015-10-15 - DongRaeGu leaves
2015-09-12 - Pet leaves
2015-08-25 - MyuNgSiK leaves
2015-07-?? - Daisy retires


SBENU, previously known as StarTale, is a top Korean StarCraft II team. As StarTale, it was originally founded by former acting coach of Pantech Curitel and former coach of WeMade Fox Won Joong Wook,[1] together with July and RainbOw.[2] The team originally comprised mostly former Brood War players, most notably the Golden Mouse holder July. They also have a Counter Strike: Global Offensive team and formerly had League of Legends and DotA 2 teams. In April 2015, StarTale announced that it would change its name to SBENU following a new title sponsorship.[3]



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As StarTale StarTale

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  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
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  • January 8 - Avenge retires.[17]
  • January 8 - TricKsteR returns to the StarTale roster after his military service ends.[18]
  • January 8 - Legend, who had previously lived at the StarTale team house, officially joins as a player after spending years as a GSL observer.[19]
  • February 12 - StarTale and Incredible Miracle form a Team Partnership for Round 2 of the 2014 Proleague, with the partnership under the IM banner and including StarTale players living at the IM team house, paving the way for StarTale's Proleague debut. (StarTale's name could not be officially used yet since the team was not yet a KeSPA member.) [20]
  • March 5 - AcE is no longer coach.[Citation needed]
  • September 16 - StuN joins the team and Legend becomes the new head coach. [21]
  • September 18 - Aphrodite leaves, eventually joining MVP.[22]
  • October 13-14 - In announcing what is speculated and then confirmed to be a 2015 Proleague Round 1 roster, it is revealed that Booster, MisS, SuHoSin, TricKsteR and Zero are no longer part of the roster, while free agent aLive (previously of MVP) joins.[23] Also, StarTale announces a Proleague partnership with Yoe Flash Wolves, who had previously partnered with Prime. The partnership creates an opportunity for former player PartinG to return as a partner, but he is barred for the 2015 season due to Proleague regulations stipulating that SK Telecom T1 must buy out his old contract.[24]
  • November 8 - Life wins the 2014 WCS Global Finals as the 14th seed, StarTale's lone representative in the field and the only Zerg left from the quarterfinals onward.
  • November 11 - StarTale reveals that former captain Bomber, who had been successful during personal sponsorship by Red Bull since stepping down from the team, is returning as a partner for the 2015 Proleague. He is later announced as a player-coach.[25]
  • November 28 - Panic leaves to join MVP.[26]
  • January 13, StarTale partners with Quantic Gaming to participate in the 2012 GSTL Season 1 as StarTaleQ.[41]
  • February 13, Chinese former Warcraft III player and commentator MisS joins the team.[42]
  • March 5, FruitDealer moves to StarTale's League of Legends squad as a coach.[43]
  • June 6, it is announced that RainBOw will fulfill his military service on June 26.[44]
  • July 13, it is announced that team ZeNEX will be merged into StarTale.[45]

Player Roster

South Korea Terran aLive
Han Lee Seok
South Korea Terran Bomber
Choi Ji Sung
South Korea Zerg Curious
Lee Won Pyo
South Korea Terran Hack
Kim Young Il
South Korea Terran jjakji
Jung Ji Hoon
South Korea Terran KeeN
Hwang Kyo Seok
South Korea Zerg Leenock
 Lee Dong Nyoung
South Korea Terran MMA
Mun Seong Won
South Korea Protoss StuN
Seung Hyun Kim
South Korea Protoss Ssoja
Park Woong Jin

Best Yearly Results:


