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Elite Crew
Team Terrorists
Origin Middle East

"We must drive them from our lands!"
―Elite Crew[src]

The Elite Crew, sometimes referred to as the 1337 Krew, is a Terrorist faction featured in the Counter-Strike series.


Middle-Eastern fundamentalists based on world domination and other evil deeds.


In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, the now wear a larger variety of outfits including beige shirts, brick red shirts, and blue jeans. They also wear a variety of Middle Eastern headwear and sunglasses. Their hand model features tan bare arms with black leather fingerless gloves.


Counter-Strike: Condition ZeroEdit

The bots that use this model are:

Condition Zero: Deleted ScenesEdit

The Elite Crew can be found in 4 missions:

Counter-Strike: Global OffensiveEdit

They appear in three official maps:

Operation BreakoutEdit

They appear in one map:


"Move my brothers!"
―Round start

"So that we may be free!"
―Round start

"We will make them cry!"
―Round Start

"That is the plan."
―Affirmative/Roger that

"We will live long lives!"

"I need more men!"
―Need backup

"What are you doing?"
―Friendly Fire

"You are shooting at me!"
―Friendly fire (firearms only)


Main article: Elite Crew/Gallery


  • 1337 Krew is a leetspeak version of Elite Crew.
    • Prior to CS 1.6, the Elite Crew in the faction selection menu was named "1337 Krew".
  • The file name for this faction is "leet".
  • The original name of this fraction was "Durah Cell" according to a user manual found in the game files, but was later renamed to Elite Crew.
  • In Deleted Scenes, the members of this faction speak Arabic.
  • The Elite Crew was the first Terrorist faction available in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta.
  • In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, two model variants of Elite Crew have a Marlboro cigarette pack in their shirt pocket.
    • Currently, they have unused quotes mentioning hostages.
  • In Counter-Strike: Source, if a player uses a flashlight and shines the light on an Elite Crew member's face, one can see his eyes behind the sunglasses.

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