Valorant LOCK//IN Drops - Rewards & How To Get

Like other major events, fans will be able to earn rewards for tuning in to Valorant's first international LAN of the year.

Lock in drops
Time to earn some free rewards! I ©Riot Games

It's almost time for Valorant LOCK//IN, the first international event of 2023 and the biggest in the game's history with 32 teams set to compete in Sao Paulo, Brazil for the chance to kick off their VCT aspirations with the right foot.

Of course, fans will not only get the chance to see the 30 franchised teams plus two Chinese-invited orgs duke it out for the first time but they'll get rewarded with free cosmetics for doing so!

In total, two rewards will be up for grabs. These are:

  • VCT LOCK//IN Dad Hat Gun Buddy
  • Locked In Title

So want to know how to get them? Keep reading then!

LOCK//IN Drops - How To Get

In order to get these drops, you'll have to tune in to LOCK//IN via official channels which will be disclosed shortly. These are the dates you need to watch the event to get the rewards

  • To earn the "Locked In" title, watch a live game between Feb 13 - Mar 4
  • To earn the Dad Hat Buddy, watch a live game during the Grand Finals on Mar 4

How To Link Your Twitch Account To Riot

To link your Twitch and Riot accounts and get the rewards, follow the steps down below:

  1. Head over to
  2. Click on Settings and locate the Connections tab
  3. Find the Riot Games button and login with your username and password

How To Link Your YouTube Account To Riot

For YouTube, follow the steps down below:

  • Sign in to your YouTube account.
  • Go to your Account and select Settings.
  • Under Connected Accounts, find Riot Games (that's us!)
  • Click Connect for the type of account you’d like to connect.
  • If you don't already have an account, don't worry. Head on over here to make one
  • Sign in to your Riot Account.

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