Sydney, Australia
May 6th - 7th - Qudos Bank Arena

Multiple esports titles played on stage and a free-play area for all - join us at the Community stage at IEM Sydney.

We're thrilled to announce that Intel® Extreme Masters Sydney will feature a multi-esport Community Stage! An array of Australian esports will be on display, including the ESL AU&NZ Season I 2017 Rocket League Finals, League of Legends and a SMITE Invitational.


The community stage will be held in the Qudos Bank Arena Ballroom and run throughout the weekend. Additionally, there will be a free-play area operating where players of every calibre can join in on the fun.

Rocket League ESL AU&NZ Season 1 2017 Finals

Intel® Extreme Masters Sydney will host the ESL AU & NZ Championship Rocket League Finals! Kicking off on Saturday morning, the 4 best Oceanic Rocket League teams will battle it out for a share of $7,500 and the title of Season 1 champions.

SMITE Invitational Tournament

SMITE will be a part of the Community Stage at Intel® Extreme Masters Sydney. Four of the top Oceanic SMITE teams will be competing in a $10,000 SMITE Invitational Tournament to take place on Sunday the 7th of May.

League of Legends

Hear from Oceania’s most prized League of Legends players as they talk about what life’s like living in a gaming house. The top teams will be then competing on the rift in a number of entertaining and vigorous show matches, with spectators getting the opportunity to play with and against their favourite players on the Howling Abyss afterwards.


IEM attendees will be able to sit down and play Hi-Rez Studios' Paladins: Champions of the Realm and SMITE Tactics in our dedicated free-play area.


Saturday - Rocket League

  • 11:00am (prior to show open): Semi-Final - Match A
  • 11:00am (prior to show open): Semi-Final - Match B
  • 12:00pm: Upper Bracket Final (Winners A vs. B)
  • 01:15pm: LB Round 1 (Losers A vs. B)
  • 02:15pm: LB Final (Loser C vs. Winner D)
  • 03:30pm: Grand Final

Saturday - League of Legends

  • 05:00pm: Panel: Life in the Gaming House
  • 05:30pm: Summoner's Rift Showmatch - Match A
  • 06:15pm: Summoner's Rift Showmatch - Match B
  • 07:00pm: Pro-Community ARAMs

Sunday - SMITE

  • 11:00am: SMITE Semi-Final - Match A
  • 1:45pm: SMITE Semi-Final - Match B
  • 04:30pm: SMITE Grand Final

If you are interested in coming down and getting involved, the event will be open for IEM ticket holders. Grab your ticket today!


Everything taking place on the Community Stage will be streamed live on Twitch so you can still check out all of the esports action if you can’t attend IEM.