News Archive

24.02.2018 18:00 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Meet the 14 voices of IEM World Championship

Your IEM World Championship casters, hosts, analysts and observers.


23.02.2018 20:22 (Cat: Katowice)

Welcome, Vodafone, as a premium partner of IEM World Championship Katowice

Vodafone is set to support all the IEM action in Katowice


22.02.2018 16:19 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

The experts have spoken: who to watch out for at the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice

Do you have your favorites for the tournament? See what two of our experts and current pro players have to say about the competing teams.


22.02.2018 13:33 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the CS:GO groups and schedule for IEM World Championship Katowice

See who will be facing who in the US$500,000 CS:GO tournament.


20.02.2018 11:25 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Welcome OMEN by HP as an official partner of the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice

OMEN by HP will power up players, as well as the broadcast crew throughout the event.


19.02.2018 15:32 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Meet the broadcast team for the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice

These are the faces and voices who will be bringing you all the action.


14.02.2018 13:10 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Love at first sight: StarCraft® II broadcast team secured for Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice!

If Valentine’s Day couldn’t get any better, welcome the top tier SC2 talent.


13.02.2018 12:19 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Avangar complete the CS:GO team lineup for IEM World Championship Katowice

The final slot in the event went to the winners of the UCC tournament.


12.02.2018 14:00 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Want to broadcast Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice? Learn more here.

Broadcast one of the largest esport events in the world.


11.02.2018 16:00 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

ESL to suspend rule on roster change for Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice

Suspension of rule 2.12.1.1 now allows Team Liquid, VP & Renegades to compete with their new lineups.


06.02.2018 18:30 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Updates to the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice Tournament Format

The event will now run with 8 sets instead of 10.


05.02.2018 13:09 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

FNATIC, Heroic, North, and Gambit join the CS:GO team lineup for IEM World Championship Katowice

The European closed qualifier determined four teams who will compete in Katowice.


02.02.2018 16:22 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Top StarCraft® II players from around the globe join the toughest IEM event yet

Players have been decided, brackets have been created. Welcome to the Ro76 of IEM World Championship Katowice.


31.01.2018 12:27 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Team Liquid and Renegades qualify for IEM World Championship Katowice

11 teams are now confirmed for the event as the NA qualifier concludes.


29.01.2018 16:14 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Champions collide as groups get drawn for SC2 at IEM Katowice

Introducing the StarCraft® II Ro24 groups for IEM World Championship Katowice


26.01.2018 12:06 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

ORDER qualify for IEM World Championship Katowice through the Oceania qualifier

The Australian squad is the ninth team confirmed for the event.


25.01.2018 16:44 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

IEM World Championship Katowice 2018 is shaping up to be the best StarCraft® II event to date

Twelve players now confirmed as first competitors in the $400,000 event.


25.01.2018 13:43 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

The final showdown - who will secure their tickets to the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice?

The final stages of the qualifiers are going down this weekend and six teams from three regions will book their flights to Poland afterwards.


22.01.2018 17:20 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

TyLoo qualify for Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice!

China’s top CS:GO team top the Asia qualifier and will compete in Katowice this coming March.


18.01.2018 15:55 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Unveiling all of the CS:GO teams invited to the closed qualifiers and the main event of IEM World Championship Katowice

Here are the teams who received direct invites to the closed qualifiers, as well as the teams who received and accepted invites to the main event.


16.01.2018 16:25 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Calling top StarCraft® II players - the time to sign up for the IEM Katowice Ro76 is now!

All details about the Ro76 in StarCraft II for IEM Katowice.


12.01.2018 13:12 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice!

ESL once again brings one of the world’s most popular games to Poland after its North American competitive debut at IEM Oakland


12.01.2018 13:07 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing all details of the EU and NA CS:GO qualifiers for IEM World Championship Katowice

All information for EU & NA teams on how to qualify for IEM Katowice


22.12.2017 15:15 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Introducing the CS:GO format for IEM World Championship Katowice 2018

The 2018 Intel Extreme Masters World Championship will be a sixteen team event for the first time in IEM’s 12-year history.


22.12.2017 10:03 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the Asia and Oceania qualifier details for IEM World Championship Katowice in CS:GO!

Calling teams from the Asia and Oceania region - this is your chance to compete at the world’s largest esports event.


19.12.2017 16:46 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Qualifiers, format, and more - all details about StarCraft II at IEM World Championship Katowice!

Everything you need to know on how to qualify, and what the tournament will look like.


14.12.2017 16:36 (Cat: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the dates and format of the IEM World Championship CS:GO qualifiers!

Want to compete at the world’s largest esports event? Here’s how you can get there.


04.12.2017 17:52 (Cat: Oakland)

Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017 breaks through with additions of PUBG and VR Challenger League

ESL and Intel continue the 12th IEM season nearly doubling viewership from IEM Oakland 2016 at over 28 million.


22.11.2017 09:33 (Cat: Oakland)

$200,000 in two days - Recapping the PUBG Invitational at IEM Oakland 2017

20 teams of 4 players competed in 8 intense battle royale matches to take home glory, pride and their share of the $200,000 prize pool this past weekend at IEM Oakland.


21.11.2017 15:00 (Cat: Oakland)

Ninjas in Pyjamas with the back to back victory at Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017

Last weekend, Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017 saw a thrilling CS:GO tournament and a legendary team living up to its former glory.