Meruem

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Meruem
Cat8.jpg
Background Information
NameWoo-seong "Will" Kim (김우성)
Country of BirthSouth Korea South Korea
BirthdayFebruary 6
Residency
NA
 North America
Competitive
RoleBot Laner
Previous Role(s)Support
Favorite ChampsVayneSquare.pngCaitlynSquare.png
Soloqueue IDsMeruem, cat8, Fearsky, Karu8, 스타z, BLAST700, Killu

Woo-seong "Meruem" "Will" Kim (Hangul: 김우성) is a League of Legends esports player, previously bot laner for University of British Columbia. He was previously known as cat8.

Team History

Combine Role Swaps:No|Yes
Dates:Approx|Exact
TeamStartEnd
Notes
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUniversity of B.C.
Bot Laner
Sep 20122012-09-06Nov 20132013-11-031yr 1moInactive
NA
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEpik Gamer
Support
Dec 20122012-12-20[1]Jan 20132013-01-301mo 10d
NA
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNew World Eclipse
Bot Laner
≈Jul 2013≈2013-07-??≈Sep 2013≈2013-09-??≈2mo
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUniversity of B.C.
Bot Laner
≈Apr 2014≈2014-04-??≈Jul 2014≈2014-07-??≈3mo
TeamStartEnd
Notes
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUniversity of B.C.
Bot Laner
Sep 20122012-09-06Mar 20132013-03-236mo 17d
NA
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEpik Gamer
Bot Laner
Dec 20122012-12-20[1]≈Jan 2013≈2013-01-??≈12d
NA
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEpik Gamer
Support
≈Jan 2013≈2013-01-??Jan 20132013-01-30≈29d
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUniversity of B.C.
Bot Laner
Mar 20132013-03-23Nov 20132013-11-037mo 11dInactive
NA
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNew World Eclipse
Bot Laner
≈Jul 2013≈2013-07-??≈Sep 2013≈2013-09-??≈2mo
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUniversity of B.C.
Bot Laner
≈Apr 2014≈2014-04-??≈Jul 2014≈2014-07-??≈3mo

News

2012

NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUBCSeptember 6,
Jungler
BigPlaysaurusRex,
Jungler
Scrub My Toilet,
Mid Laner
vincesocoo,
Bot Laner
Proxinity,
Bot Laner
cat8, and BenchshotGG join.
Presidency and lmpossible join as substitutes. Xlcontiqu changes position.
Top Laner
S
ACM14 and
Support
S
haranix move to substitutes.
NA
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEPIKDecember 20, Epik Gamer is reformed.
Bot Laner
cat8 joins.
Top Laner
Westrice,
Jungler
Dan Dinh,
Mid Laner
Salce, and
Support
PureGoldenBoy rejoin.
[1]

2013

NA
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEPIKJanuary (approx.), Westrice (Top to Bot) and cat8 (Bot to Support) change positions.
Jungler
Dan Dinh and
Support
puregoldenboy leave.
NA
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEPIKJanuary 30, Epik Gamer is disbanded.
Mid Laner
Salce,
Bot Laner
Westrice, and
Support
cat8 leave.
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUBCMarch 23,
Bot Laner
cat8 becomes inactive.
Jungler
BenchshotGG,
Bot Laner
Yugi,
Jungler
S
Scrub My Toilet, and lmpossible leave.
NA
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNWEJuly (approx.),
Jungler
npromsiri and
Bot Laner
cat8 join.
miwi (Jungle to Support) changes position.
Bot Laner
Virus and
Support
Huang leave. cat8 renames to Meruem.
NA
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNWESeptember (approx.), New World Eclipse is disbanded.
Top Laner
Quas,
Jungler
npromsiri,
Mid Laner
Shao,
Bot Laner
Meruem, and
Support
miwi leave.
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUBCNovember 3,
Bot Laner
TehBChoi joins.
Bot Laner
cat8 leaves.

2014

NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUBCApril (approx.),
Bot Laner
cat8 rejoins.
Bot Laner
S
TehBChoi moves to substitute. CNLight (Analyst) leaves.
NA
University of British Columbialogo std.pngUBCJuly (approx.),
Mid Laner
bobqinXD and
Bot Laner
Heat Waves join.
Bot Laner
cat8 and
Jungler
S
Npromsiri leave.

Biography[edit]

Will "Meruem" Kim first joined Epik Gamer as the ADC and then moved to Support after a roster change failing to qualify for the 2013 Spring Split of the North American League Championship Series. In July 2013, he joined New World Eclipse under the name "Meruem" and competed in the MOBAFire Challenger Series. He also plays on UBC eSports.

Trivia[edit]

  • Achieved the number one spot for Twitch on Elobuff in December 2012 with a score of 3725 points, beating ClakeyD at 3604 points.
  • Was once hacked mid-game while duo-queuing with chu8. The event was caught on stream.

Tournament Results[edit]

This table shows up to the 10 most recent results. For complete results, click here.

Minimum place

Meruem Tournament Results
DatePlEventLast ResultTeamRoster
2013-09-090060006
MOBAFire Challenger Series
FF : WCOGnitive Gaminglogo std.pngCOG
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNWE
 Quas,
 npromsiri,
 Shao,
 Meruem,
 miwi
2013-09-010030043 - 4
NA LCS 2014 Spring Prequalifier PAX
0 : 2COGnitive Gaminglogo std.pngCOG
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNWE
 Quas,
 npromsiri,
 Shao,
 Meruem,
 miwi
2013-08-180050065 - 6
NESL Pro Series Season 7
0 : 2To Be Determinedlogo std.pngTBD
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNWE
 Quas,
 npromsiri,
 Shao,
 Meruem,
 miwi
2013-08-110040004
ggLA Challenger Arena #2
1 : 2COGnitive Gaminglogo std.pngCOG
New World Eclipselogo std.pngNWE
 Quas,
 npromsiri,
 Shao,
 Meruem,
 miwi
2013-01-13bbbbbbNQ
NA LCS 2013 Spring Qualifiers
0 - 2Blanklogo std.pngRR
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEPIK
 Westrice,
 Dan Dinh,
 Salce,
 cat8,
 pgb
2013-01-05aaaaaaQ
S3 NA Online Qualifier
2 : 0TSBlogo std2.pngTSB
Epik Gamerlogo std.pngEPIK
 Wingsofdeathx,
 Dan Dinh,
 Salce,
 cat8,
 PureGoldenBoy

External Links[edit]

Redirects

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References