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Intel Challenge brings world’s top female CS:GO teams to Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice 2019

Eight of the world’s best women’s CS:GO teams will battle for the Intel Challenge title and a $50,000 USD prize pool on February 28 - March 2, 2019 at IEM Katowice 2019.

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Closed Qualifier invites for Pro League Season 9 Qualifiers in APAC and Latam announced

The closed qualifier invites in APAC and Latin America for the upcoming season of ESL Pro League CS:GO are set.

 

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Mobile gaming to make its debut at Katowice

It’s an understatement to say that Katowice 2019 is jam packed with some of the biggest esports games from around the world. Now Guns of Boom, an FPS shooter with more than 60 million downloads that’s taken the mobile gaming world by storm, will be joining them at the Katowice Mainstage in March. So, what makes Guns of Boom, and mobile gaming in general, so special?

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Lim "BoxeR" Yo Hwan inducted into the Esports Hall of Fame

One of the most iconic StarCraft players ever is the newest member of the Esports Hall of Fame presented by paysafecard!

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“Quake changed my perception”: a chat with ESL CEO and co-founder Ralf Reichert

As we prepare the next steps of our journey with our brand refresh, we caught up with one of the gamers who helped shape ESL from the very beginning.

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ESL and Facebook Gaming expand partnership on a non-exclusive basis through 2019

Deal includes distribution of ESL’s global tournaments: IEM, ESL One and Pro League.

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ESL One Katowice 2019: What's new this year?

There’s not much time left until ESL One Katowice 2019, and as usual we’ve made heaps of improvements on last year’s event to bring you the best Pro Dota 2 event we can. Here are the exciting changes and cool new features at the Spodek Arena!

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World’s best team Astralis confirmed for ESL One Cologne 2019

The stellar Danish squad will try to extend their dominance over the CS:GO scene to the Cathedral of Counter-Strike.

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CS:GO Major Challengers Stage First Round matchups and initial seeding announced

The first matches of the Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice CS:GO Major 2019 are set! Find out how the teams ranked each other and who they’ll face in the First Round.

 

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Inaugural champions MIBR head back down under for IEM Sydney 2019

IEM Sydney will see the return of the all-Brazilian roster that won Australia’s first-ever Counter-Strike mega-event and defined an era in esports.

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APAC and LATAM ESL Pro League CS:GO Season 9 qualifiers announced

This is how teams from the Asia-Pacific and Latin America regions can play their way into Round 1 of the revamped EPL.

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BIG will captivate German fans once again at ESL One Cologne 2019

Last year’s finalists and crowd favorites BIG will return to ESL One Cologne in 2019.

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ESL Katowice Royale - Featuring Fortnite joins IEM Expo 2019

We have teamed up with Epic Games to bring the game that took the world by storm to ESL’s flagship event. ESL Katowice Royale - Featuring Fortnite will take the IEM Katowice Expo 2019 to unimagined new heights.

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Natus Vincere will defend their crown at ESL One Cologne 2019

ESL One Cologne champions Natus Vincere will return to the cathedral of Counter-Strike in 2019 and become the first confirmed invite for the esports highlight of the summer.

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$400,000 prize pool for StarCraft® II at Intel® Extreme Masters Katowice 2019 confirmed

Mission accomplished! The $400,000 prize pool for IEM Katowice 2019 is now fully funded thanks to the SC2 community and the success of the War Chest: Katowice 2019 Complete Bundle.

 

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Changes to the IEM Katowice 2019 CS:GO Major explained

The 14th CS:GO Major Championship in history will feature a series of innovations aimed at improving the competition’s format.

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