Sunbhie is currently the coach for Team Fnatic, that has recently qualified for the Singapore Major. He has a long history as one of the early players competing in Korea and then became a full time coach in 2016. He helped lead Team Secret to seven top-3 finishes during his tenure and has no shortage of perspective on the competitive Dota 2 landscape.
2:10 SunBhie coaching from Korea
4:55 TECH ISSUES / FIXING SUNBHIES MIC
15:00 Show resumes
15:25 Risks of going to Singapore, 60% of teams unpaid
17:30 DPC prizing distribution
22:15 Why doesnt Dota have an Esports Director?
29:00 One series per week per team; any advantages?
34:00 Does every team really need a coach?
38:05 Sunbhie’s coaching resume and long history with few teams
41:45 Why did Sunbhie leave team Secret?
45:25 “True Dota only gets played at TI”
48:25 Do you ever look back at 2014 and think “We didn’t know how good we had it?”
54:10 Sunbhie’s thoughts on living in Canada vs Korea
1:02:00 Sunbhie reacts to his angry tweets about South American Dota
1:08:20 Thoughts on Jericho/0-900 situation
1:09:30 Matchfixing culture in Korea
1:16:05 SA as SEA, just 6 years removed
1:20:00 NA Dota – “Dota is rough everywhere, man”
1:25:36 Saudi esports and marketing dollars
1:28:44 ANIME TOUGHTS