Friday July 31, 2015

The Biggest eSports Event Ever! The International 2015 Dota 2 Championships

The tension builds up, we’re just days away from the biggest eSports event ever! The 5-day long event will be hosted from August 3rd to August 8th at the Key Arena in Seattle, USA. The tournament prize pool currently sits at $17,782,495 USD, making this the biggest prize pool ever in eSports history, breaking the previous record held by The International 2014 tournament which featured a $10,931,103 USD prize pool.

This year’s tournament has a similar format as the previous year, it features 16 teams with 8 teams in the winner’s bracket and 8 teams in the loser’s bracket. The first round of the event will be a best-of-one, and the later rounds will be double elimination bracket, best-of-three. It’s always fun to witness history, so don’t miss out and witness this with us! Be sure to check out The International 2015 streaming schedule so you can follow your favorite teams and players!