Qualifiers for The International Dota 2 Championship begin next week on Monday the 25th. The qualifiers for the Americas begin at 17:00 (GMT). The qualifier for China begins at 2:00 (GMT).

Then, tune in on Friday the 29th for the Europe and Southeast Asia qualifiers. The Europe qualifier gets going at 10:00 GMT, while the Southeast Asia qualifier commences at 02:00 GMT.

Head to The International invites site to see which teams are competing in each qualifier, then make your predictions in your Compendium.

The winners of each qualifier will be given a direct invite to The International, while each of the second place teams will battle it out for the final two invites.

There will be dual language coverage for The International qualifiers broadcast on Twitch.tv. There will also be a separate Chinese language broadcast here.