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28.03.2017
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
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
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
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
Intel Extreme Masters comes to Sydney this May

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

03.03.2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.

03.02.2017
So many great teams but only four slots remaining - who is going to make it to IEM Katowice?

The closed qualifiers for IEM World Championship in CS:GO are upon us and they have stacked lineups. Who will reign supreme and move on to compete in Katowice?

02.02.2017
This team will definitely be crowd favourites - Joe “Munchables” Fenny on H2k ahead of Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice!

H2k. Home of Jankos, the First Blood King. Febiven has rejoined his former family. They got semis at worlds, can the new roster live up to the hype?

31.01.2017
The biggest underdogs of Worlds are coming to IEM Katowice - will they manage to upset again?

They’ve wowed everyone at 2016 Worlds, can they do it again in Katowice? Watch out for M19 (ex-Albus Nox Luna).

30.01.2017
Nothing short of pure class as iNnoVation, ByuN, Zest, Dark, herO and 7 others join Katowice as SC2 qualifiers conclude

The StarCraft II qualifiers for Intel Extreme Masters® World Championship have concluded with 12 players having secured a ticket to Katowice.

25.01.2017
Top LMS team joins the IEM Katowice League of Legends lineup!

Flash Wolves will once again compete in Katowice for the World Championship trophy.

24.01.2017
Any opponent who underestimates Unicorns of Love is a foolish opponent - Munchables shares his UoL views ahead of IEM Katowice

From Oakland to Katowice - can Unicorns of Love surprise everyone at the IEM World Championship?

24.01.2017
The Intel® Extreme Masters StarCraft II Ro64 is now open for signup!

Apply for a chance to compete at the largest IEM StarCraft II tournament to date!

20.01.2017
World class teams invited to the final stages of the CS:GO IEM World Championship Katowice qualifiers!

See who is going to compete for the remaining CS:GO slots at IEM Katowice.

19.01.2017
FaZe Clan and North are the final invited teams for the CS:GO Intel Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice 2017

The lineup of invited CS:GO teams for Katowice is now complete. The remaining teams will be determined through qualifiers.

18.01.2017
North America to be represented by Cloud9 and OpTic Gaming at the CS:GO Intel Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice!

Can a North American team triumph in the Spodek arena?

17.01.2017
The IEM Oakland champions and two more teams confirmed for the League of Legends Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice!

Unicorns of Love, H2k and M19 Team will compete in Katowice this coming February.

16.01.2017
The world’s current and former number one ranked CS:GO teams return to Katowice to compete at Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship!

Astralis and SK Gaming join Virtus.pro and Ninjas in Pyjamas to play for the IEM World Championship trophy.

13.01.2017
All details for the $250,000 StarCraft® II tournament at the Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice 2017

The where, when, and how for the largest StarCraft II tournament in IEM history.

12.01.2017
Polish home favorites and Swedish legends confirmed for the CS:GO Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice 2017

We have our first confirmed CS:GO teams to compete in Katowice this year.

10.01.2017
Announcing tournament details for the CS:GO Intel Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice 2017

See how the US$250,000 CS:GO tournament will be played out in the Spodek arena.

06.01.2017
Announcing tournament details for the League of Legends Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship Katowice

See how the League of Legends matches will be played out in Katowice.

22.12.2016
Intel® Extreme Masters Gyeonggi Marks IEM’s First Stand-Alone Stadium Event in Asia

Korean players defend their home soil in League of Legends®, StarCraft® II, and Overwatch®

13.12.2016
Acer Predator named the official broadcast laptop for Overwatch at Intel® Extreme Masters Gyeonggi

The Acer Predator notebooks will assist our Overwatch analyst team during the event.

11.12.2016
Lenovo ideapad Y700 named the official broadcast laptop for League of Legends at Intel® Extreme Masters Gyeonggi

Lenovo will be the official laptop partner of League of Legends at IEM Gyeonggi.

10.12.2016
Battle of the giants - who will take the first WCS points of 2017?

We take a closer look at the extremely stacked StarCraft II tournament of Intel Extreme Masters Gyeonggi. Who will come out on top?