Valorant Champions Tour Stage 2 Challengers SEA Playoffs Begin Today
The 10 best teams from Southeast Asia will be competing in a four-day tournament for a spot in the upcoming Valorant Champions Tour Stage 2 Masters event in Reykjavik, Iceland. The winner of the event will be representing the SEA region alongside teams from other regions which include North America, EMEA, Brazil, LATAM, Japan, and Korea. The teams will be competing in double elimination brackets with two teams from the same region not being allowed on the same side of the bracket. The teams will be competing for a prize pool of US$50,000 and 270 circuit points.
VCT Stage 2 Challengers SEA Playoffs Teams
- X10 Esports (Thailand)
- NXL Ligagame (Indonesia)
- Paper Rex (Singapore)
- Full Sense (Thailand)
- BREN Esports (Philippines)
- CBT Gaming (Taiwan)
- Cerberus Esports (Vietnam)
- Fearus (Vietnam)
- BOOM Esports (Indonesia)
- 6045PIRATES (Philippines)
VCT Stage 2 Challengers SEA Playoffs Format
Teams will be drawn into a 10-team, double-elimination bracket with the added rule of not allowing two teams from the same region to be on the same side of the bracket. The upper side of the bracket is Best of 3 up to the winners final, while the lower bracket is Best of 1s for the first three rounds, followed by the Best of 3 to the loser’s final, eventually concluding with a Best of 5 grand final.
The best Southeast Asian team will be heading to VCT Masters: Reykjavik with a bigger prize pool and circuit points up for grabs. Collecting circuit points allows teams to make it into the VCT Champions event which will take place at the end of 2021. The Challengers playoff features a prize pool of US$50,000 and 270 circuit points.
VCT Stage 2 Challengers SEA Playoffs – Where to Watch
The action starts on Thursday, April 29th, with matches commencing from 2:00 PM SGT every day. Details of the schedule can be found on the VCT Challengers SEA – Playoffs webpage or valorantesports.com with broadcasts for the following languages –
- English: PPGL Twitch
- Tagalog:PPGL Facebook
- Thai:VALORANT TH Facebook, ESL TH Twitch, ESL TH YouTube, ESL TH Facebook
- Bahasa Indonesia: VALORANT ID Facebook, VALORANT Esports ID YouTube
- Mandarin: Talon Esports Twitch
- Vietnamese: VALORANT VN Facebook, VALORANT VN YouTube