Shaun ‘Apollo’ Clark was born and raised in Staffordshire in the United Kingdom.
Apollo was originally a professional Command and Conquer player for Team Dignitas, winning the Command and Conquer 3 event at the 2007 World Cyber Games. In 2009, Apollo retired from professional Command and Conquer and traveled to Korea where he spent the summer playing poker and Brood War, where he achieved a peak of C- on iCCup as Terran.
Apollo switched over to StarCraft II shortly after its retail release, initially as Terran but eventually switching over to Zerg. Later he switched to Random to improve his casting and coaching.
Apollo started to gain fame when he co-commentated the IEM Season V – Global Challenge Cologne alongside Day. He also co-casted alongside Day9 on Screen 1 of DreamHack Summer 2011. He gained this job through the assistance of 2GD who recommended Apollo to DreamHack. Apollo was announced as a caster for The GD studio casting events such as their Arena tournaments.
On June 19th, it was announced that Apollo was hired by ESL and would be moving to Germany to work for them full time and cast WCS Europe.