OpenAI at The International

We've created an AI which beats the world's top professionals at 1v1 matches of Dota 2. Watch us play on main stage during The International.
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Built by a team of researchers and engineers at OpenAI. Join us to solve 5v5.

  • Greg Brockman
  • Rafał Józefowicz
  • Jakub Pachocki
  • Szymon Sidor
  • Christopher Hesse
  • Przemyslaw Debiak
  • Jie Tang
  • Shariq Hashme
  • Quirin Fischer
  • Ilya Sutskever
  • Christopher Berner
  • Catherine Olsson
  • Jeremy Schlatter
  • Tim Salimans
  • Vicki Cheung
  • Jonas Schneider
Special thanks to Chris Carollo, Nick Maggiore, Shivon Zilis, Samuel Anderson, Nate Parkinson and Danny Cote.

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About Dota 2

Dota 2 Dota 2 is a complex, team-based game played by over ten million people monthly. It has a thriving pro scene with over $20M awarded in The International alone.

The game is continuous, has hidden information, and good strategy and positioning win over raw mechanics. We use Dota 2 as a testbed for new AI technologies.

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