Baldur, a linguistics grad student and raging alcoholic, embarks on a reckless journey by sailboat around the world. After finding out his real father might be a televangelist billionaire, Baldur asks him to fund to his quest under the ruse that he’s reconstructing God’s Language.
Baldur, with his adopted brother Fetu, travel the world under the constant watch of video cameras the feed the reality TV show Dipso. The media conglomerate, God’s Eye Broadcast, manipulates their dialogue and actions for ratings. The heroes are both loathed and worshiped by watchers around the world.
Dipso delves into the serious problems of child soldiery and prostitution among many other layers of philosophical and moral content all the while keeping a playful narrative.