Hwang ‘KeeN’ Kyo Seok is a Terran player from South Korea, currently playing for MVP. He gained fame for performing ceremonies after winning games. Little is known about KeeN’s Brood War career other than that he was a young prospect for Hite Entus playing with the handle “KeeN_Lt.” He did not play any televised matches with the team, however.
KeeN made his professional StarCraft II debut the Code A tournament of GSL May. KeeN quickly dispatched with former Code S players Choya and BanBans, qualifying him for the Up & Down Matches. Next he beat CoCa to advance to the Code A semifinals where he lost to MVP. He quickly gained notoriety for both his play and his post-game antics, modeled after his idol, Firebathero. This reputation which eventually inspired a “Milgie Award” (a fan-conceived award for MLG contestants) for strange post match performances to be named after him. In the May Up & Down Matches, KeeN beat TricKsteR 2-1, qualifying him for Code S.