Northern Arena: announced the draw for the group stage
28 August 2016
The organizers of the "Northern Arena" published a drawing of lots of groups on their upcoming tournament. Recall that they planned to hold among American teams tournament. In addition to the North American teams, we will be able to see the representatives of Europe. This "NRG eSports", "Rogue" and "Team-X".
Why do so few top European teams, this can be explained by the fact that from 7 to 11 September in Kiev will be held Starladder i-League Invitational and all teams will play there. A few words about the European teams invited: "Rogue" - the newly formed Danish team led by an experienced Swiss Mathieu "Maniac" Kikarezom. "NRG eSports" - is the first organization that has decided to sign a Statement of European players, we are talking about the ex-players "Mousesports" - Fatih "gob b" Dake, Nicola "LEGIJA" Niniche and Johanns "tabseN" Vodartse.
"Team-X" exclusively Danish team, which currently has no financial support, but even though it shows great results online. For example, we were able to break into the LAN-finals of "Star League", so they are in the first two weeks of September 2 visit LAN-events. By the way, Tariq "tarik" as a whole, will not be able to help his newly-made team "OpTiC Gaming".
The draw for the group stage was distributed as follows:
Group A: Immortals, Counter Logic Gaming, NRG eSports, Synthetik;
Group B: Team SoloMid, Luminosity Gaming, Echo Fox, OpTiC Gaming;
Group C: Cloud9, Rogue, Complexity, ACE;
Group D: Winterfox, Team-X, Splyce, Selfless.