The Razer Invitational is taking a stop in the Middle East as its second region on the 2021 calendar with a $50,000 prize pool.
The opening match of Stage 3 Challengers 2 was a crazy one. TSM and Gen.G duked it out for four straight hours, including a grueling 44-round Split game that went on so long the game had to be remade. TSM would eventually walk away with the win.
Casters, analysts, and hosts Velly, Upmind, and Sully are embarking on a podcast On The Flank that will explore the VALORANT esports scene.
TSM and FaZe Clan managed to escape the open qualifier after a tournament of upsets. How will they stack up in the closed qualifiers?
TSM-Gen.G and Version1-T1 will kick things off next week Thursday. Cloud9 Blue failing to qualify is a huge surprise. The top four advance to Challengers Finals while the top 3 from that represent NA at the next LAN in Berlin.
NRG have now lost twice in a row to unsigned rosters. They are out of contention for Berlin, and now have to both improve and keep themselves fresh over a nearly 3-month break.
KAY/O, Valorant's latest agent joined the roster with the release of Episode 3. The Robotic War Machine is in the Initiator class and features game-changing suppress mechanics with classic first-person shooter style utility in his flashbang and Molotov.
Aimlabs hosted a tournament featuring matchups run by Twitch Chat. The prizepool for both the invite and showmatch event was $60,000, a significant prize pool for a one-day event.