News Archive

28.03.2017 20:00 (Cat: Sydney)

The Sydney 8 - can Katowice finalists FaZe claim their first LAN tournament win?

A closer look at the runner-ups of IEM Katowice who are rising to be at the very top of the CS:GO scene.


24.03.2017 17:28 (Cat: Sydney)

Announcing the Chinese qualifier for IEM Sydney!

One slot at IEM Sydney is on the line as the Chinese qualifier kicks off this weekend.


16.03.2017 13:24 (Cat: Katowice, Season 11)

Intel and ESL Welcome 173,000 Fans at World’s Biggest Esports Event in History

Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice 2017 sees increased attendance, online viewership, and social media reach with an expanded festival experience and largest VR demo showcase in esports


15.03.2017 12:39 (Cat: Sydney, Season 11)

Announcing the ANZ qualifier for Intel® Extreme Masters Sydney!

CS:GO teams from across the Oceanic region, this is your chance to compete at the first ever IEM tournament held in Australia.


07.03.2017 00:00 (Cat: Sydney)

Intel Extreme Masters comes to Sydney this May

Two days of CS:GO await in Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena.


03.03.2017 20:27 (Cat: Katowice)

Immortals and Astralis complete the semi finals in CS:GO at IEM Katowice

Catch up on how the quarterfinals have turned out on the first day at Spodek Arena!


02.03.2017 20:44 (Cat: Katowice)

Another fall of favorites on day two of CS:GO at IEM Katowice

With 2016 champions Fnatic getting eliminated on day one, there was a lot of pressure on the teams of group B!


02.03.2017 09:30 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Overtimes, upsets and amazing plays - day one of CS:GO at IEM Katowice

Day one lived up to the hype and more - take a look at our recap.


01.03.2017 15:00 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

What does IEM Katowice hold in store for ByuN

The One Man Army takes the stage tomorrow in Group A of the Ro24!


28.02.2017 10:45 (Cat: Katowice)

IEM Katowice to see local heroes Virtus.pro, SK Gaming and more in CS:GO Group B!

After taking a closer look at the teams from group A, it’s now time to check out the group of Virtus.pro and way more title winning teams.


27.02.2017 13:45 (Cat: Katowice)

Astralis, Fnatic and more to compete in CS:GO group A at IEM Katowice

We're taking a look at Group A today, featuring some of the strongest CS:GO sides of the past year. It's set to be explosive!


27.02.2017 10:30 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

The 2017 Intel Extreme Masters World Champions in League of Legends have been crowned!

After four days of exciting League of Legends action happening in Katowice, XXX lifted the IEM trophy.


24.02.2017 10:29 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

First teams get eliminated on day two of League of Legends at IEM Katowice

See how day two unfolded with some of the teams fighting for survival in the tournament.


23.02.2017 12:06 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Test your VR skills and win prizes at the Intel VR Games at IEM EXPO

On March 5th, the Auditorium at the IEM EXPO will become a VR battleground where attendees will be able to compete and win prizes.


23.02.2017 10:35 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

ROX Tigers top group A after day one of League of Legends at Intel Extreme Masters World Championship

See how the first matches of the League of Legends group stage played out.


22.02.2017 11:18 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

From Gyeonggi to Katowice - can INnoVation lift his first Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship trophy?

No stranger to winning IEM tournaments, INnoVation is still missing the World Championship trophy. Will he claim it this year in Katowice?


21.02.2017 17:52 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

OMEN by HP named the official broadcast laptop for League of Legends and CS:GO at Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice

OMEN by HP will be the official laptop partner of League of Legends and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive at IEM Katowice.


16.02.2017 17:36 (Cat: Katowice, Season 11)

Challenge Jankos to a 1v1 during Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice!

Can you get first blood on the First Blood King himself?


14.02.2017 16:51 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

One of the very best European teams completes the League of Legends team lineup for Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice

G2 Esports, one of the top teams in the European LCS, will travel to Katowice to compete for the IEM trophy.


14.02.2017 16:43 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Can an LMS team triumph in the Spodek arena? Munchables on Flash Wolves ahead of IEM Katowice

The region renowned for taking down the big dogs, coming half way across the world from the LMS the Flash Wolves will be making an entrance on the main stage of IEM Katowice!


10.02.2017 14:00 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

The faces and voices for the League of Legends Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship broadcast

Meet the broadcast team will be bringing you all the action from Summoner’s Rift.


10.02.2017 13:49 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

The usual suspects! The Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship StarCraft® II broadcast team

The faces and voices that will be bringing you all the SC2 action live from Katowice, Poland.


09.02.2017 18:58 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Cloud9 step down from competing at Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship

The North American team will be not compete in Katowice this year to focus on continuing their great start in the NA LCS.


09.02.2017 17:33 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Gillette joins the IEM World Championship as a sponsor!

Gillette partners up with ESL to help bring you the action at the Spodek arena on February 25-26.


09.02.2017 11:45 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Can the First Blood King defend his title in Katowice? Munchables on Jankos ahead of IEM World Championship

A lone traveller returns to his home province. The Polish legend Marcin “Jankos” Jankowski, the First Blood King, returns to IEM once again and this time in the heart of his homeland.


08.02.2017 14:29 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Keeping it family friendly at the IEM World Championship - meet the CS:GO broadcast team!

These are the faces and voices who will be bringing you the CS:GO action live from Katowice.


06.02.2017 18:46 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Announcing the official Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice cosplay competition!

Sign up for a chance to show off your crafting skills and compete among the best cosplayers at the IEM EXPO.


06.02.2017 14:06 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Two Korean and one Chinese team join the League of Legends team lineup for the Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship

Kongdoo Monster, ROX Tigers and EDward Gaming will compete in Katowice for the IEM trophy.


06.02.2017 12:47 (Cat: Katowice)

The final four - Fnatic, Natus Vincere, Heroic and Immortals to compete in Katowice

The qualifiers are over and the lineup of the CS:GO tournament is now completed!


03.02.2017 18:14 (Cat: Season 11, Katowice)

Eight Koreans, Snute, Nerchio and many more accepted to the Intel® Extreme Masters SC2 tournament

Players from around the world signed up and 64 of them were chosen to compete in the Ro64 in Katowice.