ID Name 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
krSouth Korea TTerran aLive Han Lee Seok 17 - 32nd 2010 Sony Ericsson Starcraft II Open Season 3 Code S 5 - 8th 2011 Global StarCraft II League November 1st IGN ProLeague Season 4 Premier League 3 - 4th 2013 WCS Season 1 America Premier League 25 - 32nd 2014 WCS Season 1 America 17 - 28th 2015 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 3
krSouth Korea tTerran Bomber Choi Ji Sung - 1st 2011 LG Cinema 3D Global StarCraft II League May MLG Raleigh 2011 2nd Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin 1st 2013 WCS Season 2 Premier League 1st 2014 Red Bull Battle Grounds: Atlanta 2014 Red Bull Battle Grounds: Washington2014 WCS Season 3 America Code S 9 - 12th 2015 Global StarCraft II League Season 2 DreamHack ROCCAT LotV Championship
krSouth Korea ZZerg Curious Lee Won Pyo - 1st 2011 Global StarCraft II League October 5 - 6th 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series/Asia/Finals Code S 3 - 4th 2013 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 IEM Season VIII - New York Code S 13 - 16th 2014 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 1st 2015 DreamHack Open: Valencia
krSouth Korea TTerran Hack Kim Young Il 33 - 64th 2010 Sony Ericsson StarCraft II Open Season 3 17 - 32nd 2011 Global StarCraft II League August 5 - 8th TeamLiquid StarLeague 4 Premier League 5 - 8th 2013 WCS Season 3 America IEM Season VIII - Singapore 9 - 16th 2014 GSL Global Championship Code S 25 - 32nd 2015 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 2015 Global StarCraft II League Season 3
krSouth Korea TTerran jjakji Jung Ji Hoon 33 - 64th 2010 Sony Ericsson Starcraft II Open Season 2 Code S 1st 2011 Global StarCraft II League November 5 - 8th Iron Squid – Chapter I 3rd HomeStory Cup/8 2nd 2014 DreamHack Open: Moscow 9 - 16th 2015 KeSPA Cup Season 2
krSouth Korea TTerran KeeN Hwang Kyu Seok - Code S 5 - 8th 2011 Global StarCraft II League August 3rd TeamLiquid StarLeague 4 Premier League 13 - 16th 2013 WCS Season 3 Korea GSL 9 - 12th 2014 MLG Anaheim  25 - 48th 2015 Global StarCraft II League Season 3
krSouth Korea zZerg Leenock Lee Dong Nyoung 9 - 16th 2010 Sony Ericsson StarCraft II Open Season 2 1st 2011 MLG Pro Circuit/Providence 1st 2012 MLG Pro Circuit/Summer/ChampionshipIGN ProLeague Season 5 1st 2014 DreamHack Open: Stockholm 3 - 4th 2014 DreamHack Open: Valencia 5 - 8th 2015 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 12015 DreamHack Open: Stockholm
SouthKoreaSouth Korea TTerran MMA Mun Seong Won - Code S 1st 2011 Global StarCraft II League October 2011 MLG Pro Circuit/Columbus 2011 Blizzard Cup 1st IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Kiev Iron Squid – Chapter I Premier League 1st 2013 WCS Season 3 Europe Premier League 1st 2014 DreamHack Open: Moscow 2014 WCS Season 3 Europe Code S 3 - 4th 2015 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 IEM Season X - gamescom
krSouth Korea PProtoss SGW Shin Gun Woo - - - - - -
krSouth Korea PProtoss StuN Kim Seung Hyun - - - - - -
krSouth Korea ZZerg Ssemi Moon Sae Mi - - - - - -
krSouth Korea PProtoss Ssoja Park Woong Jin 33 - 64th 2010 TG Sambo Intel StarCraft II Open Season 1 - - - - -


