After announcing our first event at gamescom and the related European qualifiers, dates and information for both American and Asian qualifiers are official now.
The American qualifiers will take place July 12th - July 18th, 2012, with the Asian qualifiers taking place July 11th - July 30th, 2012. They will allow a total of 8 players qualify for the Intel Extreme Masters GamesCom 2012 - 4 from Asia and 4 from America.
American Qualifier Overview
Much like the European qualifiers, the American qualifiers will be split into three stages, with the first stage being open to everyone. A total of 4 players will qualify for the Intel Extreme Masters GamesCom through the American qualifiers.
North American / South American Qualifiers
Stage 1 - July 12th 2012
Stage 2 - July 17th 2012
Stage 3 - July 18th 2012
Asian Qualifier Overview
The Asian qualifiers will be split into the two Regions China / South East Asia and Korea / Taiwan - due to their Battle.NET regions being split in two, thus players from one region are unable to play on the other. A total of 4 players will qualify for the Intel Extreme Masters GamesCom through the Asian qualifiers - 2 from China / South East Asia and 2 from Korea / Taiwan.