The Electronic Sports League just announced that the fourth Season of their Intel Extreme Masters will launch on the Gamescom in Cologne, 19th to 23rd August. The prize money purse for the fourth edition will be $500,000 and the Season will feature the following games: World of Warcraft, Counter-Strike 1.6 and Quake Live.

More Details about the Season will be released on Gamescom. The Gamescom is the first Global Challenge of at least six events during the course of the season. The kick-off event will feature three parts:

Expect more details in the next few weeks!

Official announcement