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After one of the most intense and captivating tournaments in Dota 2 history, the team that finished equal last in the previous Major came from a game down in the finals of this year’s International to win the biggest prize pool in the history of video games. More »
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Dota 2 - the International 2016 Main Event concludes today!. The record prize pool has surpassed $20 million! Watch the Twitch stream with us here at Shacknews. You can also watch the entire tournament live through Steam Broadcasting, YouTube, Twitch, or WatchESPN. Show More Summary
With sixteen teams and a record-breaking $20.5-million prize pool, the e-sports contest dubbed the International is one of the burgeoning industry's most-watched events. For Valve Corp., which organizes this week's tournament and makes the spectacle's central game, "Dota 2," it's a major revenue...
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Dota 2 - the International 2016 Main Event continues today and lasts until August 13. The record prize pool has surpassed $20 million! Watch the Twitch stream with us here at Shacknews. You can also watch the entire tournament live through Steam Broadcasting, YouTube, Twitch, or WatchESPN. Show More Summary
Dota 2: The International is ridiculously lucrative this year. Dota 2: The International has reached a significant milestone, as crowdufnding of its prize pool continues throughout the competition this week. At time of writing the total up for grabs is $20,105,453 – a whopping target for anyone gunning to take Dota 2: The International’s largest […]
Dota 2 - the International 2016 Main Event begins today and lasts until August 13. The doors to KeyArena in Seattle will open at 9:00 a.m. PDT today to welcome attending fans. The record prize pool has surpassed $20 million! Watch the...Show More Summary
Valve’s Dota 2 esports competition gets underway today. Don’t miss it. Dota 2: The International begins today, with teams competing for a prize pool of $20 million – the largest in in esports history. The opening ceremony will being at 10AM PDT/ 6PM BST and the competition will kick off shortly afterwards. 16 teams will […]
The winning play for last year’s International was termed the “Six Million Slam” — because that’s how much money the winners walked away with. This year, it’ll be just over $11.5 million — because the total prize pool has soared past $26 million. More »
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Valve’s annual Dota 2 tournament has comfortably had the fattest prize pool in all of esports for the last few years. And this year’s iteration was no exception, with fans expecting the 2016 International to be even more lucrative. In the last 24 hours, that’s precisely what has happened. Show More Summary
25 percent of Battle Pass sales go towards the prize pool, and this year's total is ever-increasing.
It is time again to choose between "Radiant and Dire" and annihilate other "Ancients" base as DOTA 2 targets a conservative $20 million pool prize to surpass DOTA 2's e-sports event in 2015 called "The International," which collectively breached a little over $18 million. Show More Summary
Dota 2’s annual global championship remains the most financially rewarding eSports event. Dota 2: The International 2016 is still two weeks off but the crowd-funded prize pool has already passed 2015’s effort. At time of writing, the prize pool stands at a whopping $18,477,010. The majority of this amount is sourced from a 25% slice […]
England register a clean sweep against Thailand in Saturday's fourballs at the UL International Crown to finish top of their pool.