Welcome to the second day of the Intel Extreme Masters gamescom. Today we'll see Groups A & B in StarCraft II and the first two matches in League of Legends. Make sure you get your HD Pass for only 5€/6$ to watch all StarCraft II matches in 720p.
[20:43] What an insane finish in Group B. Kas faced NesTea and the winner would advance while the winner would be out. Kas showed some amazing games and took down the Korean superstar with 2:0. The happiest player today. He advances behind Mvp and viOLet. So far 3 Koreans and 3 Non-Koreans have made their way into the playoffs.
[16:42] Group A of the StarCraft II tournament has concluded. Nerchio advances, followed by ForGG and SortOf. Group B is running. NesTea just lost 0:2 to Mvp. He now has to face viOLet in a ZvZ.
[15:00] So much action here at gamescom. Fnatic took their game over Curse with 2:0. Now Moscow Five against EloHell is about to start. At the same time ForGG is facing Nerchio on the StarCraft II stage.
[13:09] Fnatic with a slight edge over Curse right now, but the game has been a back and forth so far. Either team could win at this point.
Meanwhile inori is fighting PuMa on map 2, leading 1:0. SortOf is facing Nerchio in a tense third map at the moment.
[12:17] ForGG is leading Group A currently with 2 wins while inori is at the bottom end with 2 losses. In between 4 players are tied with 1-1. Right now PuMa is facing inori.
League of Legends is getting started with Fnatic vs. Curse as the first match.
[10:41] Group A is underway and the first results are in. ForGG won his opening match 2:0 against SortOf. PuMa won with the same score over DeMuslim. Nerchio took inori down 2:1. Right now PuMa and ForGG are facing live on ESL TV
[9:07] Our first StarCraft II match of the day will be inori vs. Nerchio followed by ForGG vs. PuMa.
[8:30] Welcome to Day 2 of the Intel Extreme Masters gamescom. After the Open Bracket yesterday, the groupstage of the $31,800 tournament will start today. In addition the League of Legends EU Regionals hosted by Intel Exteme Masters will kick off today with fnatic vs. Curse and Moscow Five vs. EloHell.net.
It is also the first public day of gamescom, meaning we are expecting massive crowds of gamers & eSports fans on site.