IEM with $635,000; LoL Replaces Quake

BY Andrew Miesner / June 27, 2011

The ESL organization has announced, via their website, that the Intel Extreme Masters for 2011 will feature Counter-Strike 1.6, StarCraft II and League of Legends as the main titles and $635,000 seasonal prize money.

This will be League of Legends first appearence at the IEM after an incredible response in Hannover led to the decision to use LoL as a primary title.

The Intel Extreme Masters will make five event stops to five different countries. More information about the 2011-2012 season will be released within the next few months.