Kinguin invited to Nations Elite Esports Cup; qualifiers revealed

The organisers of the Nations Elite Esports have announced that Kinguin are the latest invitee for the tournament along with the registration links for the qualifiers.

Kinguin join previously invited duo GODSENT and LDLC in the list of participants for the tournament, which will feature a prize pool of €25,000 (~$29,100).

The trio will be joined by a fourth invited team, who will be picked by public vote. Space Soldiers, HAVU and AGO have been proposed by the tournament organisers as possible invitees, but the community can also suggest other teams.

rallen's Kinguin recently won ESL Clash of Nations

Three of the last four participating teams will be determined by a series of regional qualifiers, held for Iberian, Balkan and Nordic teams, with the final team coming from a tournament open to all European teams. 

Below you can find the dates and the registrations link for these 256-team open qualifiers:

European: November 18-19 - sign-up here
Nordics: November 29-30 - sign-up here
Iberian: November 29-30 - sign-up here
Balkans: December 2-3 - sign-up here

With Kinguin's invitation, here is how the team list for the Nations Elite Esports' debut season currently looks:

Sweden GODSENT Europe LDLC
Poland Kinguin Europe Invite #4
Europe Iberian Qualifier Europe Balkan Qualifier
Europe Nordic Qualifier Europe EU Qualifier
#1
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Sweden Unluko 
:o
2017-10-30 22:18
2
2017-10-30 22:18
#3
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Australia Australis 
MICHGUIN
2017-10-30 22:19
ez
2017-10-30 22:19
omg no way
2017-10-30 22:19
still inviting kinguin above ago lmao
2017-10-30 22:20
#10
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Germany ssaH 
"The trio will be joined by a fourth invited team, who will be picked by public vote. Space Soldiers, HAVU and AGO have been proposed by the tournament organisers as possible invitees, but the community can also suggest other teams."
2017-10-30 22:20
yeah its not a guaranteed invite like kinguin got - it will be decided by a fan vote
2017-10-30 23:11
Rather see BIG
2017-10-31 03:41
Kebabs will go wild and vote for SS like mad so no hope for AGO
2017-10-31 10:12
#52
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Poland Totali_ 
AGO is 4th team actually
2017-11-15 18:44
<3
2017-11-15 20:28
#7
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Malaysia byaIi 
#6 ez
2017-10-30 22:19
Kinguin invited lmao
2017-10-30 22:19
each of the 3 teams for which needs to be voted is better.
2017-10-31 09:24
#9
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Germany ssaH 
invite BIG or Seed Please, thank you
2017-10-30 22:19
I don’t think Big would accept but seed would be cool +1
2017-10-30 22:37
#11
malta | 
Malta vfXy0 
Invite me plox
2017-10-30 22:22
#12
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Russia Rusev 
Premierguin still playing shit leagues & events omg....
2017-10-30 22:24
#13
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Tunisia wotup_newfag 
i didnt know they are still a thing
2017-10-30 22:25
#14
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Serbia Removekebab13 
Invite valiance
2017-10-30 22:25
#46
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Bosnia and Herzegovina kobikson 
no need to, they will qualify as balkan qualifier ez
2017-10-31 12:36
wooo public vote spaces has low chance imo
2017-10-30 22:28
2017-10-30 22:46
why isnt north africa allowed to compete in europe qualifer in this tournament rofl
2017-10-30 22:43
#19
Aleksib | 
Portugal lies2 
> North Africa > Europe Pick one
2017-10-30 22:47
countries from cis are capable of playing in european qualifers almost every tournament held in faceit allows north african teams except for this one such a shame
2017-10-30 23:01
cis is still europe tho
2017-10-30 23:11
and north america and south america? we can notably see teams from south africa playing in na qualifers even tho they are not in the us
2017-10-31 17:34
#28
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United States Texas_nigga 
>Africa Pick One
2017-10-31 00:25
I pick Africa
2017-10-31 03:52
#20
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Poland crouzzz 
i expect invitation for ago
2017-10-30 22:48
#21
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Europe KappaKaako 
ENCE ez
2017-10-30 22:55
2017-10-30 23:20
#26
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Slovakia w8maxG 
Invite EXTATUS easy
2017-10-30 23:41
#27
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Bolivia Madoglio 
rigged tournament
2017-10-31 00:14
#29
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Turkey haram123 
ss
2017-10-31 00:34
#30
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Colombia AlejoBuh 
tier 3-4 event lul
2017-10-31 01:27
#31
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Kazakhstan ezBORAT 
Oh right bro, "Gale Force tier 1" 100% confirmed no fake 1 link full Mega don't click bait *gone sexual*
2017-10-31 02:51
#32
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Colombia AlejoBuh 
x6tence LUL
2017-10-31 03:10
#35
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Finland gouca 
Still surprised of people not getting "eSports" correctly.
2017-10-31 07:41
#36
woxic | 
Turkey razendd_ 
SS does not need such a tournament do not send invites thanks
2017-10-31 07:50
cause what ? they are so good ? i understand you are from Turkey but they don't have no good tournament ....they play only vs tier 2 3 and beat Sk only one map.Such a good performance when everybody except XANTARES to play something vs tier1 teams :))) omg
2017-10-31 08:28
#38
woxic | 
Turkey razendd_ 
what? SS is a 20th team and Kinguin29. they are directly invited but voting for SS invitation.facebook.com/neesports/photos/a.13669597.. hahaha They are strong enough to win many European qual,For example hltv.org/events/3144/epicenter-2017-euro.. hltv.org/news/21768/space-soldiers-withd.. (They could not go because it was on the same date as Minor) hltv.org/events/3097/dreamhack-open-mont.. (they could not attend this tournament because they could not get a visa due to the holiday) As we can see they already have a team that can qualify for a good tournament. hltv.org/events/3251/europe-minor-eleagu.. hltv.org/events/3122/wca-2017-europe-mai.. hltv.org/events/3114/wesg-2017-europe-ci.. And there are already tournaments to attend. Calyx and paz young and good players bye
2017-10-31 09:06
its gonna be AGO
2017-10-31 09:19
#42
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Malaysia byaIi 
the new kinguin team? they have no chance tbh they have no chance......
2017-10-31 11:20
ez 10k for winner??
2017-10-31 11:25
Why ss should not join the tournament? Explain
2017-10-31 11:59
Kingwon
2017-10-31 12:17
petition to invite Virtus.Plow anyone? they need a free ez win
2017-10-31 16:04
#50
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Spain DoKy88 
Iberian qualifier is 29-30th november, no 2-3th december, right?
2017-10-31 17:58
Correct. Notified and fixed.
2017-10-31 18:18
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