The Valorant Champions Tour 2023 will start on August 6-26, 2023. It will include the Top 16 teams from the three VCT International Leagues: Americas, EMEA, and Pacific. Yet, China will also be competing in the championship tournament to celebrate the Valorant China launch.
You can also find that the tournament will take place in Los Angeles, USA, at two different locations. The earlier rounds will take place at the Shrine Auditorium, while the later stages will be in the Kia Forum.
The Group Stages will be on August 6-13, while the Playoffs are on August 16-26. It is also two months after VCT Masters Tokyo and immediately after the International Leagues’ Last-Chance Qualifiers (LCQ). Is the Valorant Esports schedule for the Valorant Champions Tour 2023 a bit tight? Let us know in the comments.
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Which Teams are In Valorant Champions Tour 2023
There are 16 participating and confirmed teams going to the tournament. All teams qualified through the International League’s results or LCQs. Although Chinese teams do not have a regional league, they made it through the Champions China Qualifier. Here’s what it looks like:
- EMEA – 5 Teams
- Fnatic, Team Liquid, FUT Esports, (TBD LCQ), (TBD LCQ)
- Americas – 4 Teams
- LOUD, Evil Geniuses, NRG, (TBD LCQ)
- Pacific – 4 Teams
- DRX, PRX, T1, (TBD LCQ)
- China- 3 Teams
- Bilibili Gaming
- FunPlus Phoenix
- EDward Gaming
These are all the participating and qualified teams for the Valorant Champions Tour 2023. However, some slots are still empty as other teams go through their respective Last-Chance Qualifiers. Which team will make it to the grand stage and which ones will have to wait for next year? Stay tuned to the website as we bring you the latest news and changes for Valorant.