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Intel Extreme Masters Season XVI - Summer

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[e][h]Intel Extreme Masters XVI - Summer
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Prize Pool:
$250,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-06-03
End Date:
2021-06-13
Teams:
16
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Masters Masters
Links
Maps
Ancient • Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Primary Broadcast[edit]
  • Desk Host:
  • Analysts:
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)
    • Serbia kassad (Aleksandar Trifunović)
    • Switzerland Maniac (Mathieu Quiquerez)
  • Interviewer:
  • Observers:
Secondary Broadcast[edit]
  • Observer:
    • TBA

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: June 3rd - 6th, 2021
    • Two double-elimination format groups
      • Each group has eight teams
      • The initial matches are Bo1
      • All following matches are Bo3
    • 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: June 11th - 13th, 2021
    • Single-elimination bracket
    • The Quarterfinals & Semifinals are Bo3
    • The Grand Final is Bo5

Prize Pool[edit]

$250,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Circuit Points
Place ESL Pro Tour Pro Tour BLAST Premier Circuit BLAST Premier
1st 1000 pts 2400 pts
2nd 750 pts 1200 pts
3rd - 4th 535 pts 750 pts
5th - 6th 350 pts 300 pts
7th - 8th 200 pts 150 pts
9th - 12th 100 pts -
13th - 16th - -

Participants[edit]

Astralis
Notes
1Denmark dupreeh
2Denmark Xyp9x
3Denmark gla1ve
4Denmark Magisk
5Denmark Bubzkji
CDenmark zonic
1 April 23rd - Denmark dev1ce is acquired by Ninjas in Pyjamas. [1]
Evil Geniuses
Notes
1United States Brehze
2Bulgaria CeRq
3Canada stanislaw
4United States oBo
5Poland MICHU
1 June 2nd - Evil Geniuses bench Brazil zews by mutual agreement. [2]
Fnatic
Notes
1Sweden KRIMZ
2Sweden JW
3Sweden Brollan
4Sweden Golden
5Sweden Jackinho
CSweden Samuelsson
1 April 22nd - Fnatic sign Sweden Peppzor. [3]
Ninjas in Pyjamas
Notes
1Sweden REZ
2Sweden Plopski
3Sweden hampus
4Denmark dev1ce
5Young NinjasYoung NinjasSweden LNZ
CSweden THREAT
1 April 23rd - Ninjas in Pyjamas acquire Denmark dev1ce from Astralis as Sweden nawwk is placed on the transfer list. [1]
2 June 1st - Ninjas in Pyjamas move Sweden ztr back to Young Ninjas. The team will trial Sweden LNZ for this event. [4]
1 April 26th - Imperial Esports bench Brazil piria while the organization investigate a potential VAC banned account. [5]
2 April 28th - Brazil fer joins Imperial Esports as a stand-in. [6]
3 April 29th - Brazil piria returns to the starting lineup after being cleared of his potential VAC banned account. [7]
4 May 19th - Imperial Esports bench Brazil piria and sign Brazil peacemaker as coach. [8]
5 May 31st - Brazil fnx is acquired by Paquetá Gaming. [9]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
UB Quarterfinals
UBQF
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
UB Semifinals
UBSF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
UB Final
UBF
Qualified
Qualified
Qual.
Q
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
16
SproutSproutSprout
6
June 3, 2021 - 12:00 CEST
1611
5
64
2
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
16
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
8
June 3, 2021 - 12:00 CEST
168
8
87
1
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
0
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
2
June 3, 2021 - 16:45 CEST
137
6
168
8
84
4
1611
5
AstralisAstralisAstralis
7
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus PhoenixFPX
16
June 3, 2021 - 13:10 CEST
75
2
1610
6
Extra SaltExtra SaltExtra Salt
1
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
16
June 3, 2021 - 13:10 CEST
11
0
1614
2
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus PhoenixFPX
1
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
June 3, 2021 - 19:55 CEST
168
8
127
5
137
6
168
8
104
6
1611
5
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
0
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
June 6, 2021 - 16:55 CEST
1410
4
165
11
106
4
169
7
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
LB Quarterfinals
LBQF
Lower Bracket Semifinal
Lower Bracket Semifinal
LB Semifinal
LBSF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
LB Final
LBF
Qualified
Qualified
Qual.
Q
SproutSproutSprout
0
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
2
June 3, 2021 - 16:45 CEST
1751
101
19102
52
146
8
169
7
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus PhoenixFPX
1
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
2
June 4, 2021 - 16:45 CEST
19113
41
1540
110
138
5
167
9
105
5
1610
6
AstralisAstralisAstralis
2
Extra SaltExtra SaltExtra Salt
0
June 3, 2021 - 19:55 CEST
167
9
108
2
1610
6
95
4
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
AstralisAstralisAstralis
0
June 4, 2021 - 21:10 CEST
169
7
86
2
1610
6
75
2
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
1
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
June 5, 2021 - 21:10 CEST
76
1
169
7
1610
6
85
3
146
8
169
7
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit

