"Dotes McGotes" – The Silicon Sasquatch Podcast: Episode 47

For this episode, we ventured into some unfamiliar territory in an effort to educate ourselves. We're not experts when it comes to competing within the MOBA, or Multiplayer Online Battle Arena, genre, but even a casual bystander has to recognize there are some huge things happening within these games and the massive community of players and spectators that have grown around them. Right now, just a couple miles from where I sit, Valve's massive Dota 2 tournament, The International, is taking place with a whopping $10 million (and counting) prize pool. For the first time, Dota 2 is being broadcast on ESPN. Here are our citations and recommended reading for this week's episode:

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Intro music: "humm ok" by Gablé (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0) Outro music: "The Beach! The Beach!" by Holy Coast (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)