From 15th to 18th of March 2007, the finals of the first Extreme Masters season will take place at the world's biggest IT trade fair CeBIT in Hannover, Germany. Eight teams will get the chance to compete for the €40.000 grand prize. On Tuesday night the first competitor qualified for this major event at CeBIT.
Extreme Masters is coming to Russia! On February 9th the Intel Friday Night Game tour stops at the Prospekt Mira in Moscow. After the enormous success of the ESL Russia kick-off event in early December, we couldn't wait to get back to Moscow. Thus, the fourth and final Extreme Masters Intel Friday Night Game will take place in Russia's rising capital. Hundreds of spectators are expected, since eSports in Russia is exactly what we need: Extreme!
On Sunday 28th January at 21:00 CET de_train will be the map on which the new NiP lineup will make it's official debut. The opponent will be the German revelation of 2006 ALTERNATE aTTaX. The Germans are currently ranked second, while the Swedes are ranked third with one game played less.
The first Intel Friday Night Game in Scandinavia ever: The third time Extreme Masters went off line two exciting and thrilling matches were about to catch the eSports fans and get them to Stockholm. By having some trouble with one of the players we saw an interesting show match with a surprising result as well as two of the best Scandinavian teams meeting face to face. Now the videos are ready for download!
In a few hours the big show starts in Paris: It's Intel Friday Night Game time! In WC3 two of the best European players are gaming against each other. Grubby from the Netherlands vs. local matador ToD. The Counter-Strike match is between German powerhouse mouz and the French team goodgame. You can get the newest information and pictures in this news.
Just as Minh 'Spell' Nguyen announced at the ESL Pro Series Finals IX - presented by Intel - he will stop playing Warcraft 3 for good. After winning his fourth vice-title in a row he decided to leave EPS but also the Extreme Master by ESL. Because he lost all his matches till now his spot will be a free win for the left players in his group. So the group can be finished just as planed without having to devalue the wins of his opponents by replacing Spell.
On Thursday 18th January at 21:00 CET de_train will be the map where the Finnish team 69N-28E will take on the Spanish team x6tence. Both teams are tied for second place in group B and this match could very well decide who will be able to go to the playoffs.
On January 19th a great eSports event will be held in Paris. The Extreme Masters Intel Friday Night Game is coming to Espace Clacquesin in Paris. Up to a thousand spectators, a big raffle and two thrilling games. Every Intel Friday Night Game is a great event and more than gaming. Follow the game with a live commentary and show program by experienced TV presenters. All in all: eSports as it's finest!
Extreme Masters Season I is rocking Europe. Best CS teams, best Warcraft 3 players, splendid locations for our events. To further increase the significance of its Pan-European mission, the Extreme Masters are going East. After the enormous success of the ESL Russia kick-off event in early December, we couldn't wait to get back to Moscow. Thus, the fourth and final Extreme Masters Intel Friday Night Game will take place in Russia's rising capital. Hundreds of spectators are expected, since eSport..
Christmas and New Year's Eve is over. This means that the short Christmas break of Extreme Masters season one is over too. The next matches are starting today and the final phase is beginning right now. Who will win the 160,000 Euro prize money of the first season? You can enjoy some very interesting Warcraft 3 and Counter-Strike matches live at GIGA2.
Do you remember the great Extreme Masters Intel Friday Night Game in Hamburg? About 1,000 eSports fans celebrated one of the most exciting eSports events of the past year. Now you can see the Warcraft 3 and Counter-Strike game again and again. Download the original English language broadcast and watch top players like SpawN, Blizzard, Miou and Insomnia giving their best!
On 19th January Intel Friday Night Game is coming to France! In Paris we can present you the greatest Warcraft 3 match ever played on an Intel Friday Night Game: Grubby vs. ToD. In Counter-Strike German powerhouse mousesports will face the French team goodgame. Furthermore a lot of other entertainment opportunities are in place.