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Intel Extreme Masters Season XVI - Cologne

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[e][h]Intel Extreme Masters XVI - Cologne
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Cologne
Venue:
Studio Environment
Teams:
24
Prize Pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-07-06
End Date:
2021-07-18
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Masters Championship Masters Champ.

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Broadcast Talent[edit]

Primary Broadcast[edit]
  • Stage Host:
    • TBA
  • Desk Host:
    • TBA
  • Analyst:
    • TBA
  • Commentator:
    • TBA
  • Interviewer:
    • TBA
  • Observer:
    • TBA
Secondary Broadcast[edit]
  • Commentator:
    • TBA
  • Observer:
    • TBA

Format[edit]

  • Play-In: July 6th - 7th, 2021
    • Double-Elimination bracket
      • Opening matches are Bo1
      • All following matches are Bo3
    • The top eight teams advanced to the Group Stage

  • Group Stage: July 8th - 11th, 2021
    • Two double-elimination format (GSL) groups
    • The top three teams from each group advance to the Playoffs:
      • Group stage winners advance to the Semifinals
      • Group stage runners-up advance to the Quarterfinals as the High Seeds
      • Group stage 3rd place teams advance to the Quarterfinals as the Low Seeds

  • Playoffs: July 16th - 18th, 2021
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • The Quarterfinals & Semifinals are Bo3
    • The Grand Final is Bo5

Prize Pool[edit]

$1,000,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Circuit Points
Place ESL Pro Tour Pro Tour BLAST Premier Circuit BLAST Premier
A11st 1800 pts 3200 pts
A22nd 1400 pts 1600 pts
A3A43rd - 4th 1100 pts 1000 pts
A5A65th - 6th 825 pts 400 pts
A7A87th - 8th 575 pts 200 pts
A9B39th - 12th 325 pts -
B4B713th - 16th 125 pts -
B8C217th - 20th 60 pts -
C3C621st - 24th - -

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Results[edit]

Play-In[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Upper Bracket Round 2
Proceed to Group Stage
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 2
Proceed to Group Stage

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Upper Bracket Round 2
Upper Bracket Round 3
Proceed to Playoffs
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 2
Lower Bracket Round 3

Group B[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Upper Bracket Round 2
Upper Bracket Round 3
Proceed to Playoffs
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 2
Lower Bracket Round 3

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Group B 2nd Place
 Group A 3rd Place
 Group A 2nd Place
 Group B 3rd Place
Semifinals
 Group A 1st Place
 Group B 1st Place
Grand Final

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Streams[edit]

Primary
LanguageEnglish SpeakingRussia
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Secondary
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