Valorant Champions Tour NA LCQ: Schedule, Teams, Format & More

With the top teams from North America already qualified to Champions via circuit points, the remainder squads will compete for the third and final spot in this stacked Last Chance Qualifier.

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The LCQ is stacked with some amazing rosters. I ©Riot Games

Both XSET and OpTic have already secured their spot at Champions, leaving the likes of Sentinels with new superstar signing Shroud, The Guard, FaZe Clan, 100 Thieves, and more, to duke it out for the third and final Champions spot during the North America Last Chance Qualifiers.

Unlike what many were hoping for, the tournament will be held online, with each squad playing from their own boot camp according to Valorant insiders.

Still, the LCQ will showcase some of the most insane talents the region has to offer with high stakes to make it feel more exciting. Here's everything you need to know about it so you don't miss out on the NA qualifiers.

Valorant NA LCQ - Schedule & Format

The Valorant Champions Tour NA LCQ will take be played starting on August 4, and ending on August 14. Just like previous events, it'll be a double-elimination bracket with a Best-of-Three format until the grand finals, which will be a Best-of-Five affair.

Valorant NA LCQ - Teams

Eight teams will compete for the final spot representing North America at Valorant Champions. These are:

  • Sentinels
  • FaZe Clan
  • The Guard
  • NRG
  • 100 Thieves
  • Shopify Rebellion
  • Evil Geniuses
  • Cloud9

The initial matches for the bracket can be seen down below:

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The teams competing at the LCQ. I ©Liquipedia

If you don't want to miss out on all the action, you better stay tuned to the Valorant official Twitch channel, where the entire event will be broadcast live and constant replays to catch you up on all matches.

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