Team Natus Vincere managed to get out of the group at the IEM Oakland in 2016, winning only two games out of five. At the end of the first day were the best of the Danes Astralis. The remaining two places on the grid playoffs teams took Immortals and G2 Esports. As a result of the circular stage of the strongest of all was the Five of Astralis, which lost only one card. Following them are located Immortals and G2 Esports. The rest of the team finished the performance in the tournament.
Team Liquid and Natus Vincere chalked up two cards, and the Chinese team TyLoo failed to win a single match. Participants IEM Oakland 2016 were divided into two groups of six teams, where they played with each other in a round robin. group winner will receive a seed in the second round of the playoffs, but the team came in second and third place play-off will begin with the first round.
In the second game day will battle teams of group B – SK Gaming, Ninjas in Pyjamas, mousesports, Heroic, Cloud9 and FaZe Clan. Matches will begin on November 17 at 22:30 CET. Tournament IEM Oakland 2016 will be held from 16 to 20 November. The total prize fund of the championship is $ 300 thousand.