Gamescom is the world’s largest gaming event. Since its creation in 2009, the trade fair is held in Cologne, Germany, and brought in a whopping 335,000 attendees from over 80 countries last year. As Gamescom 2015 draws near, more information about its various events have been trickling out and, today, we got to find out who will be hosting the competition for Intel Extreme Masters’ Starcraft II event. With match 1 starting on the 5th of August, and the final match on the 9th, this 5 day competition is going to be featuring an impressive lineup of hosts and commentators:

Stage Host: Will “Chobra” Cho
Observer: Alex “FunKa” Verrier
Translator: Jeongwoo “Mal” Woo
Commentator: Andrew “Moonglade” Pender
Commentator: James “Kaelaris” Carrol
Commentator: Jared “PiG” Krensel
Commentator: Kevin “Rotterdam” van der Kooi
Commentator: Shaun “Apollo” Clark
Commentator: Yoan “ToD” Merlo

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Connor is a self-proclaimed Star Wars historian, Fatal Frame enthusiast and crazy cat lady that's fascinated by the Kpop mashups on YouTube. Professional gaming is something that's fascinated him ever since he was a wee lad, especially when it came to fighting games, so now he rambles on about it in the form of articles that use way too many commas.