ZerO

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[e][h]Zerg ZerO
Player Information
Name:
김명운
Romanized Name:
Kim Myung Woon
Birth:
February 18, 1990 (1990-02-18) (age 27)
Country:
Race:
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History
2008-09-24 - 2013-10-01
2013-10-24
Retired

See Zero (Lim Choon Ho) for the eSF player with the same ID (also a Zerg).

Kim "ZerO" Myung Woon is a StarCraft progamer from South Korea, formerly a member of the Woongjin Stars and currently teamless. ZerO played his first official StarCraft II match during the hybrid 2011-2012 Proleague Season 2.[1]

Biography[edit]

ZerO was notable for a runner-up appearance in the 2011 ABCMart MSL, where he lost 3-0 to Flash in the finals. He was known for several strong individual league performances as well as for successful use of innovative, high-risk strategies against noteworthy opponents.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

ZerO played his first official StarCraft II match during the hybrid 2011-2012 Proleague Season 2.[1]

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Korea Preliminaries[edit]

On July 22, 2012, ZerO participated in the 2012 South Korea WCS Preliminaries. ZerO received a BYE in round one and then took down CranK, Terius, Tassadar, and faced Hack in the finals. He was not able to advance any further as he lost to Hack by a score of 0:2 and took 2nd place.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

Release from Woongjin Stars[edit]

On October 1, 2013, prior to the new season, ZerO was released from Woongjin Stars along with five other players. The other players were Aria, BrAvO, free, Hanbin and Organ.[2] On October 24, he announced his retirement.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • ZerO defeated Stork in his first official SC2 match.
  • ZerO was infamous during his Broodwar days with his nickname "Son of Queens". With minimal utilization of Queens in Broodwar, ZerO managed to use it in very high levels. Also in a very creative way, such as his match against HwaSin in Holy World, when he infested the neutral Command Center in the map.

Interviews[edit]

2013[edit]

2012[edit]

WoL Matches[edit]

ZvP[edit]

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