Dota 2 The International 10 details: Teams, Format, Dates, and Location. Finally, the International 10 is all set to take place almost after a year. Besides, the final tournament of Dota Pro Circuit The International 10 is the tenth annual edition tournament which is going to take place in Europe for the first time since 2011. It is going to be one of the biggest esports tournaments organized by Valve.
Top 18 Dota teams from all over the world will be participating in this tournament out of which 12 teams are qualified from the Dota Pro Circuit and 6 teams got the spot by qualifying through regional qualifiers. These 18 best Dota teams will be fighting over a massive prize pool of $40,018,195 which is going to be the biggest prize pool in esports history ever.
- Evil Geniuses
- Quincy Crew
- Invictus Gaming
- Vici Gaming
- Team Secret
- Team Aster
- Thunder Predator
- Team Undying (North America Qualifiers)
- OG Esports (Western Europe Qualifiers)
- SG Esports (South America Qualifiers)
- Elephant (China Qualifiers)
- Fnatic (Southeast Asia Qualifiers)
- Team Spirit (Eastern Europe Qualifiers)
Date and Location
The Dota 2 International 10 will be taking place between October 7 and
October 17, 2021, at the Arena Nationala in Bucharest, Romania. Originally it was scheduled for August 2020 but due to the COVID-19 situation arising all over the world, it was postponed to August 2021.
The International 10 is divided into three stages. The first one will be the group stage followed by the main stage and the last one Grand Finals. All three stages will happen on the following dates:
- Group Stage: October 7th – October 10th, 2021
- Main Stage: October 12th – October 16th, 2021
- Grand Finals: October 17th, 2021
The format and detailed schedule of Dota 2 International 10 are still not
announced by the officials. Once it’ll be announced we’ll update you with all the information.