Began selling tickets for the biggest tournament on Dota
Ticket sales for the fifth edition of The International, the biggest tournament on Dota, started at 10:00 on Friday. According to official data of Valve, half of the tickets were sold out six minutes later. Ticket are with price of $99 provides full access to all the main events of the six-day tournament. The competition will take place between 3rd and 8 August in Seattle.
This year’s prize in the race for Aegis of Champions to surpass the record $10 million from last year. Funds are collected primarily from purchases of the game and collectable physical objects. The total number of active players Dota also jumped significantly from last year – from 8 to about 11 million people.