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Capitalist

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[e][h] Capitalist
Player Information
Name:
Austin Walsh
Country:
Status:
Active
Alternate IDs:
DotACapitalist, The Capitalist
Role(s):
Signature Hero:
Earthshaker Tusk Abaddon
Approx. Total Earnings:
$450
Links
History
2013-01-04 — 2013-??-??

Austin "Capitalist" Walsh is an independent Dota 2 caster and content creator. He has also played Dota 2 at a semi-professional level with teams such as Gamer University and Vegetables Esports Club.

Biography[edit]

Austin began his casting career in Heroes of Newerth, casting for the popular site GameReplays.[1] He got his start casting Dota 2 alongside TobiWan and joined the joinDOTA casting studio in November of 2013.[2]

In August of 2016, Austin announced that he would be leaving joinDOTA and returning to the United States in order to pursue a career as an independent broadcaster.[3]

Trivia[edit]

  • Served in the United States Marine Corps.[1]
  • His nickname started as a joke: because his friend named himself "TheCommunist", Austin named himself "TheCapitalist".[4]

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierTournamentTeamResultPrize
2019-03-31CA3 - 4thA2MinorNADCL Season 3 GoldNADCL Season 3 GoldEvadin out of daycare0 : 2$150
2019-03-31AA1stA2MinorNADCL Season 3 GoldNADCL Season 3 GoldYaOk3 : 1$400
2019-02-17EC5 - 8thA5QualifierNADCL Season 3 Open QualifierNADCL Season 3 Open QualifierYaOk1 : 2 
2018-11-25CA3 - 4thA2MinorNorth American Dota Challengers League Season 1North American Dota Challengers League Season 1Vendetta (Team)0 : 2$1,500
2018-08-05T2ALA6Show M.OpenAI Five BenchmarkOpenAI Five BenchmarkHumans1 : 2 
2017-03-07CA3 - 4thA5QualifierKiev Major 2017: North America Open Qualifier #1Kiev Major 2017: North America Open Qualifier #1Vegetables Esports Club1 : 2 
2016-10-24BA2ndA5QualifierBoston Major 2016: Americas Open Qualifier #1Boston Major 2016: Americas Open Qualifier #1Vegetables Esports Club0 : 2 
2016-05-26HC8 - 11thA5QualifierThe Summit 5 - American QualifiersThe Summit 5 - American QualifiersVegetables Esports Club0 : 2 
2016-01-06CA3 - 4thA5QualifierShanghai Major 2016: Americas Open Qualifier #2Shanghai Major 2016: Americas Open Qualifier #2Vegetables Esports Club1 : 2 
2013-05-05CA3rdA2MinorNetolic Pro League 2 (West)Netolic Pro LeagueNetolic Pro League 2 (West)ROOT Gaming1 : 2$200
Complete list of results in any tournament
Date Tier Tournament Position Partner List
2019-08-25 A1Premier The International The International 2019 Commentator
2018-08-25 A1Premier The International The International 2018 Commentator/Analyst
2017-08-12 A1Premier The International The International 2017 Commentator
2017-04-30 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Kiev Major 2017 Commentator
2016-12-10 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Boston Major 2016 Commentator
2016-08-13 A1Premier The International The International 2016 Commentator
2016-06-12 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Manila Major 2016 Commentator
2016-03-06 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Shanghai Major 2016 Commentator/Analyst
2015-08-08 A1Premier The International The International 2015 Commentator
2014-07-21 A1Premier The International The International 2014 Commentator
About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2015[edit]

2014[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Philippa Warr (20 May 2015). "Dote Night: Capitalist’s Ones To Watch At ESL One Frankfurt". Rock Paper Shotgun. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  2. HolyMaster (27 November 2013). "Major reinforcements for joinDOTA staff". joinDOTA. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  3. Austin Walsh (31 August 2016). "I'm leaving joinDOTA". Facebook. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
  4. Toffees (2014-10-16). "Coffee With Toffees 10/16/14 Guest: Capitalist". youtube. Retrieved 2019-02-14.