Join the open qualifiers starting today on Challengermode for Europe, the Americas, and Southeast Asia and compete for your share of the €1.5M prize pool.

The International 2024 road to Copenhagen starts today, on Challengermode.

Today marks the beginning of another journey to one of esports’ premier events, boasting an extraordinary €1.5M prize pool. The International is renowned as one of the largest and most prestigious tournaments in the esports world, drawing top-tier teams and millions of fans globally. At Challengermode, supporting all levels of participation in esports is at the core of our mission. That’s why we’re proud to be the battleground for yet another massive online qualifier this year.

How to Compete

If you’re ready to compete and aim for your share of the €1.5M prize pool, here’s everything you need to know:

Open Qualifiers: June 3rd — 8th

Open to all players in Europe, the Americas, and Southeast Asia.


Regional Qualifiers: Following the Open Qualifiers (dates to be announced)

Successful teams from the Open Qualifiers will advance to the Regional Qualifiers.

Group Stage in Copenhagen: September 4th — 5th

The top teams from each region will compete in the Group Stage.

Playoffs: September 6th — 10th

The Group Stage winners will advance to the Playoffs.

Finals at Royal Arena, Copenhagen: September 13th — 15th

The top teams will battle it out in the Finals to determine the champion.

Visit The International 2024 Space on Challengermode to join as a player or cheer on your favorite teams as a fan. The journey begins now, and we can’t wait to see you in the qualifiers!

The International on Challengermode

Using Challengermode’s robust and accessible platform for open qualifiers like these allows more players to compete, helping to discover new talent and nurture the next generation of professionals. Providing this opportunity to the broader Dota 2 community helps maintain a healthy pipeline of talent and competitive activity for the game — something we stress as a key focus when assisting game developers in building a sustainable esports ecosystem for their games.

As always, we’ve worked hard to make it easy for admins and tournament staff to manage large-scale events on Challengermode. With customized tools and automated processes for running multiple games and managing large brackets, we help them provide the best possible experience for players in the qualifiers.

We wish all players and staff good luck in the qualifiers and we look forward to following the qualifying teams run in The International 2024!

//The Challengermode Team