The VCT EMEA Last Chance Qualifier will be the final tournament for teams in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa who are looking to join the Valorant Champions 2021 event at the end of this year.
Acend and Fnatic have both qualified for Valorant Champions 20201 by finishing with the most VCT 2021 circuit points in their respective regions.
Gambit Esports is the third team from the EMEA region attending Riot Games’ Valorant world championship after winning VCT Stage 3 Masters Berlin.
For teams that don’t have enough VCT 2021 circuit points, they will have to wait for the next VCT season to compete. With that, here’s everything you need to know about the VCT EMEA Last Chance Qualifier.
What is VCT EMEA Last Chance Qualifier?
The tournament is an invite-only eight-team online event where the winner will join 15 of the best teams in the world at the Valorant Champions 2021 competition.
To be invited, teams need to have earned enough circuit points in the VCT tournament season. Riot Games has also decided to add the best team from Arabia to join.
The top nine EMEA teams who haven’t qualified for Valorant Champions 2021, plus the winner of the Strike Arabia Grand Final will participate in the Last Chance Qualifier.
VCT EMEA Last Chance Qualifier schedule and results
The tournament kicks off on October 10, 2021, and runs until October 17, 2021.
All times and days are in GMT+8.
(To be updated)
Format of VCT EMEA Last Chance Qualifier
Eight teams will be competing in a double-elimination tournament with the winner advancing to the Valorant Champions 2021 tournament. All matches will be best-of-three, except for the Grand Final, which will be a best-of-five.
Teams that are competing in the VCT EMEA Last Chance Qualifier
These are the eight teams that have earned enough points to join the Last Chance Qualifier.
|G2 Esports||EMEA (Europe)|
|Team Liquid||EMEA (Europe)|
|SuperMassive Blaze||EMEA (Turkey)|
|Oxygen Esports||EMEA (Turkey)|
|Guild Esports||EMEA (Europe)|