Group B[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
UB Quarterfinals
UBQF
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
UB Semifinals
UBSF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
UB Final
UBF
Qualified
Qualified
Qual.
Q
HeroicHeroicHeroic
16
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
8
June 3, 2021 - 14:20 CEST
169
7
86
2
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
16
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
9
June 3, 2021 - 14:20 CEST
1610
6
95
4
HeroicHeroicHeroic
1
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
2
June 4, 2021 - 17:05 CEST
1771
81
1982
72
164
12
1411
3
135
8
1610
6
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
9
OGOGOG
16
June 3, 2021 - 15:30 CEST
97
2
168
8
FnaticFnaticFnatic
10
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
16
June 3, 2021 - 15:30 CEST
102
8
1613
3
OGOGOG
2
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
0
June 4, 2021 - 20:45 CEST
167
9
108
2
1611
5
114
7
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
1
OGOGOG
2
June 6, 2021 - 13:30 CEST
167
9
148
6
63
3
1612
4
55
0
1610
6
OGOGOG
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
LB Quarterfinals
LBQF
Lower Bracket Semifinal
Lower Bracket Semifinal
LB Semifinal
LBSF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
LB Final
LBF
Qualified
Qualified
Qual.
Q
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
0
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
2
June 4, 2021 - 13:30 CEST
44
0
1611
5
33
0
1612
4
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
2
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
1
June 5, 2021 - 16:45 CEST
116
5
169
7
1612
4
93
6
1951
103
17102
50
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
2
FnaticFnaticFnatic
1
June 4, 2021 - 13:30 CEST
1610
6
105
5
87
1
168
8
165
11
1310
3
HeroicHeroicHeroic
0
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
2
June 5, 2021 - 13:30 CEST
17110
42
1943
111
76
1
169
7
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
2
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
1
June 6, 2021 - 20:00 CEST
147
7
168
8
1610
6
115
6
1614
2
41
3
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Quarterfinals
Quarters
QF
Semifinals
Semifinals
Semis
SF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
0
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
June 11, 2021 - 20:00 CEST
107
3
168
8
115
6
1610
6
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
0
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
June 12, 2021 - 20:40 CEST
102
8
1613
3
92
7
1613
3
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
2
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
0
June 11, 2021 - 16:45 CEST
169
7
106
4
1612
4
53
2
OGOGOG
2
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
1
June 12, 2021 - 16:45 CEST
1960
94
1790
62
97
2
168
8
168
8
107
3
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
3
OGOGOG
0
June 13, 2021 - 16:00 CEST
168
8
147
7
167
9
118
3
169
7
76
1

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Primary
LanguageEnglish SpeakingRussiaHungarySpainFranceSerbiaVietnamNetherlands
Streams
Secondary
LanguageEnglish SpeakingRussia
Streams

Previews[edit]

Conclusions[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Highlights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "NIP dev1ce". Ninjas in Pyjamas. 2021-04-23.
  2. zews (2021-06-02). "Regarding recent news...".
  3. Clement Murphy (2021-04-22). "The Future of Fnatic CS:GO". Fnatic.
  4. "Flashpoint success shows our academy project is working". Ninjas in Pyjamas. 2021-06-01.
  5. Imperial Esports (2021-04-26). "COMUNICADO OFICIAL - @piriajrcs movido para o banco de reservas" [OFFICIAL STATEMENT - @piriajrcs moved to the bench] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  6. Imperial Esports (2021-04-28). "Ele chegou para dar o sangue nos próximos eventos, seja bem-vindo rei do rush @fer" [He is here to sweat blood on the next events, welcome rush king @fer] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  7. piria (2021-04-29). "FUI LIBERADO POSSO JOGAR OS CAMPS DA VALVE" [I AM RELEASED I CAN PLAY VALVE TOURNAMENTS] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  8. Imperial Esports (2021-05-19). "Seja bem vindo @peacemaker...@piriajrcs foi movido para o banco" [Welcome @peacemaker...@piriajrcs is moved to the bench] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  9. Paquetá Gaming (2021-05-31). "A ansiedade era grande... MAS AGORA É OFICIAL!" [The anxiety was great... BUT NOW IT'S OFFICIAL!] (in Brazil Portuguese).