International 2013 Ticket, The International 2013


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The International 2013
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United States Seattle, Washington, United States
Start Date 2 Aug. 2013
End Date 11 Aug. 2013
Teams 16
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Prize Pool $2,874,407 USD
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International 2013 Ticket
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This item is an invitation to personally attend the Dota 2 International Tournament, Aug. 7⃢₀ₓ11, 2013, at Benaroya Hall in Seattle, WA. Attendees will receive preferential seating on the show floor.

This ticket must be activated from your in-game backpack. Once activated, the ticket will be consumed and removed from your backpack and registered on your Steam account. Ticket information will be emailed no later than Jun. 30th, 2013 to the emailE-mail (electronic mail) is the exchange of computer-stored messages by telecommunication address associated with your Steam account.

This purchase also includes a International 2013 Interactive Compendium and Smeevil See the courier. For the race in Dota 2 lore, see Smeevils. Smeevil Courier Rarity: LegendarySlot: Courier Buy Now on Market Tis said among artisan and warrior alike that there is no dota2 Courier.

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Teams

Invited Teams






Qualified Teams

Wild Card Teams





Note:

Videos

  
  • Opening The International 2013 Ticket!! (Hey guys I some how managed to)
  • Na'Vi vs TongFu - Game 2/3 - DoTA 2 The International 2013 Tournament Highlights (Natus Vincere (Ukraine) vs Ton)

Prelims

  • BeyondTheSummit
  • D2L
  • joinDOTA Red
  • Sheever Gaming

Main Event

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Russian

Analyst Desk

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2GD
James Harding
Origin: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Language: United Kingdom English
Web page

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Maelk Maelk Background Information Name: Jacob Toft-Andersen Date of birth: 18 Jun 1986 (age 31) Country: Denmark Role: Support, Captain Nicknames: Milk Signature Heroes: Links datdota: 59457413 DOTABUFF: 59457413 Twitch: maelk Facebook: LikeMaelk Twitter: TheMaelk Reddit: Maelk dota2
Jacob Toft-Andersen
Origin: Denmark Denmark
Language: United Kingdom English
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Merlini Merlini Background Information Name: Ben Wu Date of birth: 23 Oct 1987 (age 29) Country: United States Team: Vegetables Esports Club Role: Midlaner, Carry Signature Heroes: Links Website: http://www.merlinidota.com/ datdota: 90137663 DOTABUFF: 90137663 Twitch: merlinidota Facebook: dota2
Ben Wu
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Statsman Bruno
Bruno Carlucci
Origin: Argentina Argentina
Language: United Kingdom English
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English

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Ayesee
Aaron Chambers
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Bdiz
Robert Tinnes
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Blitz Play “They call me Tiny.” This article is a stub. As such, it is not complete. You can help Dota 2 Wiki by expanding it. Blitz Background Information Name: William Lee Date of birth: 21 May dota2
William Lee
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Clairvoyance

Origin: Canada Canada
Language: United Kingdom English





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Draskyl
Andy Stiles
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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LD
David Gorman
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Luminous
David Zhang
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Merlini Merlini Background Information Name: Ben Wu Date of birth: 23 Oct 1987 (age 29) Country: United States Team: Vegetables Esports Club Role: Midlaner, Carry Signature Heroes: Links Website: http://www.merlinidota.com/ datdota: 90137663 DOTABUFF: 90137663 Twitch: merlinidota Facebook: dota2
Ben Wu
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Purge For the commentator and player, see Purge (player) A Purge is a combination of basic dispel and movement speed (and sometimes also attack speed) slow. In some cases, they also apply root, preventing units from dota2
Kevin Godec
Origin: United States United States
Language: United Kingdom English
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Sheever Sheever Background Information Name: Jorien van der Heijden Date of birth: 26 Apr 1985 (age 32) Country: Netherlands Commentating language: English Links Website: sheevergaming.com Twitch: sheevergaming Facebook: sheevergaming Twitter: sheevergaming YouTube: sheevergaming Jorien "Sheever" van der dota2
Jorien van der Heijden
Origin: Netherlands The Netherlands
Language: United Kingdom English
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Toby Dawson
Origin: Australia Australia
Language: United Kingdom English
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Wagamama Wagamama Background Information Name: Wagamama Country: Sweden Role: Carry, Midlaner Signature Heroes: Links History Niklas "Wagamama" Högström is a Swedish professional Dota 2 player. He started his DotA career back in 2004 and transitioned into dota2
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Language: United Kingdom English
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Format

