Gamer of the Week – Dominique “SonicFox” Mclean
We’re back with another Gamer of the Week! In our first post, we introduced you to an up and coming PUBG player but this time, we want to go to put the spotlight on the Fighting Game community.
In case you don’t already know him, let us introduce you to Dominique “Sonic Fox” Mclean, the fighting game legend. Known for his ability to quickly master new games, Sonic Fox is one of, if not the, most versatile fighting game competitor in the world today.
Despite only being 21 years old, he is already a veteran of fighting game competitions who has amassed a significant number of major tournament victories and put together a remarkable resume.
Beginning his career in 2014 he has won 4 EVO events and 18 total Tier-1 tournaments against the best players in the world. He has also made it to another 3 finals in these events making him an incredibly consistent competitor at the highest level.
In smaller events, he has found even more success racking up and incredible 29 tournament victories for a total of 37 wins at major competitions overall. Making these statistics even more impressive is that he has gotten victories in six different titles including some of the most competitive like the Mortal Kombat, Soul Kaliber and Injustice franchises.
With such a decorated career it’s important to highlight some of his greatest achievements. We’ve listed these for you below:
- 4 EVO Championships (2014,2015, 2016, 2018)
- 6 Combo Breaker Championships including 2016 where he won two tournaments in the same event
- Two tournament wins in the same year in the Canada Cup (2018)
- Six different events where he won at least two of the tournaments being held
- Back to back wins at the Summer Jam & Winter Brawl (2016-2017)
With such an incredible history of success, he is one FGC competitor you won’t want to bet against. If you’re looking for a player to root for in any fighting game, Sonic Fox is the obvious choice.