Premier Tournaments

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Premier Tournaments offer an outstanding prize pool, are frequently played out offline, and feature the best players from all over the world. They are commonly held by well-established franchises and are considered especially prestigious amongst the community.

Tournaments

2017

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2458070.5-2458076.5 Nov 13 - Nov 19 Golden Championship Series GCS 2017 Winter - Grand Finals $ 17,181 China Shanghai   TBD   TBD
2457981.5-2457987.5 Aug 16 - Aug 22 Golden Championship Series GCS 2017 Summer - Grand Finals $ 17,113.68 China Shanghai China  120 China  Infi
2457946.5-2458079.5 Jul 12 - Nov 22 NSL Neo Star League Season 4 $ 22,000 China Shanghai   TBD   TBD
2457759.5-2457761.5 Jan 06 - Jan 08 Golden Championship Series GCS 2016 Grand Finals $ 10,841.25 China Shanghai China  Fly100% China  WFZ

2016

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2457737.5-2457754.5 Dec 15 - Jan 01 Golden Championship Series GCS 2016 Fall - Grand Finals $ 13,681.90 China Shanghai China  120 South Korea  Lyn
2457733.5-2457734.5 Dec 11 - Dec 12 World Cyber Arena World Cyber Arena 2016 $43,400 China Yinchuan South Korea  Lyn South Korea  LawLiet
2457592.5-2457593.5 Jul 23 - Jul 24 Pro Gamer League PGL Summer 2016 $27,000 China Wuhan South Korea  Moon China  TH000
2457524.5-2457541.5 May 16 - Jun 02 Golden Championship Series GCS 2016 Spring - Grand Finals $14,457.29 China Offline China  Fly100% China  120
2457396.5-2457411.5 Jan 09 - Jan 24 Golden Championship Series GCS 2015 - Grand Finals $14,457.29 China Shanghai China  Infi China  120

2015

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2457373.5-2457376.5 Dec 17 - Dec 20 World Cyber Arena World Cyber Arena 2015 $100,260 China Yinchuan China  Fly100% Germany  yAwS
2457151.5-2457214.5 May 09 - Jul 11 G-League G-League 2015 $14,526 China Online/Offline China  TH000 China  Zhou_Xixi

2014

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2457011.5-2457012.5 Dec 20 - Dec 21 World GameMaster Tournament 2014 $9,600 China Beijing China  Infi South Korea  Lucifer
2456932.5-2456935.5 Oct 02 - Oct 05 World Cyber Arena World Cyber Arena 2014 $97,740 China Yinchuan China  Infi China  Yumiko
2456923.5-2457019.5 Sep 23 - Dec 28 G-League G-League 2014 $14,625 China Online/Offline China  TH000 China  Infi
2456905.5-2456907.5 Sep 05 - Sep 07 World_eSports_Championships/2014 World E-sport Championships 2014 $30,942 China Hangzhou China  Infi South Korea  ReprisaL

2013

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2456624.5-2456629.5 Nov 28 - Dec 03 WCG World Cyber Games 2013 $14,000 China Kunshan China  TH000 South Korea  Moon
2456458.5-2456459.5 Jun 15 - Jun 16 World GameMaster Tournament 2013 $9,786 China Beijing South Korea  Lyn South Korea  Moon

2012

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2456260.5-2456263.5 Nov 29 - Dec 02 WCG World Cyber Games 2012 $14,000 China Kunshan China  TeD China  Fly100%
2456239.5-2456360.5 Nov 08 - Mar 09 G-League G-League 2012 Season 2 $14,625 China Online/Offline South Korea  Lyn China  Fly100%
2456233.5-2456234.5 Nov 02 - Nov 03 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2012 $17,000 China Wuhan China  TH000 South Korea  Lyn
2456055.5-2456150.5 May 08 - Aug 11 G-League G-League 2012 Season 1 $14,625 China Online/Offline China  TH000 South Korea  Lyn

2011

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2455903.5-2455906.5 Dec 08 - Dec 11 WCG World Cyber Games 2011 $14,000 South Korea Busan South Korea  Lyn China  Sky
2455872.5-2455934.5 Nov 07 - Jan 08 G-League G-League 2011 Season 3 $14,625 China Online/Offline China  Infi Russia  Nicker
2455841.5-2455843.5 Oct 07 - Oct 09 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2011 $17,000 China Wuhan South Korea  Moon South Korea  Lyn