  • Qualifiers - May 13th - May 30th, 2013
    • Two Regional Qualifiers.
      • The winner of each Regional Qualifier will join the other invited teams in Seattle.
      • The runner-up of each Qualifier will be invited to Seattle to compete in the wildcard match.
  • Wild Card - August 2nd, 2013
    • One best-of-five match.
      • Winner advances to group stage.
  • Group Stage - August 3rd - August 5th, 2013
    • Two groups of eight teams.
      • Teams play every other team in their group in a best of 2
      • Top four teams in each group advance to upper bracket of the Main Event.
      • Bottom four teams in each group advance to lower bracket of the Main Event.
  • Main Event - August 7th - August 11th, 2013
    • Sixteen teams play in a double elimination format over six days.
      • Eight teams begin in the upper bracket, eight in the lower bracket .
      • First three lower bracket games are best of one, Grand Finals are best of five, all others are best of three.

Broadcast Talent

  • EN Host:
    • ₠2GD₠(James Harding)
  • EN Panelists:
    • ₠Merlini₠(Ben Wu)
    • ₠Bruno₠(Bruno Carlucci)
    • ₠Maelk₠(Jacob Toft-Andersen)
    • ₠GoDz₠(David Parker)
  • EN Commentators:
    • ₠TobiWan₠(Toby Dawson)
    • ₠Wagamama₠(Niklas H⃶gstr⃶m)
    • ₠LD₠(David Gorman)
    • ₠Luminous₠(David Zhang)
    • ₠Ayesee₠(Aaron Chambers)
    • ₠Draskyl₠(Andy Stiles)
  • EN Interviewer:
    • ₠Kaci Aitchison₠(Kaci Aitchison)

Prize Pool

The base prize pool was the same as the one used at the first and second Internationals. However, 25% of the revenue generated by the sale of the Interactive Compendium was redirected to the prize pool. The final prize pool was $2,874,380 ($1,274,380 added) USD.

Place $ USD Percent Team
1st $1,437,190 ₠50% Alliance
2nd $632,364 ₠22% Natus Vincere
3rd $287,438 ₠10% Orange Esports
4th $201,207 ₠7% TongFu
5th-6th $114,975 ₠4% Invictus Gaming
Team DK
7th-8th $43,116 ₠1.5% Team Liquid
Fnatic.EU
9th-12th - - Team Dignitas
LGD International
LGD Gaming
Team Zenith
13th-16th - - RattleSnake
mousesports
MUFC
Virtus.pro

Invite Procedure

13 teams were selected by Valve and were sent personal invitations to compete in the tournament and were announced during the week of April 23rd - 30th. The teams who were not directly invited had a chance to qualify through two qualifiers divided by geographical region. These invitational tournaments were appropriately named the Eastern Qualifiers and the Western Qualifiers. The winners of these qualifiers were directly invited to the tournament while the runner-ups of each tournament were flown to compete for the final spot in the tournament through a qualification game in Seattle.

Invite Timeline

  • April 23rd - Invictus Gaming
  • April 26th - LGD Gaming, Orange Esports, Alliance, Fnatic.EU, Team Liquid
  • April 29th - Natus Vincere, Team Zenith, Team Dignitas, Virtus.Pro, DK
  • April 30th - MUFC, LGD International
  • May 19th - TongFu (Replacing LGD Gaming)
  • May 19th - Mousesports (Winner of Western Qualifier)
  • May 30th - LGD Gaming (Winner of Eastern Qualifier)
  • August 2nd - RaTtLeSnAkE (Winner of Wildcard Match)

Participating Teams

Invictus Gaming
1₠Zhou₠
2₠Ferrari 430₠
3₠YYF₠
4₠ChuaN₠
5₠Faith₠