Jake “SirActionSlacks” Kanner
Professional Idiot, Dota 2 Player, and Content Creator
SirActionSlacks has a colored history of involvement in the Dota 2 scene in many different roles and with numerous organizations. He is best known for his outgoing and friendly personality, as well as his near-boundless energy when working at events.
In August 2015, in the immediate aftermath of The International 5, Moonduck Studios was formed as a new studio and talent agency. SirActionSlacks joined the team as a founding member and the team's premier talent for "Interviewing and Coverage". This new position provided him the visibility and leverage necessary to begin to cover high profile Dota 2 LANs and tournaments. Through Moonduck, Slacks has worked on various Moonduck-associated tournaments, including but not limited to: Canada Cup, Captain's Draft 3.0, and the Elimination Mode tournament. Slacks also provides color commentary on the Moonduck podcast "What the Duck!?"
Slacks was able to achieve his career goal to work a Valve event in July of 2016 when he was invited to be official talent at The International 2016 by Valve, where he served as stage host and interviewer. He is now regarded as the best cosplay competition host, among many other qualities.