"Designed" in Germany by SEED. They are definitely manufactured in Asia. There was an interview with Jeff Steber posted up somewhere on MTBR that provided more details on this. Found one on pinkbike.com that states,
Originally Posted by bluesrider
"Intense works with SEED Engineering, a German company with an expertise in carbon fiber manufacturing, to bring its carbon fiber frames to life. The first fruit of this collaboration is the Carbine, a 5.5 - 6" travel trail bike. The finished product is manufactured in Asia, although all of its aluminum frame components - both upper and lower VPP links, as well as the G1 dropouts - are made at Intense's Temecula facilites."
Intense Cycles Factory visit - Pinkbike