North finalise GG:Origin invite list; groups drawn

MIRAA
March 13th, 2018 18:58

North are the final invitee for the main stage of the GG:Origin tournament, UCC and GG.BET have announced.

The Danish giants will join 14 other invited sides and the winner of the open qualifier in the first stage of the tournament, which will consist of four double-elimination groups that will culminate with best-of-five finals.

The four group winners will progress to the playoffs, joining invited quartet Virtus.pro, Gambit, Heroic, and HellRaisers in a single-elimination bracket.

North will play for a spot at IEM Sydney

The tournament winner will earn a spot at IEM Sydney, while the $10,000 prize pool will be distributed among the teams finishing second to fourth.

Below you can find the group draw in full:

Group A Group B
Germany ALTERNATE aTTaX Russia Quantum Bellator Fire
Brazil Não Tem Como Europe Epsilon
Poland Codewise Unicorns Kazakhstan AVANGAR
Bulgaria Windigo Germany Sprout
Group C Group D
Turkey Space Soldiers France Envy
Sweden GODSENT Poland AGO
Denmark North Germany BIG
Europe Qualifier Russia EPG

The main stage of GG:Origin will be held from March 16 to April 1, with the playoffs kicking off just day later and running for a week.

#3
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Russia ImNotRussian 
tier 4 tournament
2018-03-13 18:59
#17
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Portugal AgenteDoFox 
Its IEM qualifier...
2018-03-13 19:00
Do not waste ..
2018-03-13 19:01
#73
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Brazil junera 
Very balanced groups EZ 4 soon to be SK Gaming, Não Tem Como!!!
2018-03-13 20:49
#79
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Austria shaakeh 
H E A R T H E R O A R E A R T H E R O A R
2018-03-13 21:27
Ez
2018-03-13 23:24
#33
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Russia ImNotRussian 
"North are the final invitee for the main stage of the GG:Origin tournament". Its a tournamnet with a prizepool that includes a spot in IEM
2018-03-13 19:04
Its IEM qualifier...
2018-03-13 20:49
#76
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Russia ImNotRussian 
"North are the final invitee for the main stage of the GG:Origin tournament"
2018-03-13 20:52
#82
dennis | 
Latvia De1Co 
The tournament winner will earn a spot at IEM Sydney, while the $10,000 prize pool will be distributed among the teams finishing second to fourth.
2018-03-13 22:16
#85
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Russia ImNotRussian 
So? Its a tournament that have a IEM spot in the prize pool
2018-03-13 22:28
#104
oskar | 
Czech Republic divous6 
so its an iem qualifier
2018-03-14 07:50
#105
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Asia element4s 
Which iem?sydney ?
2018-03-14 07:55
#26
gAuLeS | 
Liechtenstein KotoPRO 
if NTC is there, its T1.
2018-03-13 19:02
#28
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Brazil DooteR_ 
Its IEM qualifier...
2018-03-13 19:02
#34
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Russia ImNotRussian 
"North are the final invitee for the main stage of the GG:Origin tournament". Its a tournamnet with a prizepool that includes a spot in IEM
2018-03-13 19:04
#46
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Brazil DooteR_ 
Reported
2018-03-13 19:12
#58
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Hungary myrmidonn 
+1
2018-03-13 19:47
+1 reported again.
2018-03-14 01:14
Your mom tier4
2018-03-13 20:21
#75
Spiidi | 
Germany skraby 
k this was a bit too mean what i said :D
2018-03-13 20:56
#7
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Dominican Republic WhyUBullyDocc 
ez vp
2018-03-13 19:00
#8
swag | 
Hungary SelevenX 
wp
2018-03-13 19:00
#9
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Finland t33mu 
ez
2018-03-13 19:00
#96
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Turkey dogboi2001 
SS TO SYDNEY
2018-03-14 00:57
This actually has some nice T2 Teams
2018-03-13 19:00
#83
dennis | 
Latvia De1Co 
And T1
2018-03-13 22:17
Wow and what a lineup of big names Kappa Edit: Actually some decent teams.
2018-03-13 19:01
#12
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Poland W0JT4Z 
g
2018-03-13 19:00
ez qbf
2018-03-13 19:00
#14
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India transformer 
North can win this event
2018-03-13 19:00
nice group c balance
2018-03-13 19:00
#16
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Malaysia byaIi 
nice
2018-03-13 19:00
Look at group B and group C dafuq
2018-03-13 19:00
Go NTC
2018-03-13 19:00
#20
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Sweden elan108 
group C lol
2018-03-13 19:00
#21
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Brazil MIBR_Top_One 
North ???
2018-03-13 19:00
#22
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North America Arixx 
nice
2018-03-13 19:01
#23
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Other Left_Eye 
group C and maybe D has all good teams. nice groups arrangements. lol. A and B shits. Normally, all group C teams can beat the other teams easily. Really shit system.
2018-03-13 19:02
#32
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Europe defirujaca 
+1 its joke
2018-03-13 19:03
Apperantly the groups were sorted like that because of WESG
2018-03-13 23:10
#25
MICHU | 
Poland papaski2 
NTC PogChamp
2018-03-13 19:01
Group A is a joke.
2018-03-13 19:02
this solidifies North as a tier 3-4 team. they won't even make the final btw
2018-03-13 19:02
group C rofl
2018-03-13 19:03
#31
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Brazil DooteR_ 
