The prize exceeded last year's record-breaking tournament with $ 2.5 million.
Participants The International 2019 will compete for more than $ 28 million, announced on the Dota 2 Tracker Tracker portal. Since the launch of the combat passage, the amount has increased by 26.5 million dollars (1658%), reports the online edition of Chronicle.info with a reference to 3dnews.
The prize exceeded last year's record of $ 2.5 million. In the event of a $ 30 million mark, they will receive the same prize.
The 2019 International Championship will be held from August 15 to 25 in Shanghai (China). 18 teams will play in the tournament. Among them were participants from CIS – Virtus.pro, who received an estimated Pro Circuit Dota, Natus Vincere, selected through regional qualifications.
Last year's title went to the OG team. In the final, the players won the PSG. LGD with a score of 3: 2. The players earned $ 11.2 million