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The initial prize pool of the tournament was $1,600,000 USD.
An additional 25% of all TI7 Battle Pass sales are added to the total prize pool.
These sales include compendium purchases at multiple levels and points available to level up the compendium in game.
The current total prize pool is $23,201,660
All eighteen teams are divided into two groups where they play in a Round Robin format.
All matches are played in a Bo2.
The top four teams in each group advance to the Upper Bracket of the Main Event.
The bottom team in each group is eliminated.
The remaining teams advance to the Lower Bracket of the Main Event.
Sixteen teams play in a double-elimination format over six days.