Tuesday, February 28, 2017

New Champions Crowned in First Weekend at Intel Extreme Masters World Championship

The first weekend of the 2017 World Championship of Intel Extreme Masters kicked off with exciting matches as teams vied for the “League of Legends” championship in Katowice, Poland. This year, the elite gaming competition spans two consecutive weekends for the first time, Feb. 25-26 and March 3-5.

Next weekend, March 3-5, fans can tune in to watch on Twitch.tv the very best compete in the finals for “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive” and “StarCraft II.” Fans can also join the excitement with the Sliver.TV app on their preferred VR head-mounted display to experience a 360-degree birds-eye view of the game action, first-person player views, player stats, and live commentary, plus enjoy the first-ever virtual eSports stadium experience. During Season 11 finals of Intel Extreme Masters, Flash Wolves edged out G2 Esports in a best-of-five competition to become the 2017 “League of Legends” Intel Extreme Masters World Champions in Katowice.