INTEL EXTREME MASTERSYOUR BRAND IN THE CENTER OF A CULTURAL PHENOMENON
THIS IS YOUR GUY: » 16-26 years old » Protects himself from ads & marketing » Early adopter, tech-savvy, influencer » Spends most of his free time online » Bored with traditional media One Gaming Enthusiast influences an average of 4 people‘s tech choices among his friends and family.* *Intel’s market researchWe happen to be his entertainment.
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WHAT IS INTEL EXTREME MASTERS? The most prestigious video games league on earth with a story that unfolds over 8 months on 5 continents and ends with a World Championship event.Online Competition Live Global Events Continuous Live Streams Constant Buzz » 2,500,000,000+ PR» 10,000 gamers » 6 events in Europe, Asia » Weekly broadcasts impressions» 80 countries and America » 12,500,000 viewers » Thousands of fans» $600,000 in prizes » 800,000+ visitors » 80,000,000 sessions involved on social media
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FACTS & DATAEVENT | 900,000+ estimated visitors COLOGNE , GERMANY GUANGZHOU, CHINA NEW YORK CITY, USA KIEV, UKRAINE SAO PAULO, BRAZIL HANOVER, GERMANY AUG ’11 OCT ’11 OCT ’11 AN ‘12 FEB ’12 MAR ’12 gamescom Ani-Com & Games Comic Con Cyber Sport Arena Campus Party CeBIT Global Challenge Global Challenge Global Challenge Global Challenge Global Challenge World Championship » Live HD streaming in up to 9 languages » 610,000 event visitors » 173 countries reached » 54 million streaming sessions » 135,000 peak concurrent viewers reached » 2,6 billion PR impressions After 3 events (with 3 to go) the current Intel Extreme Masters season has already surpassed the previous season in all key indicators.
GROWTH – STREAMS +237% (… AFTER JUST 3 EVENTS!) 60.000.000 50.000.000 40.000.000 30.000.000 20.000.000 10.000.000 0 Event 1 Event 2 Event 3 Event 4 Event 5 Season 5 2.005.886 3.810.123 5.580.567 8.046.324 16.368.495 Season 6 16.793.488 50.124.061 53.913.918
GROWTH – PR IMPRESSIONS +11% 2.700.000.000 2.600.000.000 2.500.000.000 2.400.000.000 2.300.000.000 2.200.000.000 PR impressions Season 5 2.342.777.011 Season 6 2.611.414.055
INTEL EXTREME MASTERS IS SUPPORTEDBY THE SMARTEST SPONSORS“I want you and your company to know that I really do appreciatecompanies supporting Esports, and I make an effort to helpsupport their businesses in return!” “ I just bought an i7 2600k (admittedly my first Intel CPU since the the Athlon Classic) as well as SCII and I could not be happier with the jump. Im just getting into the SCII scene“I just wanted to say that I just ordered my new PClast night. I was looking at an AMD processor, but,due to your sponsorship of this tournament, Iwent with Intel instead. and love the support you all are giving to it!”Thank you for your sponsorship and for puttingtogether a quality tournament!” “ IEM was awesome as usual. More please! Just upgraded wife and I’s desktops to Core i7 950s. I support those who support SC2 and ESPORTS - sponsorship works!” Comments from reddit.com/r/starcraft
NEXT SEASON – PRELIMINARY PLANSEventsThe 2012/13 season will consist of six live events in Europe, Asia and America. Presence is guaranteed in China, Germany andUSA. Possible additional event locations are Poland, Ukraine, Canada, Singapore, Brazil and India.Likely trade shows are: » Gamescom – Cologne, Germany (August 2012) » ChinaJoy - Shanghai, China (July 2012) » Ani-Com & Games – Guangzhou, China (October 2012) » Poznan Game Arena, Poznan, Poland (September 2012) » CeBIT – Hannover, Germany (March 2013)GrowthThe likely replacement of the old and outdated Counter-Strike 1.6 with the upcoming Counter-Strike: Global Offensive shouldincrease all key statistics even further compared to the previous season.
PR CONTACT PRODUCT MANAGERIbrahim Mazari Michal BlicharzDirector PR Director of Pro GamingMail firstname.lastname@example.org Mail email@example.comPhone +49 163 5196461 Phone +49 177 649 24 98Skype ibrahimmazari Skype m.blicharz