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Presented by Xbox One X // In 2011, 'Dota 2' developer Valve created The International, a tournament celebrating professional players and fans alike. The $1.6 million prize pool was unheard of at the time, and since then, a surge of community funding has drastically increased the pot to nearly $25 million in 2017. At this rate, The International 2022 would have a $50 million prize, but is it possible? ► Subscribe for more esports, tech & culture videos: http://on.mash.to/subscribe ◄ 'No Playing Field' is a series by Mashable following the behind-the-scenes of the ever-growing world of esports. From huge investment opportunities, to secret team tactics, to obsessed fans, the series gives deep insights on how esports came to be, its current challenges and where it's heading next. Produced by Matt Kline MORE FROM MASHABLE • For more esports, check out our ’No Playing Field' playlist: http://on.mash.to/NoPlayingField • 6 Turning Points in Esports History - https://youtu.be/Nq5yKf9wEnM • An Inside Look at Life as an Esports Caster - https://youtu.be/UQDGS9Qvh8g • Could a Gamer Become an F1 Driver? - https://youtu.be/K5QEJZqVwoQ Subscribe: http://on.mash.to/subscribe Check out our best of playlist: https://on.mash.to/BestOf MASHABLE ACROSS THE WEB Mashable.com: http://on.mash.to/1hCcRpl Facebook: http://on.mash.to/2lyOwmZ Twitter: http://on.mash.to/1Udp1kz Instagram: http://on.mash.to/1U6D40z Mashable is for superfans. We're not for the casually curious. Obsess with us.
Added On: 04 December 2017