After a weekend of duking it out at Seattle's KeyArena, today The International hosted the grand championship final with Newbee going up against ViCi—and millions of dollars were on the line.
In a best-out-of-five face-off, Newbee has emerged victorious—nearly every match resulted in a GG from ViCi Gaming before the ancient was actually destroyed. The win has netted Newbee a $5 million dollar prize, while ViCi takes home a very respectable $1, 475, 699.
Here's a breakdown of the individual matches:
And if you want to catch the win, you should watch this: