Pro Players and Talent React to Jerax’s Retirement

Vignesh Raghuram
27/Jan/2020 10:25 am

Reigning TI Champions OG have undergone some drastic changes over the course of this week. First, we saw ana extend his break from the Dota realm. But then, we were hit with the announcement which revealed that Jesse "JerAx" Vainikka was retiring from the scene.

(See Also: JerAx Announces Retirement from Dota 2)

Fans and members of the Dota 2 community were clearly surprised by this revelation and proceeded to pay their respects on Social media sites.

Captain’s N0tail’s thoughts on Jerax’s departure

Ceb's heartfelt comments to Jerax

Loda thinks Jerax is one of the G.O.A.T.S

One of the best Chinese supports Fade's comments on Jerax

FNG's comments on Jerax

"I remember a game in VP.Polar, Jerax was playing in Finnstack back then (or maybe somewhere else) and he was running around creep skipping on Lion, when nobody else was doing this and I was wildly laughing at him for doing something strange

And then that guy won TI twice"

23savage regrets that he couldn't play against Jerax

Fnatic's coach Sunbhie wishes the best for Jerax's future

Nahaz thinks JeraX redefined Dota 2

SirActionSlacks thinks Jerax will be Back

What was your reaction to Jerax's retirement?


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Vignesh has been covering the esports industry for nearly 5 years starting with the early days of the DPC. His industry expertise includes experience in Dota 2, CS:GO and Mobile Esports coverage.