Nordish Gaming Convention organized NGC Masters 2017. The $15,000 CS:GO tournament will take place in Messe Husum & Congress, Germany on October 5-8.
Eight teams will take part in the event: six of them received a direct invite, while EURONICS Gaming and Final-Gaming earned their participation through the closed qualifier.
At first the teams, split into two groups, will battle in a double elimination group stage (GSL): Bo1 matches in the upper bracket, and Bo3 ones in the lower one. The top two teams of each group will advance to the playoffs in a Bo3 single elimination bracket.
Schedule (Times in CEST)
Groupstage - Thursday - Group A
13:00 Initial round match #1 BO1
14:40 Initial round match #2 BO1
16:20 Winners Match BO1
18:00 Elimination match BO3
21:30 Decider BO3
Groupstage - Friday - Group B
12:00 Initial round match #1 BO1
13:40 Initial round match #2 BO1
15:20 Winners Match BO1
17:00 Elimination match BO3
20:30 Decider BO3
Saturday - Playoffs
Playoff Round Match #1 13:00 BO3
Playoff Round Match #2 16:30 BO3
Final: 20:00 BO3
English, German, and Russian streams will be available during the tournament.