We are happy to announce that one of the top teams of the LMS, Flash Wolves, will return to Katowice to once again compete for the Intel® Extreme Masters World Championship in League of Legends. They will join H2k, Unicorns of Love and M19 Team and three more teams in the battle for the coveted trophy.
Flash Wolves, one of the top LMS teams, are well known in the international scene as they have competed in several international tournaments, including Intel Extreme Masters, Worlds and the Mid-Season Invitational. The team emerged victorious at IEM Taipei in season 9 and proceeded to take 3rd/4th place at the World Championship Katowice. Moreover, they reached the semifinals of the 2016 Mid-Season Invitational where they fell to CLG 1-3. Flash Wolves also competed at 2016 Worlds but ended their run in the group stage with a 2-4 score.
The team's most recent international performance was at IEM Oakland where they reached the grand final defeating LCK's Longzhu Gaming on the way. After an intense final series, Flash Wolves took second place at the event after a 2-3 loss to Unicorns of Love.
After competing in Katowice in season 9, Flash Wolves return to the Polish capital of esports for another shot at the IEM World Championship trophy. We look forward to see Karsa, Maple and the rest of team live in action!
League of Legends will take over the Spodek arena in Katowice for an entire weekend on February 28-29. Be sure to join us in this celebration of esports and grab one of the remaining tickets! You can show your support for the Flash Wolves with some amazing merchandise available in the ESL Shop.