Intel Extreme Masters Shanghai survival guide
Everything you need to know about the first event of Season 11 in one place.

Intel Extreme Masters kicks off Season 11 in Shanghai in just one day! Sixteen players from around the world will gather at the Shanghai New International Expo Center to compete for WCS points and a share of the US$50,000 prize pool. With the action kicking off tomorrow, we’ve gathered everything you need to know about the tournament in one place.

Key information

When? July 28 - 31
Where? Shanghai New International Expo Center
Local time zone: GMT+8
Schedule: here
Streams: live.intelextrememasters.com



Broadcast team

  • Desk host: James “Kaelaris” Carrol
  • Commentator: Yoan “ToD” Merlo
  • Commentator: Kevin “Rotterdam” Van Der Kooi
  • Commentator: Nathan “Nathanias” Fabrikant
  • Commentator: Jared “PiG” Krensel
  • Commentator: Alex “FunKa” Verrier
  • Commentator: Brendan Valdes
  • Interviewer: Jared “Lycan” Williams-Debolt
  • Observer: Thibault “Koka” Le Gall


All times are in CST (Chinese Standard Time) and are estimates, and we will play the tournament under an accelerated schedule if games run faster than anticipated.

Thursday, July 28th

From 10:00 to 16:30

  • ShoWTimE vs. MajOr
  • PtitDrogo vs. MaSa
  • Neeb vs. Toodming
  • Hydra vs. Enderr

Friday, July 29th

From 8:45 to 16:45

  • Snute vs. Pilipili
  • viOLet vs. Has
  • Elazer vs. puCK
  • Nerchio vs. Cyan
  • Quarterfinal #1

Saturday, July 30th

From 8:45 to 16:45

  • Quarterfinal #2
  • Quarterfinal #3
  • Quarterfinal #4
  • Semifinal #1
  • Semifinal #2

Sunday, July 31st

  • Intel Extreme Masters Grand Final
  • KeSPA Proleague final

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