Tagged: king

Counterattack: Necrophos/Bristleback and Spectre Ability Builds

Defense of the Patience – A Dota 2 Podcast

Cyphus and Roland tackle this week’s round of Counterattack with the OP Necrophos and the kinda-P’d Bristleback…or something.  Find out what led to those heroes being counterpicks, how the game went, and how the duo interpret the stats surrounding those two heroes.  Are they just OP, or were they legitimate counters?  They also read a listener email concerning Spectre ability builds and whether the max dagger build is truly the way to go based on stats?  All this and more in the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast!

DotP Q&A: Keybindings for Micro Heroes and Party MMR in Dota 2

Defense of the Patience – A Dota 2 Podcast

Roland is back with Ursinity at his side tackling a new round of listener-submitted questions.  This week, DotP tries to burn through some of the listener submitted write-in questions about how to make money podcasting (hint: we have no idea…yet…), removing items from the game and how that impacts balance/meta, laning against Sand King and his damned caustic finale, and more!  They also take live listener questions about keybindings for micro-intensive heroes, the legitimacy of party MMR in Dota 2, and their favorite cosmetic items!  All this and more in the latest Dota 2 podcast!

When to Build BKB, S&Y as an Item and Close Games in Dota 2

Defense of the Patience – A Dota 2 Podcast

Ursinity fills in for Roland on the latest Friday edition of DotP and joins Cyphus for an in-depth discussion of a recent match Cyphus had on his re-calibration account.  (Match ID for those interested: https://www.dotabuff.com/matches/3000431194 ).  They talk about the beauty of lost games where at least you learned something, when to build BKB, carries without obvious counters that can be picked early on in a draft, whether S&Y is a decent item and who for (Gyrocopter!), and much, much more.  They also talk a little gambling, drinking and driving (though not necessarily all at the same time…though…nah…don’t do that).  All this and more on the latest episode of the Dota 2 podcast!

DotP Q&A: Monkey King, Lifestealer, Getting Friends Into Dota 2 & More!

Defense of the Patience – A Dota 2 Podcast

Roland and Ursinity are taking your questions again this week about Dota 2, DotP, and even “Denny Defenders” as Roland calls those who try to stand up for poor Cyphus.  They take questions on Lifestealer builds, playing against Monkey King, getting your friends into Dota 2 and where to direct them, the Dota Pit “fiasco,” and so much more Dota 2 goodness it can’t all be remembered here in this post and is best left unsaid.  Tune in for one of the best Dota 2 Q&A’s yet on the latest DotP episode!

Theorycraft Thursdays: Monkey King/Pudge and Building Builds in Dota 2

Defense of the Patience – A Dota 2 Podcast

Ursinity and Proud tackle the latest theorycraft combo in Dota 2 7.01 this week: Pudge and Monkey King.  They take the duo to the lanes and test it out after a thorough discussion of how they’ll build it.  They also talk the basics of building a build for a hero in Dota 2.  All this and more on the latest edition of the Dota 2 podcast.