OG JerAx, who retired from the Dota 2 skilled scene in January 2020, has introduced a return to Dota 2. Sadly for his followers, the two-time TI champion shouldn’t be making a comeback to aggressive play. Jesse “JerAx” Vainikka, who continues to be an OG member even after retirement, communicated this via a Twitter publish, stating that he would reveal extra particulars about this return on his livestream (most probably Twitch) on March 27, 2021, at 12:00 pm CET( 7:00 pm SGT). The participant’s Dota 2 resurgence assertion comes after a prolonged public absence, as we final noticed him streaming nearly six months in the past.
OG JerAx to make a comeback to Dota 2 however won’t play professionally.
The Finnish retired skilled participant hilariously talked about that he was planning to play the new Dota 2 tutorial (just lately launched by SirActionSlacks) as he may be needing it.
JerAx’s retirement in January 2020 had been a shocker transfer for his followers as he had cited a want to pursue a brand new profession and lack of ardour for Dota 2 as the explanations for it.
“I’ve no willingness nor ardour to play Dota 2 anymore, and I’ve bother becoming myself into my competitor’s sneakers. For me the choice to pursue one other course is obvious, and I’ve no doubts about it.”
The Finnish participant has not performed on his Dota 2 account ever since. In reality, his final Dota 2 recreation on his public profile was at TI9. He final streamed the FPS recreation, Valorant, numerous instances in September 2020. He used to speak by way of Twitter each time he got here reside on Twitch.
This assertion by the two-time TI champion and former OG assist participant has come at a time when the staff is struggling to search out kind and success within the aggressive scene. They’d a tough time within the just lately concluded EU 2021 DPC Season 1: Higher Division as they did not make the minimize for the primary DPC Main after a 14 months’ hiatus. As a consequence of this disappointing end, the staff just lately introduced the departure of carry participant, Yeik “MidOne” Nai Zheng, from the roster. Nevertheless, Saksa, who had changed JerAx, continues to be part of the staff’s roster.
In his OG farewell weblog, the group had said, “Worry not OGs, JerAx will go away the lively roster however will stay as a member of OG. As soon as within the fam, all the time within the fam.” So, there’s a likelihood that the participant’s return might be in reference to the staff.