The Chinese Dota 2 team PSG.LGD has announced that their longstanding middle lane player Lu "Maybe" Yao, also known as Somnus丶M, decided to take a break from competitive scene due to “personal and physical reasons”. Meanwhile, he will be temporarily replaced by Guo "Xm" Hongcheng.
Maybe has been playing for the organization since early 2015, together they emerged victorious at multiple major LAN-events, including MDL Changsha Major and EPICENTER XL, as well as visited all The International events – the team placed 3rd at TI5, 9-12th at TI6, 4th at TI7, and 2nd at TI8. This season the team placed 5-6th at The Kuala Lumpur Major and 4th at The Chongqing Major.
Xm is a young Chinese player, who started his career in 2017 by joining EHOME.Immortals, and lately he has been playing for CDEC Gaming. He still has an active contract with CDEC and will play for PSG.LGD during Maybe’s absence.