StarTale roster: PartinG, Sound, KingKong, Hack, Curious, AcE, Virus, Tiger, Squirtle and Bomber
ID Name New Team
krSouth Korea pProtoss Daisy Lee Jong Hyuk
krSouth Korea ZZerg DongRaeGu Park Soo Ho
krSouth Korea ZZerg Pet Park Nam Kyu
krSouth Korea pProtoss MyuNgSiK Kim Myung Sik TCM-Gaming TCM-Gaming
krSouth Korea zZerg Life Lee Seung Hyun KT Rolster KT Rolster
krSouth Korea pProtoss Panic Han Jae Woon MVP (team) MVP
krSouth Korea pProtoss Booster Moon Ho Joon
ChinaChina PProtoss MisS Han Yiying
krSouth Korea ZZerg SuHoSin Kim Soo Ho
KoreaSouth Korea PProtoss TricKsteR Seo Ki Soo
krSouth Korea ZZerg Zero Lim Choon Ho
krSouth Korea TTerran Aphrodite Kim Ga Young MVP (team) MVP
krSouth Korea pProtoss AcE Jung Woo Seo
krSouth Korea pProtoss Avenge Kim Nam Joong
krSouth Korea zZerg Golden Jo Myeong Hwan Alien Invasion Alien Invasion
krSouth Korea pProtoss Balloon Jung Woo Joon MYinsanity mYinsanity
krSouth Korea TTerran SalvatioN Kim Ki Yong Prime Prime
krSouth Korea pProtoss Hoon Ha Ji Hoon
krSouth Korea tTerran Sound Bae Sang Hwan
krSouth Korea tTerran Sparta Hwang Eui Jin
krSouth Korea pProtoss Brain Kim Dong Gyu
krSouth Korea pProtoss TREME Park Joon Sung Quantic Gaming Quantic Gaming
krSouth Korea pProtoss Tiger Kim Hyun Joon
krSouth Korea zZerg SoN Lee Sang Kun
krSouth Korea tTerran Harrier Ju Han Jin
krSouth Korea zZerg KingKong Yoo Chung Hee Carnage eSports Carnage eSports
krSouth Korea zZerg July Park Sung Joon Military Service
krSouth Korea tTerran RainBOw Kim Sung Je Military Service
krSouth Korea pProtoss PartinG Won Lee Sak SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
krSouth Korea zZerg SUPERSTAR Shin Jung Min Military service
krSouth Korea tTerran Troumen Na Doh Hyun
krSouth Korea tTerran August Kim Siam Fnatic Fnatic
krSouth Korea zZerg TanDongHo Tan Dong Ho ZeNEX ZeNEX
krSouth Korea zZerg Monster Tak Hyun Seung MVP (team) MVP
krSouth Korea pProtoss Silver Shim So Myung
usUSA tTerran TorcH Trevor Housten
krSouth Korea zZerg FruitDealer Kim Won Gi
krSouth Korea tTerran Virus Park Joon Young
krSouth Korea pProtoss Squirtle Park Hyun Woo Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
krSouth Korea tTerran justfake Lee Kwan Woo


Name Position
South Korea Yi Seong Jeon Head Coach
South Korea Won Jong Wook Coach / Manager

The headcoach of SBENU, Won, played a key role in the founding of WeMade FOX and began his e-Sports career in March 2003 with Toona SG, the predecessor of WeMade Fox. He remained with the team through its multiple sponsor changes, as SG Family, Pantech and Curitel Curriors, Pantech EX, and finally as WeMade FOX.[1] He was also the first president of the e-Sports Federation, from March 30, 2012 to October 19, 2012.[49][50]

Team Achievements

Date Event Result
2015-09-07 2015 Proleague Round 4 SBENU 3 : 4 KT Rolster
Date Event Result
2013-11-20 2013 Global StarCraft II Team League Season 2 SBENU 1 : 4/1 : 4 AZUBU
Date Event Result
2012-11-24 2012 Global StarCraft II Team League Season 3 SBENU 4 : 5 FXOpen e-Sports
2012-11-21 2012 IGN Pro Team League Season 1 SBENU 5 : 1 Incredible Miracle
2011-06-03 2012 KSL Team League Season 1 SBENU 0 : 6 Prime
2012-04-08 2012 Global StarCraft II Team League Season 1 StarTaleQ 2 : 5 Prime
2012-01-03 2012 KSL Opening Ceremonies SBENU 1 : 6 MVP (team)
Date Event Result
2011-03-24 2011 Global StarCraft II Team League March SBENU 2 : 4 SlayerS
2011-02-10 2011 Global StarCraft II Team League February SBENU 4 : 5 Incredible Miracle
2011-01-31 Zotac Team Invitational Season 2 SBENU 4 : 1 ZeNEX


