August 7 - 12, 2017
KEYARENA
SEATTLE, USA

Tournament Format

Eighteen teams will travel to Seattle this summer to compete for the Aegis of Champions.
The field will be comprised of six directly-invited teams and twelve additional teams with invites earned in the Regional Qualifiers.
All eighteen teams will battle in two Round Robin groups from which the bottom team of each group will be eliminated.
The remaining sixteen teams will move on to the Double Elimination Main Event at KeyArena.

The Direct Invites

OG

Virtus.Pro

Evil Geniuses

Team Liquid

Invictus Gaming

Newbee

Americas Qualifiers

Cloud9
North America Winner

Digital Chaos
North America Runner-Up

Infamous
South America Winner

China Qualifiers

iG Vitality
China Winner

LGD.Forever Young
China Runner-Up

LGD Gaming
China Third Place

Southeast Asia Qualifiers

TNC Pro Team
Southeast Asia Winner

Fnatic
Southeast Asia Runner-Up

Execration
Southeast Asia Third Place

Europe Qualifiers

Team Secret
Europe Winner

HellRaisers
Europe Runner-Up

Team Empire
CIS Winner

The Regional Qualifiers

June 26-29

Europe West

Crescendo
Danish Bears
Mousesports
Penta Sports
4 Protect Five
Team Secret
Singularity
Open Qualifiers 1
Open Qualifiers 2
Champions Cup Winner

CIS

Comanche
Cyber Anji
Natus Vincere
Gambit Esports
Team Effect
Team Empire
Team Spirit
Vega Squadron
Open Qualifiers 1
Open Qualifiers 2

China

CDEC
EHOME
IG.Vitality
LGD
LGD.FY
VG.J
Vici Gaming
Open Qualifiers 1
Open Qualifiers 2
Champions Cup Winner

Southeast Asia

Clutch Gamers
Faceless
Fnatic
Happyfeet
Mineski
TNC Gaming
Geek Fam
Open Qualifiers 1
Open Qualifiers 2
Champions Cup Winner

North America

Complexity
Digital Chaos
NP
Planet Odd
Team Freedom
Team RED
Wheels Wrecking While Whistling
Open Qualifiers 1
Open Qualifiers 2
Champions Cup Winner

South America

Elite Wolves
Infamous
SG-Esports
Open Qualifiers 1
Open Qualifiers 2
Open Qualifiers 3
Open Qualifiers 4
Open Qualifiers 5
Open Qualifiers 6
Open Qualifiers 7

The Open Qualifiers

June 22-25

Everyone has a chance to compete at The International. Register your team for the Open Qualifier spots in your region. The best teams will advance to compete in the Regional Qualifiers with a trip to Seattle on the line. Do you have what it takes to be the best in the world?

Teams in the Americas,
Europe, CIS, and Southeast Asia
Register Here Teams in China Register Here