Fourth Spirit - A Dota 2 Podcast

Some exciting show changes coming up on Monday, but today enjoy this DotP Classic episode.  Episode 42 featured DotP guildie Hyasiance talking playing Dota 2 as a woman, her "Play Like a Girl" experiment and of course some good old Dota 2 in general.

Direct download: Episode_42_DotP.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:46am EDT

Ursinity is joined this week by permanent co-host Proud for a new Theorycraft Thursday Dota 2 Lane Combo.  This week: they tackle Oracle and Huskar, and shed a little light on the mysterious prophet we so rarely see in our pubs.

Direct download: DotP_TcT_show.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:02am EDT

In honor of the recent AD2L matches v. the DotP Devils, we present a DotP Classic featuring Kyry from the then-Classy Devils and a discussion of Cyphus' Lion build.

Direct download: Episode_53_DotP.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:04am EDT

Wazoo is joined by guests Cyphus and Fafnir for a talk about playing in solo queue, supporting, communication, and AD2L games in the latest episode of Tryhard Tuesdays.

Direct download: DotP_ThT_10-26-15.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:29am EDT

Roland and Cyphus talk about their latest pub experiences as Viper and Doom in Dota 2, Cyphus' proclamation going forward in solo queue, Steam Machines, HTC Vive VR Release Date, and Pubmouth in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast.

Direct download: DotP_Main_10-25-2015.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:01am EDT

DotP is a little tied up for the Friday episode, but never fear! Enjoy this DotP Classic episode: Episode 70 - Brotherly Love.  With Cyphus away at a psychology conference, Roland is joined by guest host Wazoo.  They discuss their history with gaming, some Dota 2 action, and how Roland broke Wazoo's back because of StarCraft II.

Direct download: DotP_Classic_-_Episode_72.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 5:03am EDT

Roland and Ursinity are joined by Proud the Lone Druid extraordinaire.  They do a little theorycrafting about a solid LD lane combo, try it out and report back.  Also tangents.

Direct download: DotP_TcT_10-22-15.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:42am EDT

Cyphus and Roland talk their latest runs in Dota 2 pubs, their bomb squad expertise in the new game Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, and a little Dota 2 news.  All this and more on the latest episode of the podcast.

Direct download: DotP_10-20-15.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:32am EDT

Roland fills in for Blue joining Wazoo for a special edition of Tryhard Tuesdays talking Dota 2 strategy and more in the latest episode of the podcast.

Direct download: DotP_THT_10-19-2015.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:54am EDT

Roland and Cyphus sit down for a jam-packed show with Pubmouth, gaming news, talking Valve customer service, Dota 2 player reduction in September, Na'Vi's demise, Worst Way to Die and more.  All this in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast.

Direct download: DotP_10-18-2015.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:00am EDT

Roland and Cyphus are joined by EZ "DestinEZ" Mrcz for a Casual Fridays episode.  They talk Dota 2, Pub Mouth, their latest games, the Star Wars: Battlefront Beta, and more in the latest episode of the gaming podcast.

Direct download: DotP_10-16-2015.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:28am EDT

Roland and Ursinity tackle another round of theorycrafting in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast.

Direct download: TcT_10-14-15.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:26am EDT

Roland and Cyphus introduce a new segment called "Pub Mouth" looking at some of the most horrific things said to them in Dota 2 matches, talk some gaming/Valve/Dota 2 news, Worst Ways to Die, and more in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast.

Direct download: DotP_10-13-25.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:22am EDT

Blue and Wazoo talk lessons learned while playing Dota 2 in AD2L and elsewhere, trusting teammates, self analysis, a filthy lane combo and more in the latest episode of the Dota 2 Podcast!

Direct download: THT_10-12-15.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:15am EDT

Cyphus and Roland host a look back over the first year of Defense of the Patience episodes with the DotPeabody awards.  The Dota 2 Podcast pays homage to fan favorite moments, sketches, songs, interviews and more in the 2015 First Annual DotPeabody Awards.  Featuring fan favorites like SirActionSlacks, Zyori, Nahaz, Wazoo, EZ Mrcz and more!

Direct download: DotPeabodies_Year_1.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 5:11am EDT

Cyphus and Roland introduce the last of the DotPeabody nominees for Best Episode: Episode 9 - What to do Without a Five Stack.  A great example of an old, OG DotP episode.

Direct download: DotPeadbodies_Final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 4:37am EDT

Ursinity and Roland are joined by KoreanBBQ and Kyry for this edition of Theorycraft Thursdays.  KoreanBBQ talks translating for CDEC at ESL One New York, Kyry talks captaining the DotP sponsored DotP Devils in this season of the Amateur Dota 2 League.  The team does a little theorycrafting with a Pudge/Omniknight combination, tests it out and later talks the results.  All this and more on the latest edition of the Dota 2 Podcast.

Direct download: DotP_TcT_KoreanBBQ.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 11:00pm EDT

Cyphus and Roland discuss Roland's latest climb from 1K to 2K MMR in solo queue ranked Dota 2 and how he thinks he did it.  The duo also touches on ESL One New York, Roland's belief that all women love him, the most played and most banned heroes of ESL One, and more in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast.

Direct download: DotP_10-6-2015.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 3:23am EDT

Blue and Wazoo have a discussion about ESL One New York and the strategies we saw there, the developments in 6.85 meta, their filthy lane combo of the week and more in the latest episode of the Dota 2 Podcast.

Direct download: DotP_THT.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:30am EDT

Cyphus and Roland record a late night report about their trip as press to ESL One New York.  They talk their frustrations with the event and the lack of pro player interaction with press and fans, the highlights and great moments with Nahaz and SirActionSlacks, the nature of e-sports, and the good Dota 2 they saw.  All this and more in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast. 

Direct download: DotP_ESL.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 5:10am EDT

DotP presents another DotPeabody nominee for Best Interview: the episode entitled DotP Goes Back in Time in which Roland interviewed his father about his history with gaming at the inception of consoles and arcade gaming.  DotP is headed to ESL One NY! Remember the Monday episode may be a little late.  Last-minute DotPeabody voting can still be done here:

Direct download: DotP_Goes_back_in_Time_1_3.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:49am EDT

Roland and Ursinity talk the Dota 2 6.85 patch notes, do a little theorcrafting, then in true Theorcrafting Thursday tradition take on the hypothetical combo before discussing the results.  They also run through the patch notes to identify the buffed/nerfed/somewhere-in-between heroes of 6.85.  All this and why Ursi loves bears on the latest episode of the Dota 2 Podcast!

Direct download: DotP_THT_meta_6.85.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:49am EDT