 IGN Pro Team League Champions
Preceded By:
Incredible Miracle IM
2012 IPTL Season 1
21 November 2012 – Present
2013 IPTL Season 1
Succeeded By:
MVP (team) MVP


Highlight Videos



External Links


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 '"[News] Another new Korean proteam with old faces" September 15th 2010.
  2. 'StarTale: Inside Look Part 1' January 12th 2013.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Startale is new name 'sbenu'".
  4. "Bomber joins SBENU".
  5. "jjakji joins SBENU".
  6. "MMA will play for SBENU in PL".
  7. SPL Round 3 Rosters Announced
  8. PengWin (2015-11-07). "Daisy retired in July 2015". Retrieved 2015-11-07.
  9. "MyuNgSiK and SBENU part ways"
  10. Pet has left SBENU
  11. [1]
  12. "Keen and Leenock Join SBENU".
  13. Life joins KT Rolster
  14. lichter (February 23, 2015). "Daisy joins StarTale". Retrieved February 23, 2015.
  15. bypLy (April 19, 2015). "MyuNgSiK Joins StarTale from Prime". Retrieved April 19 , 2015.
  16. stuchiu (April 27, 2015). "DRG Joins StarTale". Retrieved April 27 , 2015.
  17. Startale to part ways with Dota2 team, SC2 coaching staff, and Avenge retires
  18. Trickster(tester) returns
  19. Planned new eSF team "Epik" fails to launch
  20. Incredible Miracle and StarTale to team up in Proleague Season 2
  21. StuN joins StarTale and Legend is the new head coach
  22. Aphrodite no longer apart of StarTale
  23. "aLive joins". 2014-10-14. Retrieved 2014-10-16.
  24. StarTale/YoeFW Alliance Announcement
  25. Bomber to participate in Proleague with StarTale
  26. @MVPChoya (November 28, 2014). "Panic joins MVP". Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  27. PartinG Leaves ST
  28. Golden Joins StarTale
  29. TeamStarTale (2013-01-14).
  30. GTR (2013-02-25). "'Kart Emperor' Moon Ho-jun joins StarTale".
  31. DiMano (2013-03-26). "eSF Teams: Transfers and Name Changes".
  32. Panduhkayy (2013-06-05). "Introducing Protoss Player - Treme". Retrieved 2013-06-05.
  33. Khaldor (2013-06-28). Retrieved 2013-06-28.
  34. kimbilly (2013-07-07). Retrieved 2013-07-07.
  35. NS HoSeo disbands - members to Korean and foreign teams
  36. aslejoh (August 27, 2013). "StarTale Sound - retired.". Retrieved August 27, 2013.
  37. Waxangel (2013-09-01). "GSTL/eSF September Rosters Announced". Retrieved 2013-09-01.
  38. eSF November Rosters
  39. [2]
  40. Bomber to leave Startale at end of 2013
  41. Thread on
  42. South Korea "StarTale signs first foreign female member MisS". February 13th 2012. Translated version / Forum thread
  43. South Korea "과일장수’ 김원기, 이제는 LOL 감독!" March 5th 2012. Translation / Thread on
  44. RainBOw goes to the army
  45. ZeNEX merging into StarTale
  46. South Korea "김원기-서기수, StarTale 합류" PlayXP. July 11th 2011. Thread on
  47. South Korea "스타테일, 팀 엠블럼 변경" ThisIsGame. August 8th 2011. Thread on
  48. South Korea "조위기어, 글로벌 여성 스타크래프트2 대회 개최" ThisIsGame. November 11th 2011. Thread on
  49. South Korea "e-Sports Federation formed by SC2 teams". March 30, 2012. Translation / thread
  50. "eSF President resigns amid SlayerS controversy". October 19th 2012.
  51. Startale Changes their logo