Announcing the first four invites for the IEM Oakland PUBG Invitational


We are extremely excited that PUBG is now part of Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland 2017 and will be featured as an official IEM title alongside Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The IEM Oakland PUBG Invitational will feature top teams from both Europe and North America who will play for their share of a $200,000 prize pool. Today, we are thrilled to reveal the first four direct invites to PUBG’s debut on the IEM main stage.


  • Viss

  • aimPR

  • SmaK

  • BreaK

Team Liquid

  • Hayz

  • Scoom

  • Molnman

  • Ollywood


  • Boom

  • Edakulous

  • DazFPS

  • Interrogate


  • Ninja

  • JP2

  • Drassel

  • Chipzy

The tournament will feature 20 teams, with 10 directly invited to the main event, while the rest will be determined through European and North American qualifiers. These first four teams have been invited based on both their online and live performances at the Gamescom PUBG Invitational.

For more information about the tournament structure, schedule, prize pool distribution, and more, be sure to check out the official IEM Oakland PUBG Invitational website. Registration for open qualifiers will be available soon for those interested in participating!