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VALORANT Champions Tour 2021

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[e][h] VALORANT Champions Tour 2021
Series Information
Organizer:
Riot Games
Location:
World Global
Links


VALORANT Champions Tour 2021 is the first official tournament circuit by Riot Games. The circuit was announced on November 24th, 2020 with a blog post. [1]

Format[edit]

Challengers[edit]

  • Organized by Riot Games in collaboration with third-party partners
  • Teams qualify through open qualifiers
  • Top four teams from previous Weekend Event bypass next Open Qualifier
  • Stage 1 - 8 teams qualify for Masters 1 in respective regions.
  • Stage 2 & 3 - Top teams in Challengers Finals events advance to the next upcoming Masters event.

Masters[edit]

  • Three events along the circuit
    • Events will take place in March, May, and September

Masters 1[edit]

Masters 2 - Reykjavík[edit]

* Turkey and CIS teams will have qualifications through EMEA Challenger Finals.

Masters 3[edit]

  • Regional Distribution
    • 16 Teams
      • North America North America: 3 slots
      • Europe EMEA: 4 slots
      • Brazil Brazil: 2 slots
      • South Korea Korea: 2 slots
      • Japan Japan: 2 slots
      • South East Asia Southeast Asia: 2 slots
      • South America Latin America: 1 slot

* Oceanian teams will have qualifications through North American events. Turkey and CIS will have qualifications through European events.

Champions[edit]

  • Two week long event featuring 16 teams from multiple regions

Circuit Point Slots[edit]

* Oceania teams will have a qualification through North American Last Chance Qualifier.
* Turkey and CIS will have qualifications through EMEA events. MENA teams will have a qualification through EMEA Last Chance Qualifier.

Last Chance Qualifier Slots[edit]

Masters Slots[edit]


References[edit]