Riot Video games is anticipated to announce the groups which have certified to affix their partnership leagues for the VCT 2023 season subsequent week.
Paying homage to the Masters Reykjavik finals, LOUD and OpTic are as soon as once more giving it their all on stage to be topped Valorant Champions after a season of competitors spanning over seven months and three worldwide occasions.
Nevertheless, subsequent season will look a bit completely different, with the 2023 Valorant Champions Tour set to shake issues up by introducing three 10-team partnership leagues held in Los Angeles, Berlin, and Seoul respectively.
Now, after a lot anticipation, Riot Video games is ready to announce the 30 groups which have been profitable in becoming a member of their partnership program someday subsequent week.
Riot set to announce VCT 2023 groups
It was beforehand reported that over 150 groups utilized to affix the Americas franchise league alone. However, solely 10 organizations from North America, LATAM, and Brazil will likely be profitable in becoming a member of within the first 12 months.
After months of anticipation, Riot is nearly able to reveal which organizations we’ll be seeing compete within the top-flight competitors, and be a part of one of many three leagues based mostly within the Americas, EMEA, and Pacific areas.
Through the Valorant Champions pre-show, Riot’s President of Esports John Needham spoke on the lately revealed 30-team kick-off event set to be held in São Paulo subsequent February. It was then Needham famous that the groups could be introduced subsequent week.
“Actually it’s only a kick-off of those worldwide leagues that we’ve shaped,” he mentioned. “We’re going to announce the groups this subsequent week. Actually enthusiastic about that.”
With restricted spots out there within the leagues, it’s clear that a few of our favourite organizations received’t be making the reduce.
Nonetheless, there’s seemingly not lengthy left to go until we find out how the VCT 2023 season goes to pan out.