Chao 'Fenrir' Lu

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Nickame:
Fenrir
Team:
Game:
Total Earnings:
$1,135,954.79
Tournaments:
52
World Ranking:
24
Country Ranking:
11
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Biography

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. 

valkyrie profile

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.  

Winnings:

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

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