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[e][h] Capitalist
Capitalist ESL One Frankfurt 2015.jpg
Player Information
Austin Walsh
Alternate IDs:
DotaCapitalist, The Capitalist, 989
Signature Hero:
Tusk Disruptor Abaddon
Solo MMR:
6393 (last update: 2017-05-16)
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.


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]


  • Served in the United States Marine Corps.[1]

Notable Events Casted or Hosted[edit]

Date Tier Tournament Position Partner List
2017-04-30 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Kiev Major 2017 EN Commentator
2017-04-04 A1Premier Dota 2 Asia Championships Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 EN Caster
2017-01-15 A1Premier World Electronic Sports Games World Electronic Sports Games 2016 EN Commentator
2016-12-10 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Boston Major 2016 EN Commentator
2016-08-13 A1Premier The International The International 2016 EN Commentator
2016-06-12 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Manila Major 2016 EN Commentator
2016-03-06 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Shanghai Major 2016 EN Commentator/Analyst
2015-11-21 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Frankfurt Major 2015 Onsite Commentator
2015-08-08 A1Premier The International The International 2015 EN Commentator
2014-07-21 A1Premier The International The International 2014 EN Commentator




  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.