Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland, November 18-19, 2017 Oracle Arena, Oakland, California

Qualifiers

Please visit our qualification page for ALL DETAILS HERE!

8 teams can qualify into the main event
4 NA & 4 EU
Winning teams from the qualifier will have travel and accommodation provided

Each region's qualifiers will be capped at 320 teams. 160 teams will be restricted by their MMR (Matchmaking rating) while the other 160 will be open on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Round 1: 16 Groups of 20 teams (320 Squads)
    Bo3 Matches - Top 5 from each game move forward
  • Round 2: 4 groups of 20 teams (80 Squads)
    Bo3 Matches - Top 5 from each game move forward
  • Round 3: 1 group of 20 teams (20 Squads)
    Bo5 Match - Top 4 qualify for IEM Oakland

*To be eligible to qualify, players must either already have a visa, or not require one. Players that do require visas to travel to the USA (and already have them) must contact admins prior to signing up. The contact to the admin team will be made clear once the qualifier signup page opens.