"The International is the focal point of the year for Dota 2 tournaments that serves as the annual world championship. Hosted by Valve Corporation in Seattle's Key Arena, 10,000 fans will witness the crowning of the best team in the world. With the massive success of the Compendium, more than 17 million USD are on the line with 6 million going to the winners of the event. The event spans across 2 weeks, divided into the 5 day long playoffs, followed by the 6 day main event after a short break. With 10 teams invited, 4 qualifying teams , and 4 more teams still vying for the final 2 slots of the tournament, The International will provide an enormous amount of games between the current best teams in the world and determine the best Dota 2 team of 2015."
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