well, you can always try and hijack some of my mates
(actually theres still some of the oldtimers from back when we were clan t0b, and usually people will choose tob over dota if theres a reasonable chance for a good game)
The problem with tob these days is that theres a fucking abyss between those of us who have played since the early days, and people who have only played a couple times. And, since noone seems to have the patience to teach new guys what to do (most importantly to forget all the bad habits from dota etc.), this situation will probably remain pretty much the same until the whole community (hopefully) gets a mass influx of new players with the release of O.
Until such a time, maybe we could consider making "training games" to teach newer players the basics of tob?`
lets discuss over a game