The International, often abbreviated as TI, is an annual tournament organized by Valve. The International still holding title as the biggest and most prestigious event on the Major Championship circuit. The tournament will be held on Chinese soil for the first time since it started in 2011 as it moves to the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai. Following the previous year format, a point system based on Major and Minor tournaments will be used to determine invites to The International. This year Mineski Pro Team is one of the Contender.