The International (TI) is an annual Dota 2 eSports tournament boasting the largest prize pools in esports history.
The initial prize pool was seeded with $1,600,000 from the developers, with more to be added from players through in-game purchases of the 2016 The International Battle Pass. The current prize pool is $19,333,779 with $8,506,863 for FIRST PLACE!
Competing teams are as follows :
Action kicks off 9am PDT on the 2nd of august with the wildcard and group stages.
Main event starts 10am PDT the 8th till the 13th.
Will open up a teamspeak channel over this event for anyone who wants to enjoy the stream with other SOCA members.