With the Finals in touching distance for the StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm players in Sao Paulo, Brazil, two players are in with a chance of making Intel Extreme Masters history.
Day 1 of the Intel Extreme Masters Sao Paulo Group Stage has finished. With Groups A & B being played out completely, 4 quarter finalists are already known.
The Open Bracket for Intel Extreme Masters Sao Paulo has concluded and we have drawn the final groups for the show starting tomorrow, January 30th.
After incredible performances from the Brazilian teams here at Intel Extreme Masters Sao Paulo, they faltered at last as the European powerhouse Millenium dominates the Grand Final.
With ten spots reserved for IEM winners and first runner-ups, the final sixteen are far from decided. A further two players will be invited, leaving four spots open to the StarCraft II community.
The Brazilian teams here at Intel Extreme Masters Sao Paulo put on quite a show, with two of them advancing to the semi-finals and the third giving Millenium a hard time.
The StarCraft II World Championship in Poland later this year will feature a single elimination bracket set to award the tournament winner all of the US$100,000 competition prize money.
The new official Intel Extreme Masters tournament headset has been revealed.
The recently formed “OceloteWorld”, lead by former SK Gaming captain, Carlos “Ocelote” Rodriguez, are set to replace Team Dignitas at IEM Sao Paulo after the NA LCS team did not manage to obtain visas in time.
The qualifiers for Intel Extreme Masters Cologne have concluded and we have eight players to take part in the event. Players still have a chance to participate in the tournament by signing up for Stage 1!