As the third season of the North American Star League approaches, it is now time to introduce each of the players who will be competing in NASL Season 3. Each day, one player from each division will be introduced. Therefore, without further adieu, the first five players competing in NASL Season 3 are Puma, HerO, Sen, ThorZaIN, and Morrow. Fans of these players are encouraged to subscribe now for an HD pass to watch these players in 1080p.
Placed into Division 1 of NASL Season 3, Lee Ho Joon, better known as "PuMa," is a Terran player on team Evil Geniuses. He had considerable success in Brood War, often being cited as a favorite practice partner by many top players. Despite being relatively new in the Starcraft II scene, he has many notable wins, including 1st place at IEM Cologne, 3rd place in IEM Guangzha, and 2nd place at Dreamhack 2011. He is also the two-time reigning champion of NASL.
Placed into Division 2 of NASL Season 3, Song Hyeon Deok, better known as "HerO" is a Protoss player on Team Liquid. Coming from a Brood War background, HerO had no trouble switching over to Starcraft II. In late 2011, he left Korean team OGS for Team Liquid, wanting to participate more in foreign tournaments. He won several to prizes, including 2nd place in the Thailand Invitational, and 1st place in IPL Season 3 Qualifier and Dramhack Winter. At the NASL Season 2 finals, he would again face EG player PuMa, although this time he would take 2nd place. HerO also qualified for Code A in the GSL several times during his pro gaming career, but got knocked out in the early rounds. Currently, he is in Code S.
Placed into Division 3 of NASL Season 3, Yang Chia Cheng, aka “Sen” is a Zerg player known as the superstar of Taiwan, playing for Team Gama Bears. Sen has had a long, illustrious career with both Starcraft and its sequel. His fame and talents have earned him a spot at the first BlizzCon Tournament for Starcraft 2. Sen has taken 3rd place in numerous top tournaments, including IEM SEA, Blizzcon, IPL 4 Pacific Qualifiers, and both NASL tournaments, earning him a reputation as a 3rd place finisher.
Placed into Division 4 of NASL Season 3, Marcus Eklof, better known as "Thorzain" is a Terran player on team Mousesports. Thorzain started his gaming career in Warcraft 3, before transferring over to WoL upon its release. He has had considerable success in Starcraft II, and is considered the top foreign Terran player. Aside from taking smaller prizes, he has also won 4th place in IPL Season 2 and NASL Season 2, 1st place in TSL 3, 2nd place in Dreamhack Valencia, and 2nd place in the SHOUTcraft Invitational. Thorzain also all-killed team QIM in the first IPTL Challenge.
Placed into Division 5 of NASL Season 3, Stefan Andersson aka “MorroW” is a Zerg player, hailing from Sweden and representing team Mousesports. Having experience with Starcraft Brood War, Morrow switched over to Starcraft II. In SC2, MorroW was able to take 1st in multiple Craft Cups, GO4SC2 cups, and ZOTAC cups. His largest accomplishment was taking 1st place at the Intel Extreme Masters cup. Recently, he has taken 2nd place in the Assembly Winter, SCReddit Invitational, and DailyMotion Cup tournaments, and 1st place in the Endrey Tournament Series.
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