2010

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2455503.5-2455507.5 Nov 03 - Nov 07 WEM World e-Sports Masters 2010 $31,000 China Hangzhou China  TH000 South Korea  Lyn
2455497.5-2455499.5 Oct 28 - Oct 30 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2010 $18,000 China Wuhan China  Infi China  Fly100%
2455491.5-2455492.5 Oct 22 - Oct 23 BlizzCon BlizzCon 2010 $40,000 USA Anaheim South Korea  ReMinD China  Infi
2455469.5-2455472.5 Sep 30 - Oct 03 WCG World Cyber Games 2010 $11,000 USA Los Angeles South Korea  ReMinD Netherlands  Grubby
2455377.5-2455381.5 Jun 30 - Jul 04 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2010 $14,000 France Paris South Korea  Lyn South Korea  Moon
2455309.5-2455311.5 Apr 23 - Apr 25 NGL-One NGL Solo Season 6 $15,750 Germany Berlin South Korea  Moon Netherlands  Grubby
2455251.5-2455311.5 Feb 24 - Apr 25 NSL Neo Star League Season 3 $9,500 China Shanghai China  Sky South Korea  ReMinD

2009

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2455176.5-2455184.5 Dec 11 - Dec 19 WEM World e-Sports Masters 2009 $26,000 China Hangzhou Netherlands  Grubby South Korea  Moon
2455155.5-2455158.5 Nov 20 - Nov 23 International Electronic Sports Tournament International Electronic Sports Tournament 2009 $40,984 China Beijing China  Sky South Korea  Check
2455146.5-2455150.5 Nov 11 - Nov 15 WCG World Cyber Games 2009 $23,000 China Chengdu China  Infi China  Fly100%
2455134.5-2455136.5 Oct 30 - Nov 01 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2009 $17,000 South Korea Suwon China  Fly100% China  Infi
2455071.5-2455073.5 Aug 28 - Aug 30 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup - Open Game 2009 €30,900 China Ma’anshan China  Fly100% China  TH000
2455065.5-2455066.5 Aug 22 - Aug 23 BlizzCon BlizzCon 2009 $40,000 USA Anaheim South Korea  Lyn Netherlands  Grubby
2454953.5-2454957.5 May 02 - May 06 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup - Masters of Cheonan 2009 $15,000 South Korea Cheonan Spain  LucifroN South Korea  Lyn
2454832.5-2454841.5 Jan 01 - Jan 10 Pro Gamer League PGL Season IV $27,792 China Chengdu China  Fly100% China  Sky

2008

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2454805.5-2454808.5 Dec 05 - Dec 08 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2008 $21,800 China Wuhan South Korea  Moon China  Sky
2454775.5-2454779.5 Nov 05 - Nov 09 WCG World Cyber Games 2008 $29,500 Germany Cologne Netherlands  Grubby South Korea  Moon
2454765.5-2454772.5 Oct 26 - Nov 02 WEM World e-Sports Masters 2008 $33,000 China Hangzhou China  Infi South Korea  Lyn
2454756.5-2454757.5 Oct 17 - Oct 18 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup - Masters of Athens 2008 $15,000 Greece Athens South Korea  Lyn South Korea  Moon
2454750.5-2454751.5 Oct 11 - Oct 12 BlizzCon BlizzCon 2008 $40,000 USA Anaheim South Korea  Lyn Spain  LucifroN
2454703.5-2454705.5 Aug 25 - Aug 27 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2008 $23,000 USA San Jose South Korea  WhO China  Sky
2454645.5-2454646.5 Jun 28 - Jun 29 BlizzCon Blizzard WWI 2008 $18,500 France Paris South Korea  Moon South Korea  Lyn
2454621.5-2454631.5 Jun 04 - Jun 14 Pro Gamer League PGL Season III $27,525 China Chengdu China  TH000 South Korea  Moon
2454596.5-2454597.5 May 10 - May 11 KODE5 KODE5 2008 $15,000 Russia Moscow China  Infi South Korea  Shy
2454531.5-2454534.5 Mar 06 - Mar 09 Intel Extreme Masters Intel Extreme Masters II $47,000 Germany Hannover South Korea  Lyn France  ToD
2454516.5-2454576.5 Feb 20 - Apr 20 NSL Neo Star League Season 2 $12,155 China Shanghai China  Sky China  Infi
2454485.5-2454492.5 Jan 20 - Jan 27 Pro Gamer League PGL Season II $19,410 China Beijing South Korea  Moon China  Sky

