Things have been tough for Chinese Dota 2 followers up to now few seasons. The final time a group from the area gained The International was Wings in 2016. PSG.LGD had been runners-up twice in 2018 and 2021 and completed third in 2019, however final glory escaped them.
The disappointment continued within the Lima Major this month. Despite wanting promising within the Dota Pro Circuit Winter Tour 2023, EHOME and Knights truly ended up ending in final place, whereas PSG.LGD ended up putting ninth and Team Aster completed seventh, leaving loads to be desired within the eyes of Dota 2 followers.
The excellent news, nonetheless, is the turning level might need lastly arrived. A brand new Dota 2 tremendous group has shaped—or fairly, been rebuilt—underneath the Xtreme Gaming banner with Ghost, Paparazzi, JT-, Kaka, and Dy.
The line-up isn’t solely new. LanM changed Pyw, who left the Chinese group earlier this week after a string of lukewarm performances noticed Xtreme Gaming end fifth within the DPC CN 2023 Tour One: Division One.
What’s extra, the legendary LaNm, who has been concerned within the scene as a participant and coach since 2011, will coach the brand new roster. His expertise performed a giant position in Team Aster’s regional success up to now two years.
He’ll look to do the identical for Xtreme, and there’s an excellent likelihood it’ll pan out. They’ll compete within the DPC CN 2023 Tour Two: Division One within the upcoming weeks, and if they’ll mesh, there’s an excellent likelihood they’ll surge to the highest of the ladder.