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BLAST and Copenhagen Gaming Week Announce Detailed Schedule for Anticipated Counter-Strike 2 Tournament


BLAST and Copenhagen Gaming Week’s new Counter-Strike 2 tournament gives grassroot esports teams from Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Germany the chance to meet top teams, Astralis and Ninjas in Pyjamas (NIP), at Copenhagen Gaming Week in January 2024. The full tournament program and dates have now been revealed.

Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week
Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week

The full tournament plan for the upcoming Counter-Strike 2 tournament, co-hosted by BLAST and Copenhagen Gaming Week, has been revealed. By giving rising talents a chance to compete against the pros, this innovative tournament format offers a unique chance to win an all-inclusive Copenhagen experience which has never been seen before on the Nordic esports scene.

The tournament will unfold in three exciting rounds:

  • Road to Copenhagen - January 3rd - 4th, 2024 - Online: The journey commences with four online qualifiers, where aspiring teams from Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and Germany during six rounds will face each other in the virtual arena on the road to Copenhagen. This phase will be a true test of their tactical prowess and teamwork as they strive to secure a spot among the four teams moving on to the Copenhagen Showdown.

  • Copenhagen Showdown - January 11, 2024 – Copenhagen: The intensity escalates as the tournament moves to Copenhagen. Here, the four qualifying teams will meet and determine who will move on to the Grand Finals. Fans can follow this live broadcasted event from home.

  • Copenhagen Gaming Week Grand Finals - January 13th – 14th, 2024 – Bella Center Copenhagen and Bella Arena, Copenhagen: The entire tournament culminates in the Semi Finals and Grand Final at Bella Arena during Copenhagen Gaming Week. Here, the two qualified grassroot teams get the unique experience of facing the world-renowned top teams, Astralis and NIP, in the semifinals. We all hold our breath as we wait to find out if one of the upcoming talents will go all the way to the Grand Final, or if we will have a legendary Sweden vs. Denmark battle on Sunday Afternoon.

    • Saturday, January 13th, 2024 at 11 a.m.: Semi Finals feat. NIP
    • Saturday, January 13th, 2024 at 3 p.m.: Semi Finals feat. Astralis
    • Sunday, January 14th, 2024 at 11 a.m.: 3rd Place
    • Sunday, January 14th, 2024 at 3 p.m.: Grand Final

For additional information and tickets, please visit


The online Road to Copenhagen qualifiers takes place on the Faceit platform and can be found here:



Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week
Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week
Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week
Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week
Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week
Photo: Copenhagen Gaming Week

About Bellagroup

Bellagroup is one of Denmark's largest companies in the fields of hotels, conferences, events, and hospitality.

The venue division consists of the congress, event, and meeting destinations Bella Center Copenhagen, Bella Arena, and Bella Sky Conference & Event, CIFF Showrooms, and International House. Bellagroup's in-house produced major events include CIFF - Copenhagen International Fashion Fair, Bogforum, and Copenhagen Gaming Week.

Bellagroup operates three hotels with internationally renowned brands: Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers, AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen, and Copenhagen Marriott Hotel, totaling nearly 1,600 rooms.


We’re on a mission to take esports to the next level of global entertainment. We excite and invite billions of fans to join the esports revolution. We create live and digital experiences - from tournaments that pack out major arenas around the world to great content that’s guaranteed to blow your socks off.

We work with some of the world’s best game publishers and brands to elevate their properties into amazing esports experiences - having delivered tournaments, content and shows in a variety of games, including: Counter-Strike, Rainbow Six Siege, DOTA 2, VALORANT, Apex Legends, FIFA 2022 and Fortnite.

BLAST Premier is a worldwide Counter-Strike tournament series where the best teams and biggest superstars fight it out for glory and a multi-million dollar prize pool. Famous for its unparalleled production quality and game changing fan-first moments. Attracting tens-of-thousands of fans to our crazy-big-adrenaline-pumped live events in big arenas from London and Copenhagen to Miami and Sao Paulo, with millions more watching at home on our broadcast tuning in from more than 154 territories and in 25 different languages.

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