2007

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2454406.5-2454408.5 Nov 02 - Nov 04 Make Games Colorful 2007 International Warcraft III Tournament $18,000 China Wuhan South Korea  Lyn South Korea  Moon
2454391.5-2454394.5 Oct 18 - Oct 21 International Electronic Sports Tournament International Electronic Sports Tournament 2007 $37,292 China Beijing South Korea  Moon France  ToD
2454376.5-2454380.5 Oct 03 - Oct 07 WCG World Cyber Games 2007 $33,000 USA Seattle Norway  Creolophus China  Sky
2454351.5-2454352.5 Sep 08 - Sep 09 Digital Life 2007 Am $22,552 China Chengdu South Korea  Moon South Korea  Sweet
2454322.5-2454324.5 Aug 10 - Aug 12 WEM World e-Sports Games: e-Stars 2007 $38,000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  ReMinD South Korea  Moon
2454321.5-2454324.5 Aug 09 - Aug 12 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2007 $20,000 South Korea Seoul China  Infi South Korea  Lyn
2454315.5-2454316.5 Aug 03 - Aug 04 BlizzCon BlizzCon 2007 17,500 USA Anaheim Norway  Creolophus South Korea  ReMinD
2454309.5-2454310.5 Jul 28 - Jul 29 MBC MBC Game Warcraft 3 World War Summer Grand Prix $40000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  Lyn
2454298.5-2454307.5 Jul 17 - Jul 26 Pro Gamer League PGL Season I $16,500 China Pekin China  Sky South Korea  Moon
2454286.5-2454289.5 Jul 05 - Jul 08 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2007 $19,000 France Paris South Korea  SoJu Norway  Creolophus
2454239.5-2454240.5 May 19 - May 20 BlizzCon Blizzard WWI 2007 $15,000 South Korea Seoul France  ToD South Korea  FoV
2454222.5-2454250.5 May 02 - May 30 MBC MBC Game Warcraft 3 World War III $21,200 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  Lyn
2454220.5-2454223.5 Apr 30 - May 03 World Series of Video Games 2007 $9,500 China Wuhan South Korea  Moon China  Sky
2454174.5-2454180.5 Mar 15 - Mar 21 Intel Extreme Masters Intel Extreme Masters I $45,243 Germany Hannover France  ToD Ukraine  HoT
2454169.5-2454170.5 Mar 10 - Mar 11 GameX $57,252 Russia Moscow South Korea  Moon South Korea  FoV
2454166.5-2454194.5 Mar 07 - Apr 04 MBC MBC Game Warcraft 3 World War II $21,200 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon China  Sky
2454117.5-2454145.5 Jan 17 - Feb 14 MBC MBC Game Warcraft 3 World War I $21,200 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon Netherlands  Grubby

2006

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2454079.5-2454081.5 Dec 10 - Dec 12 International Electronic Sports Tournament International Electronic Sports Tournament 2006 $35,000 China Beijing South Korea  Moon China  Sky
2454077.5-2454079.5 Dec 08 - Dec 10 World Series of Video Games 2006 $35,000 USA New York Netherlands  Grubby South Korea  Sweet
2454026.5-2454030.5 Oct 18 - Oct 22 WCG World Cyber Games 2006 $44,250 Italy Monza China  Sky France  ToD
2454007.5-2454009.5 Sep 29 - Oct 01 KODE5 KODE5 2006 $15,000 China Bejing Russia  Deadman France  ToD
2454006.5-2454007.5 Sep 28 - Sep 29 IEF International e-Sports Festival 2006 $35,000 China Shanghai China  Sky South Korea  GoStop
2453914.5-2453918.5 Jun 28 - Jul 02 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2006 $40,000 France Paris South Korea  Lucifer Croatia  Zeus
2453847.5-2453858.5 Apr 22 - May 03 WEG World eSports Games Masters 2006 $42,000 China Hangzhou France  ToD Netherlands  Grubby
2453768.5-2453770.5 Feb 02 - Feb 04 BlizzCon Blizzard WWI 2006 $16,000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Sweet Netherlands  Grubby

2005

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2453691.5-2453694.5 Nov 17 - Nov 20 WCG World Cyber Games 2005 $40,000 Singapore Singapore China  Sky USA  Shortround
2453671.5-2453672.5 Oct 28 - Oct 29 BlizzCon BlizzCon 2005 13,000 USA Anaheim Netherlands  Grubby South Korea  Zacard
2453662.5-2453715.5 Oct 19 - Dec 11 WEG World eSports Games 2005 - Season III $43,000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Sweet South Korea  GoStop
2453601.5-2453604.5 Aug 19 - Aug 22 China Korea Cyber Games 2005 $15,300 China Qingdao South Korea  Moon South Korea  GoStop
2453557.5-2453561.5 Jul 06 - Jul 10 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2005 $40,000 France Paris Netherlands  Grubby Russia  Deadman
2453525.5-2453526.5 Jun 04 - Jun 05 KODE5 ACON5 $15,000 China Xian China  Sky South Korea  ReMinD
2453520.5-2453552.5 May 30 - Jul 01 WEG World eSports Games 2005 - Season II $45,000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  GoStop
2453482.5-2453589.5 Apr 22 - Aug 07 MBC MBC Game Warcraft League $24,656.02 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  Lyn
2453400.5-2453449.5 Jan 30 - Mar 20 WEG World eSports Games 2005 - Season I $45,000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  Zacard

