The 2014 Call of Duty: Championship, presented by Xbox (or COD Champs as I like to call it) is just around the corner, March 28-30th to be exact, and we now know the casting team that will be calling the action as it happens, as well as which pool each of the 32 teams competing for their piece of the $1 million dollar prize pool has been placed into.

 

First, we’re excited to welcome a very talented array of casters to call the biggest event in competitive Call of Duty, so your 2014 COD Champs casters are:

 

 

Ryan “Fwiz” Wyatt

 

 

Chris Puckett

 

 

Mike “Hastr0” Rufail

 

 

Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez

 

 

Scott “Ghandi” Lussier

 

 

Clint “Maven” Forest

 

 

Matt “Mr. X” Morello

 

 

Ben “Benson” Bowe

 

 

Alan “Bricey” Brice

 

 

Oliver “Rel” Whitfield

 

 

Dallas “Bio Acid” O’Donnel

 

 

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Second, with 32 teams vying for their chance at the $1 million prize pool and the ultimate bragging rights of being crowned 2014 Call of Duty World Champions, the teams need to be split into eight groups. Teams will play against the competitors in their group once, with the top two teams from each group advancing to a double elimination tournament bracket.

 

Without further ado, here are the 2014 COD Champs groups that will go head-to-head starting Friday, March 28th:

 

 

Group A:

Strictly Business

Sublime

Vitality Returns

Team Rize ZA

 

 

Group B:

CompLexity

Real AllStars

VexX Revenge

Team Orbit

 

 

Group C:

Team Kaliber

Lightning Pandas

WiLD Gaming

Reign Mix

 

 

Group D:

FaZe

SK Gaming

Trident T1dotters

Aztek Gaming

 

Group E:

EnVyUs

TEC Intensity

Immunity

Klarity Team

 

 

Group F:

Rise Nation

Vitality Rises

Brazil 5 Stars

Wizards

 

 

Group G:

OpTic Gaming

Epsilon Esports

SSOF Gaming

Nsp

 

 

Group H:

XFinity Gaming

TCM Gaming

Killerfish

Echelon

 

 

The 2014 Call of Duty: Championship, presented by Xbox will take place later this month in Los Angeles, CA, so be sure to head over to www.callofduty.com/esports and follow @eSportsCOD on Twitter for all the latest tournament news and info.