Eight teams will compete in both EU and NA for a slot in Bay Area’s premier CS:GO tournament.
In special cases outlined below, teams can petition to play in a qualifier outside of their home region.
Last year, it was the Swedes of Ninjas in Pyjamas who lifted the trophy in the Oracle Arena. Will they repeat their success?
The Brazilians took second place at the most recent Valve Major. Can they take it all at the Oracle Arena this November?
Teams from around the globe have their shot to compete at the Bay Area’s premier esports event.
Gambit Esports join the team lineup of IEM Oakland.
See how the semifinals and grand final unfolded on the last day of IEM Shanghai.
See how the quarterfinal matches played out on day three of Intel® Extreme Masters Shanghai.
Matches of groups C and D determined which last four players will compete in the playoffs.
Intel® Extreme Masters Shanghai kicked off at ChinaJoy with groups A and B delivering some exciting matches.
In this fourth and final edition of our preview series, we go into group D.
In the third edition of this series, we take a closer look at group C from the Ro16 at IEM Shanghai.
In the second part of our four-part series, we’re taking a deeper look at group B.
In this four-part series, we will take a deeper look at each group in the Ro16 at IEM Shanghai, including the stats, predictions and rivalries that could plague each player's conscience as they prepare for an incredibly difficult task to be written in IEM history. We begin with the group that houses the King of Katowice, the most recent IEM champion TY Group A TYPenguiNBunnyDark The starting group of the tournament has two favourites - and rightfully so - as champions of IEM and SSL look to m
Updating the tournament rules for IEM, ESL One, ESL Pro League series, ESEA and amateur competitions.
The IEM Shanghai 2017 players and broadcast team will be powered by Acer’s latest technologies
Our Chinese stops delivered many unforgettable StarCraft II moments. Let’s relive some of the best of them ahead of IEM Shanghai!
The old guard join together once again to keep you extremely entertained and well informed!
All qualifiers have completed as 16 of the finest SC2 players join together for the battle of Shanghai.
Team Liquid will power up the North American representation at IEM Oakland.
The North American fan favorites join an already stacked tournament.
Our 5th/6th players to IEM Shanghai secured.
SK gaming take another shot at the Oakland title after finishing second last year.
G2 Esports will once again compete at our Bay Area event.
Join us at the Oracle Arena for two days of top-tier CS:GO at IEM Oakland 2017
Astralis on the hunt for their 3rd title of 2017!
The hunt continues for FaZe who look to clinch their first IEM trophy!
Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland returns to the West Coast for the 4th year!
Introducing Intel as ESL’s Global Technical Partner for all amateur and pro tournaments, as well as the brand-new $1,000,000 Intel Grand Slam for CS:GO.
IEM heads back to China where the very best SC2 players will compete for their share of a $25,000 prize pool and WCS points