2004

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2453319.5-2453426.5 Nov 10 - Feb 25 MBC MBC LandCinema Prime League V South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  Romeo
2453285.5-2453288.5 Oct 07 - Oct 10 WCG World Cyber Games 2004 $40,000 USA San Francisco Netherlands  Grubby South Korea  Zacard
2453218.5-2453351.5 Aug 01 - Dec 12 ESL Pro Series Season V Germany $33,076.22 Germany Cologne Germany  Miou Germany  Ravage
2453192.5-2453197.5 Jul 06 - Jul 11 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2004 $25,000 France Poitiers South Korea  FoV Sweden  MaDFroG
2453161.5-2453162.5 Jun 05 - Jun 06 KODE5 ACON4 $12,500 China Shanghai USA  Wizard Russia  Deadman
2453139.5-2453247.5 May 14 - Aug 30 MBC MBC Daum Prime League IV $26,033.68 South Korea Seoul South Korea  EvenStar South Korea  ReiGn
2453077.5-2453169.5 Mar 13 - Jun 13 ESL Pro Series Season IV Germany $21324.43 Germany Cologne Germany  Miou Germany  kookian
2453019.5-2453021.5 Jan 15 - Jan 17 BlizzCon Blizzard WWI 2004 $40,000 South Korea Seoul Sweden  MaDFroG Singapore  duckie
2453014.5-2453016.5 Jan 10 - Jan 12 Cyber X Gaming $25,000 USA Las Vegas Netherlands  Grubby USA  Wizard

2003

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2452957.5-2453112.5 Nov 14 - Apr 17 MBC MBC Sonokong Prime League III $17,286.08 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Swain South Korea  Moon
2452956.5-2452959.5 Nov 13 - Nov 16 Cyberathlete Professional League CPL Copenhagen 2003 10,500.00€ Denmark Copenhagen Denmark  Bjarke Sweden  SuRviVoR
2452924.5-2452930.5 Oct 12 - Oct 18 WCG World Cyber Games 2003 $35,000 South Korea Seoul Bulgaria  Insomnia China  ChinaHuman
2452866.5-2452987.5 Aug 15 - Dec 14 ESL Pro Series Season III Germany $23075.12 Germany Cologne Germany  HoRRoR Germany  kookian
2452859.5-2452950.5 Aug 08 - Nov 07 MBC MBC Sonokong Prime League II $16,956.42 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Moon South Korea  Sweet
2452828.5-2452833.5 Jul 08 - Jul 13 ESWC Electronic Sports World Cup 2003 $20,000 France Poitiers Sweden  HeMaN Sweden  MaDFroG
2452782.5-2452852.5 May 23 - Aug 01 MBC MBC Hanbitsoft Prime League I South Korea Seoul South Korea  DayFly South Korea  Check
2452747.5-2452749.5 Apr 18 - Apr 20 Clikarena Clikarena 2003 14,500€ France Toulouse Bulgaria  DIDI8 Russia  SouL
2452710.5-2452714.5 Mar 12 - Mar 16 Cyberathlete Professional League CPL Cannes 2003 7,500€ France Cannes France  InToX Bulgaria  Insomnia
2452685.5-2452805.5 Feb 15 - Jun 15 ESL Pro Series Season II Germany $27,887.45 Germany Cologne Germany  ThePig Germany  Thagor

2002

Date Name Prize pool Location Winner Runner-Up
2452563.5-2452661.5 Oct 16 - Jan 22 MBC Hanbitsoft MBC Game 2nd League South Korea Seoul South Korea  Anyppi South Korea  DayFly
2452519.5-2452526.5 Sep 02 - Sep 09 OnGameNet League OnGameNet WarCraft Retail League $10,000 South Korea Seoul South Korea  Medusa France  ElkY
2452496.5-2452623.5 Aug 10 - Dec 15 ESL Pro Series Season I Germany $28,669.20 Germany Cologne   oger   ocr 1
2452465.5-2452556.5 Jul 10 - Oct 09 MBC Hanbitsoft GeMBC WC3 1st League South Korea Seoul South Korea  Shoo South Korea  Medusa