With more than $500,000 on the line, $100,000 for the winner takes all Starcraft 2 tournament, four tournaments and the World Championship up for grabs for the eight season of Intel Extreme Masters, ReDeYe is going to be a busy man for four days!
And that’s not all, the tournament, for the first time ever, will be held in the Spodek arena in Katowice, scene of the Intel Extreme Masters stop last year but this year upgraded to host the World Championship.
The tournaments are split across Starcraft 2, League of Legends, CS:GO and Hearhstone too with more than half a million dollars in prize money and the title of IEM World Champion for 2014.
The event runs from 13th March to 16th March and will be broadcasted live around the world on Twitch TV. It will also witness one of the biggest crowds of the year in the giant arena, often used for major music gigs including Justin Bieber.
Paul will be hosting the Starcraft action and helping out on the Hearthstone on the final day as well as hiring and looking after more than 22 people in the talent crew, it promises to be one of the biggest esports events of all time.