After spending more than 1 year without playing, Nicolai Device Reed is officially back to the CS: GO competitive. Fixed champion and twice MVP of Major, the Danish star, who recently announced his return to Astral is, will compete in the CCT North Europe Series 2, a championship in which the Danish organization was invited as one of the main key heads and debut directly on the round of 16 of the final competition.
Between 2017 and 2019, Dev1CE lived the peak of his career as a player, winning the Majors of League Atlanta 2017, Facet London 2018, IEM Katowice 2019 and Stepladder Berlin 2019, as well as several other Tier 1 titles in the period, such as editions 2, 5, 6 and 8 of esports championship series Season 2, Editions 7 and 8 of ESL Pro League, League CS: GO Premier 2018, Blast Pro Series: Global Final 2019, IEM KATOWICE 2017, IEM CHICAGO 2018, Dream hack Masters Marseille 2018, IEM Beijing 2019 and IEM Global Challenge 2020.
In April 2021 Dev1CE left Astral is and moved to Ninjas In Pajamas, with the mission of replacing the traditional Swedish organization among the best teams in the world. Although he won the title of IEM Fall Europe 2021 and arrived at PGL Major Stockholm 2021 playoffs, Device left the starting team of the NIP at the end of the year to take care of a state of mental fatigue, as the player himself described on social networks himself.
CCT North Europe Series began playing on November 24 and will be held until December 7, one of the last championships of the 2022 season, as well as Astral is, 7 other teams will be invited directly to playoffs, and Meet, OG and Gamerlegon They are already among the confirmed teams.