With Intel Extreme Masters New York right around the corner, we are happy to announce that Kaelaris, Apollo, Nathanias and ToD will be casting the event with ReDeYe hosting with Smix as co-host and translator and inFeZa observing the games.
With Intel Extreme Masters New York only two weeks away, we have determined the players that will be competing in The Big Apple.
The final qualifier for Intel Extreme Masters New York has concluded with two Koreans, Curious and Zest, making it into the main tournament with hotel & trips paid for.
The final Asian qualifier for Intel Extreme Masters New York will take place on Monday, September 23rd. Players from Korea, South East Asia, Australia and China will decide amongst themselves which two players will be at New York Comic Con to represent Asia.
Qualifiers for The America's concluded this weekend and saw Polt qualify over other US residents, while HuK, qxc and State managed to overcome the rest of The Americas.
New York Comic Con has been sold out quickly in previous years, so we've taken a big effort and acquired 500 tickets to allow fans a chance to attend Intel Extreme Masters New York. To ensure that only real StarCraft II fans get their hands on the tickets, we are cooperating with TeamLiquid for the ticket sales.
Two of the biggest names in the European scene, namely NaNiwa and ForGG, will be representing Europe at the Intel Extreme Masters New York.
Our sign-ups for Stage 1 of Intel Extreme Masters New York are now open. 16 players in two brackets of eight will battle it out for a chance to move on to the second Stage of the tournament!
$25,000 and the last shot at a significant amount of WCS points outside of the WCS Premier League before BlizzCon will all be put on the line at Intel Extreme Masters New York. 16 players, from around the world, will compete for the illustrious title of IEM New York champion.
With Intel Extreme Masters New York coming up in early October, it's time for the participants to be determined. Eight players will have the chance to qualify online again!