While Valorant soaring in populaity over recent times, the esports scene has been growing ever so much, and it's premier event, Valorant Champions is coming up soon.
With the recent conclusion of the LCQ across the world, we now know all the teams that will be representing their region in Istanbul.
So, we're going to run over all you need to know about Valorant Champions 2022 down below!
Valorant Champions 2022 Teams
With the teams being finalized recently, the field is set, and some of the best teams across the world will be gunning for their share of the prize pool.
Some teams such as Optic Gaming and FPX are expected to be within the top yet again, as they've showcased stellar form in recent events, while there could be some dark horses throughout.
The teams attending Valorant Champions 2022 are as follows.
- EMEA - 3 teams
- Team Liquid
- North America - 3 teams
- Optic Gaming
- Brazil - 2 teams
- FURIA Esports
- LATAM - 2 teams
- KRÜ Esports
- Korea - 1 team
- Japan - 1 team
- ZETA DIVISION
- APAC - 3 teams
- Paper Rex
- BOOM Esports
- East Asia - 1 team
- EDward Gaming
Valorant Champions 2022 Start Date and Groups
The event is going to be kicking off very soon, with the first game slated to begin on August 31st, 2022 and the grand final being locked in for September 18th, 2022.
During this time, teams will play in a group stage format, with two teams in each group making it to the bracket.
The groups for Valorant Champions 2022 are listed below.
- Group A - Paper Rex, Edward Gaming, Leviatán, Team Liquid
- Group B - Optic Gaming, BOOM Esports, ZETA DIVISION, LOUD
- Group C - FPX, KRÜ Esports, XSET, XERXIA
- Group D - DRX, FURIA Esports, FNATIC, 100Thieves
Valorant Champions 2022 Matches
Below are two images of the matches and when fans can tune in to see their favorite team play!