May 11, 2019
The prize fund of The International 2019 for Dota 2 reached $ 10 million. It happened 3 days and 15 hours after the release of the Battle Pass 2019. Last year, this amount was collected in over 12 days.
Battle Pass for The International 2019 was released on the night of May 8th. 25% of its sales funds proceeds direct to the prize pool of the tournament. The starting amount was $ 1.6 million, as all the years before.