Chao 'Fenrir' Lu

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Chao ‘Fenrir’ Lu is a dedicated Dota 2 top player, who forms part of Team VG.J roster. Since Lu joined his squad in September 2016, Chao plays the support position with his signature heroes, Shadow Demon, Skywrath Mage and Visage. 

Card games

Other than playing video games, Fenrir likes to play card games and karaoke singing with his friends, watch anime and listens to music.

Where it all began:

The 28-year-old gamer originally got his nickname from a PlayStation game, Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth, based on Nordic Mythology. Fenrir is an evil monstrous wolf, magically chained for fear of his strength since he was the son of the demon, Loki. 

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Chao started his professional gaming career in Dota 2 in 2012 with Vici Gaming. Fenrir is well known playing alongside Fy, for they were famous for being the strongest support duo. He also played with EHOME for a couple of months but returned to VG to form part of the new Dota roster in 2016.

The Team:

Vici Gaming is a professional esports company that was founded in September 2012. An association dedicated to becoming the world’s largest gaming organisation that has teams in Dota 2, League of Legends, Starcraft II, Warcraft, FIFA and CS:GO.

ViCi is a Latin word meaning 'I Conquered' from Ceasar’s famous words “Veni, Vidi, Vici” which means “I come, I see, I conquer”. The name of the squad reflects how ambitious the team is in esports.

team VG.J

VG.J is a Chinese Dota squad that forms part of the Vici Gaming company. In September 2016, the team was established and endorsed by Jeremy Lin for whom the ‘J’ refers to in the unit's name. ViCi Gaming.J roster consists of rOtK, Fenrir, Agressif, hym and Nono.

Competition Participation:

Through Fenrir’s career so far playing for EHOME, Vici Gaming and VG.J, he had the gaming experience of beating several well-known teams such as CDEC, Fnatic, Invictus Gaming.

Fenrir together with VG.J have participated in many esports tournaments such as the China qualifiers in Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 and The Boston Major.

Dota 2 Asia Championships

Lately VG.J have participated in major events such as Dota 2 Professional League Season  2, G-League 2016, The Summit 4, ESL One Manila 2016 among many other esports tournaments.  


Fenrir’s impressive achievement was at The International 4 while playing for VG, on their way to the finals Vici Gaming beat several squads like Evil Geniuses, Team DK and Cloud 9. Fenrir and his team faced Newbee coming to a close second they won an astonishing $1.4 million.

Another outstanding accomplishment for Chao was at TI5 playing for VG. They reached the semi-finals losing to LGD Gaming, finishing fourth place. Fenrir and his team took home the prize pool of a staggering $1.5 million.   

Tournament Placing

13 Aug 2016The International 20165th-6th$934,761.00Dota 2
10 Jul 2016Dota2 Professional League Season 19th$14,000.00Dota 2
24 Apr 2016ESL One Manila 20167th-8th$12,500.00Dota 2
6 Mar 2016The Shanghai Major 201613th-16th$30,000.00Dota 2
31 Jan 2016MarsTV Dota 2 League Winter 20155th-6th$13,864.00Dota 2
2 Jan 2016Shangai Dota 2 Open 20163rd-4th$7,677.50Dota 2
27 Dec 2015Dota 2 Radiant and Dire Cup 20153rd$18,523.00Dota 2
13 Dec 2015The Summit 43rd$14,911.00Dota 2
21 Nov 2015The Frankfurt Major 20155th-6th$202,500.00Dota 2
1 Nov 2015Nanyang Dota 2 Championships Season 12nd$54,763.00Dota 2
8 Aug 2015The International 20154th$1,566,517.11Dota 2
5 Jul 2015WCA 2015 Chinese Qualifiers (Dota 2)5th-8th$3,222.40Dota 2
21 Jun 2015ESL One Frankfurt 20155th-8th$14,810.00Dota 2
7 Jun 2015MarsTV Dota 2 League 2015 Spring4th$19,360.80Dota 2
23 May 2015i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)2nd$84,049.60Dota 2
17 May 2015The Summit 33rd$35,319.00Dota 2
10 May 2015D2CL Season 52nd$19,876.00Dota 2
26 Apr 2015SLTV StarSeries Season XII (Dota 2)1st$67,500.00Dota 2
19 Apr 2015VPGame Pro League1st$12,911.20Dota 2
9 Feb 2015DAC 20152nd$366,902.00Dota 2
6 Jan 2015i-League Season 23rd$16,803.68Dota 2
7 Dec 2014The Summit 21st$134,365.00Dota 2
2 Nov 2014NEST 2014 (Dota 2)5th-8th$1,634.20Dota 2
10 Oct 2014ESL One New York1st$52,978.00Dota 2
5 Oct 2014WCA 2014 (Dota 2)4th$3,258.00Dota 2
28 Sep 2014i-League Season 11st$155,000.00Dota 2
21 Sep 2014Sina Cup Season 52nd$4,883.37Dota 2
7 Sep 2014WEC 2014 (Dota 2)3rd$16,285.30Dota 2
21 Jul 2014The International 20142nd$1,475,699.00Dota 2
29 Jun 2014ESL One Frankfurt5th-8th$10,545.00Dota 2
25 Jun 2014V Games Tournament Season 25th-8th$320.84Dota 2
24 Jun 2014WVW3rd-4th$401.63Dota 2
24 Jun 2014WVW NESC4th$401.18Dota 2
8 Jun 2014The Summit 13rd$15,354.00Dota 2
2 Jun 2014WPC 20145th-8th$3,209.80Dota 2
25 May 2014MarsTV Dota 2 League3rd-4th$1,603.49Dota 2
8 Mar 2014Sina Cup Supernova Season 32nd$3,266.03Dota 2
24 Feb 2014Netolic Pro League #5 East3rd$819.93Dota 2
10 Jan 2014HyperX D2L Season 43rd$7,500.00Dota 2
1 Jan 2014WPC ACE Dota 2 League3rd$16,523.46Dota 2
8 Dec 2013RaidCall EMS One Fall 2013 (Dota 2)1st$12,000.00Dota 2
4 Dec 2013Sina Cup Supernova Season 21st$8,208.19Dota 2
23 Jul 2013AMD Premier League Season 22nd$1,500.00Dota 2
6 Jul 2013Dota 2 Super League7th-8th$3,261.10Dota 2
31 Dec 2016Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Secondary1st$34,000.00Dota 2
12 Nov 2016WCA 2016 Chinese Qualifier #3 (Dota 2)4th$1,458.94Dota 2
5 Oct 2014World Cyber Arena 2014 (Dota 2)4th$3,258.00Dota 2
26 Feb 2017StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 32nd$60,000.00Dota 2
4 Apr 2017Dota 2 Asia Championships 20177th-8th$18,014.00Dota 2
16 Apr 2017Dota2 Professional League Season 3 - Top5th-6th$2,178.75Dota 2
30 Apr 2017The Kiev Major 20175th-8th$125,000.00Dota 2
20 May 2017StarLadder i-League Invitational #27th-8th$2,500.00Dota 2
18 Jun 2017The Summit 77th-8th$2,500.00Dota 2