Lucky NTC
2018-03-13 19:03
#35
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Finland Vkims 
Ez for NTC
2018-03-13 19:04
#36
mir | 
Russia Chieftein 
A: Windigo NTC B: QBF AVANGAR C: SS North D: EnVyUs BIG
2018-03-13 19:04
#40
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Other Left_Eye 
I am not sure about group C. Godsent is playing really good and Qualifier team can be good too. I think all teams in group C make it happen. I say SS and Godsent. (Also, Ago make it happen in group D for sure dude.)
2018-03-13 19:07
#66
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United Kingdom cowbunga 
B is Epsilon and QBF, D is nV and AGO
2018-03-13 20:13
Just 1 participant advances in each group
2018-03-13 23:10
"danish beasts" expected from danish site gl thanks
2018-03-13 19:05
cry is free delusional faze fan
2018-03-13 19:08
"delusional", proof ? i am a faze fan since i entered cs which is late 2017, after the faze new roster had been introduced and been a fan since "cry is free", did i complain ? no.. and I was just joking,i am sorry if it offended you gl supporting astralis thanks
2018-03-13 19:10
faze fans so disgusting
2018-03-13 19:15
If you are testing my patience, not so soon, tell ya that gl supporting astralis thanks
2018-03-13 19:17
xD
2018-03-13 19:17
#38
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Poland Tyraelllll 
VP in playoffs and north in groups LUL Group A and B OMEGALUL
2018-03-13 19:08
#39
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Colombia AlejoBuh 
ez NTC
2018-03-13 19:07
group a and b hahaha fuckin joke!111
2018-03-13 19:08
#43
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Turkey darkh1ous 
Codewise Cheaters?:D
2018-03-13 19:08
#45
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Germany Cyasera 
How embarrassing for North that they have to play the group stage, but VIRTUS PRO!!!! gets an invite to the Quarterfinals.
2018-03-13 19:10
Danish GIANTS? nice meme
2018-03-13 19:17
Danish giants PogChamp
2018-03-13 19:19
when you are as bad as north you gotta take your chances in tier4 tournaments xD crySL kjaerbot botz aizy entryfrag for the opponent valdemort
2018-03-13 19:20
#53
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Sweden wyv0 
Group C has tournaments top 3 teams lmao, except maybe EnVyUs QBF most overrated team in history, unbelievable that they have legends spot
2018-03-13 19:26
#54
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France Gugus_Patacus 
Group C LOL
2018-03-13 19:26
#55
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Denmark Zorrondo 
who cares t4 team
2018-03-13 19:28
what uneven groups
2018-03-13 19:28
#57
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Poland Hamadoshi 
good luck AGO!
2018-03-13 19:41
#59
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Poland grzybJ 
ez for cheatwise
2018-03-13 19:48
1 spot and so many good teams? smh, and at the same time OCE and Asia have 3 (or 4?) spots.
2018-03-13 19:58
Group A lol
2018-03-13 19:58
#62
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Turkey LULPUMP 
Wtf is group c
2018-03-13 20:02
#63
L.K.S | 
Turkey xAiakos 
Group C seems like main event xD
2018-03-13 20:05
lol
2018-03-13 20:40
too ez 4 LordHUNDEN
2018-03-13 20:07
VERY VERY VERY EZ for NTC
2018-03-13 20:11
#67
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Serbia Removekebab13 
Wtf are these groups
2018-03-13 20:16
+1
2018-03-13 20:18
#77
Turkey J4WS 
nice name
2018-03-13 21:01
#86
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Serbia Removekebab13 
Thanks
2018-03-13 22:32
#70
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Turkey Alkapon3131 
Look Group B and C xD
2018-03-13 20:31
Wtf groups? C ? death group...
2018-03-13 20:41
Ez for qualifier group c
2018-03-13 21:01
#80
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Israel raaVz 
NICE
2018-03-13 21:28
#81
shox | 
Bulgaria 3c0seR 
ez for windigo
2018-03-13 21:58
#84
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Turkey orox2 
group C stacked af
2018-03-13 22:25
#95
s1mple | 
Poland Hell2k 
and group A shit af lol
2018-03-13 23:53
#87
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Brazil rsouzadk 
Ez 4 NTC
2018-03-13 22:52
#88
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Brazil Xexenho 
Ez for NTC
2018-03-13 23:00
NTC
2018-03-13 23:30
#93
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Poland blokzieNTC 
EZ FOR CODEWISE UNICORNS, POLISH HOPE TEAM
2018-03-13 23:50
#94
s1mple | 
Poland Hell2k 
Can be good tournament
2018-03-13 23:53
NTC should smash that group really
2018-03-14 01:15
#99
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United States tediousmcgee 
Space Soldiers, godsent, and north all in the same group "Drawn"
2018-03-14 01:55
#100
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Europe Conq 
codewise unicorns ? omg fucking cheater cunts
2018-03-14 01:58
tier 7 group a...
2018-03-14 05:59
Well rip Group C This qualifier is stacked with a bunch of decent teams, hard to tell who the clear winner will be potential winners will probably be one of SS, North, Não Tem Como, Envy, GODSENT or AGO - I don't see any of the other teams being able to upset
2018-03-14 06:12
It's a Lan event?
2018-03-14 06:47
Easy for north
2018-03-14 08:24
#108
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Poland Damjano 
GO VP, Codewise Unicorns, AGO
2018-03-14 11:15
#109
Snax | 
Asia Snax10 
Were vp?
2018-03-19 11:26
#110
Snax | 
Asia Snax10 
High speed?
2018-03-19 11:26
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