The International 2018
The International 2018 is the concluding tournament of the Dota Pro Circuit and the eighth annual edition of The International. The tournament will be held on Canadian soil for the first time, as it moves to the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada. For the first time a point system based on official sponsored Majors and Minors will be used to determine invites to The International.
- Open Qualifers - June 14th - June 17th, 2018
- Regional Qualifiers - June 18th - June 25th, 2018
- Group Stage - August 15th - August 18th, 2018
- Main Event - August 20th - August 25th, 2018
The initial prize pool of the tournament is $1,600,000 USD.
An additional 25% of all Battle Pass sales are added to the total prize pool. These sales include Battle Pass purchases at multiple levels as well as points purchases used to level up the Battle Pass in game.
The current total prize pool is $10,905,131 ($9,305,131 added).
These teams are eligible for invitations to The International 2018 unless they change their roster.
|#||Country / Region||#P||ΔTI7||Players|
|1||China||4||Ame, Chalice, fy, Somnus丶M|
|1||Russia||4||9pasha, RAMZES666, RodjER, Solo|
- Dota Team (15 March 2018). "The International 2018 Tickets and Venue". Valve Corporation. Retrieved 24 April 2018.
- "The International Battle Pass". Valve Corporation. 8 May 2018.
- Valve (2015-05-08). "What if a team wants to change its roster after the roster lock, but prior to The International?". dota2.com.