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Preliminaries will also be available on broadcasters' streams, available on the in-game Watch tab
Main Event will be streamed with full commentary and spectator features
Interviews, Photos, and other content will be available in the News Feed section of
In Person
The International is sold out. Those of you with tickets should print them out and bring them to the registration desk at the SE corner of Benaroya Hall. Doors open at 11:00am PDT on Wednesday, August 7th. Tickets are good for all five days of the Main Event.
We know everyone can't make it to Benaroya Hall to see The International live, so we have the next best thing — local events in your area. There you can cheer on your favorite teams with friends and other Dota 2 fans. Don't worry about missing any tournament items, just like in Benaroya Hall, if you register and attend an event you will still be tracked for tournament items. Learn more >
You can watch the entire tournament over at If you haven't already, go ahead and link your Steam account to their service. Linking your account makes you eligible for tournament item drops while watching The International Twitch streams. This also works for other Dota 2 tournaments as long as you own the ticket for that particular tournament.
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For those of you looking to follow The International spoiler-free, you should bookmark the Preliminary Stage Schedule and the Main Event Schedule pages — then avoid our News Feed section, Twitter feed and Facebook posts, until you're caught up with the action.