Ji-hun “Jihun” Kim is from South Korea and currently signed to London Spitfire as a professional Overwatch esports player. He was born on May 8, 2002 and is currently 17 years old.
Kim has only been a professional esports player for a relatively short amount of time. He began competing with Bubble Burster Gaming in June 2019 until September 2019. He joined the London Spitfire esports team in December 2019.
This player takes a Tank role within the Overwatch team and his signature heroes are Wrecking Ball and Orisa. Wrecking Ball has a grappling claw enabling him to swing, he rolls across the battlefield and uses his powerful mech body to crush enemies. Orisa defends her teammates from the frontline with a protective barrier, this hero can attack from a long range.
The current Overwatch roster for London Spitfire, representing London, UK, in the Overwatch League, consists of 12 players. The last four players Babel, ALTHOUGH, Jihun and Clestyn, were added on December 27, 2019. London Spitfire was created in August 2017 and is owned by Jack Etienne’s massive esports organization Cloud9.
In 2019, London Spitfire placed 7-8th in the Overwatch League – 2019 Playoffs but in July 2018 won 1st place in the Overwatch League – Inaugural Season Playoffs. The team also came 3rd in the OWL – Inaugural Season Stage 2 Title Matches in March 2018.
As per Esports Earnings, to March 2020, Ji-hun “Jihun” Kim has won $1,457 from one professional Overwatch esports tournament. This was the Overwatch Contenders 2019 – Season 2: China while he was competing with Bubble Burster Gaming.