ESL announced Thursday it will return for another year of IEM Oakland, which will take place Nov. 18-19 at Oracle Arena. Astralis and FaZe Clan will attend the event, which has a prize pool of $300,000.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn caught up with Astralis’ Peter “Dupreeh” Rothmann at IEM Oakland to discuss his team’s current form, roster changes throughout the year and being realistic about goals.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn caught up with Richard “shox” Papillon at IEM Oakland to talk about the team’s dip in form and trying to get back on top.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn had the chance to talk to Natus Vincere manager Evgeniy “Ugin” Erofeev at IEM Oakland about roster changes, recent struggles and playing too much Counter-Strike.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn caught up with SK Gaming’s Epitacio “TACO” de Melo at IEM Oakland to discuss SK’s recent form and why it’s tough to stay on top.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn caught up with Cloud9’s Jordan “n0thing” Gilbert at IEM Oakland to talk about C9’s recent form, winning ESL Pro League and why teams make quick roster changes.
Slingshot’s Andrew Kim talked to INTZ’s Felipe “Yang” Zhao at IEM Oakland about playing on an international stage, the state of wild card teams and looking ahead to next year.
Slingshot’s Stephen Chiu caught up with SK Gaming’s Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo during IEM Oakland over the weekend to talk about caster criticisms, starting Games Academy and SK’s form.