The “2022 VALORANT Champions Tour Challengers Japan Stage1” playoffs will be held for 4 days from March 24th (Thursday) to 27th (Sunday)!



  • 【Playoffs appearance confirmed チーム】

・REJECT (Week1 Main Event GROUP A 1st place passed)
・IGZIST (WEEK1 Main Event GROUP A 2nd place passed)
・ZETA DIVISION (Week1 Main Event GROUP B 1st place passed)
・Crazy Raccoon (WEEK1 Main Event GROUP B 2nd place passed)
・Crest Gaming (Week2 Main Event GROUP A 1st place passed)
・Reignite (WEEK2 Main Event GROUP A 2nd place passed)
・Northeption (Week2 Main Event GROUP B 1st place passed)
・FAV gaming (WEEK2 Main Event GROUP B 2nd place passed)

  • 【schedule】

▼3/24 (wood)
Delivery starts 12: 00-

Game 1 1-1
Game starts at 12:15

Game 2 1-2
Crazy Raccoon vs Northeption
Game start time 15:10

1-3 in the third game
REJECT vs FAV game
Game starts at 18:05

Game 4 1-4
Crest Gaming vs IGZIST
The game starts at 21:00

▼3/25 (gold)
Delivery starts 12: 00-

1st Trial L-1
1-1 losers vs 1-2 losers
Game starts at 12:15

2nd Trial L-2
1-3 losers vs 1-4 losers
Game start time 15:10

2-1 in the third game
1-1 winner vs 1-2 winner
Game starts at 18:05

Game 4 2-2
1-3 winner vs 1-4 winner
The game starts at 21:00

▼ 3/26 (Saturday)
Delivery starts 12: 00-

1st Trial Fit L-3
L-1 winner vs 2-2 loser
Game starts at 12:15

2nd Trial Fit L-4
L-2 Winner vs 2-1 Loser
Game start time 15:10

3-1 in the third game (first semifinal)
2-1 winner vs 2-2 winner
Game starts at 18:05

4th Trial Match L-5 (LOWER Quasi-Tie-off)
L-3 Winner vs L-4 Winner
The game starts at 21:00

▼3/27 (Sun)
Delivery starts 15: 00-

1st trial L-6 (LOWER FINAL)
L-5 winner vs 3-1 loser
Game starts at 15:15

Game 2 4-1 (Final)
3-1 winner vs L-6 winner
Game start time 18:10


  • “2022 VALORANT Champions Tour – Challengers Japan Stage 1” Outline

・Sponsor: Riot Games, LLC
・Production/Operation: RAGE
(Cyber​​Z Co., Ltd., Avex Entertainment Co., Ltd., TV Asahi Co., Ltd.)
・Game name: VALORANT
・Bonus: 2 million yen in total
・Participation conditions: Must be at least 16 years old
You have a Riot account with an Immortal status or higher.
・How to participate: Please apply from the application form on the official competition website.
・Official website of the competition: Scheduled to be announced when registration starts
・Various tournament rules: Please check the details of the entry conditions and rules after the official tournament website is published.

  • “2022 VALORING Champions Tour” とは

The VALORANT Champions Tour consists of three stages: Challenger, Master and Champion. The regional championship “Challengers” (twice a year) consist of open qualifying and main draws, and the winning team will compete in the international championship “Masters” (twice a year) where teams representing each region gather. And, the “champion” that graces the season-ending battle is the world’s highest championship, and the team that wins it will be the VALORANT world champion.


  • “2022 VALORANT Champions Tour – Challengers Japan Stage 1” Schedule

・Week1 Open Qualifier 2/15(Fire) 2/17(Wood) 2/19(Soil)
・Week1 Main Event 2/26 (Sat) 2/27 (Sun)
・Week2 Open Qualifier 3/1(Fire) 3/3(Wood) 3/5(Soil)
・Week2 Main Event 3/12 (Sat) 3/13 (Sun)

・Playoffs 3/24(Wood)~3/27(Sun)

  • What is Riot Games?

Riot Games was founded in 2006 with the goal of developing, publishing and providing player support for the world’s most player-centric games. In 2009, Riot released its debut game “League of Legends (LoL)”, which was highly praised by the world. It has become the most played PC game in the world and is a major driver of the explosive growth of eSports. Now that 10 years have passed since the birth of LoL, Riot will continue to evolve the game, while providing new gameplay experiences for players such as Teamfight Tactics, Legends of Runeterra, VALORANT, League of Legends: Wildlift and more. “, and several other titles. We continue to explore the world of Runeterra through multimedia projects such as music, comic books, and television. In addition, Riot has launched a publishing affiliate, Riot Forge. Riot Forge is working with third-party developers to create a new platform for LoL Develop new games in the world. Riot Forge’s first game, Ruined King: A League of Legends Story, is a turn-based role-playing game (RPG) developed by Airship Syndicate. Riot was founded by Brandon Beck and Mark Merrill, by CEO Nicolo Led by Lauren, headquartered in Los Angeles, California, with 3,000 employees in more than 20 locations worldwide.

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VALORANT is a competitive tactical shooter with 5v5 competition. Featuring a full-scale shootout that blends high-precision gunplay with special abilities unique to “Agents” (characters), it’s an opportunity born from the player’s strategic choices, flexible ideas, and momentary inspiration. Lead your team to victory. Maps are designed with the game in mind and have been crafted so you can experience fresh battles anytime, even if you’ve played for thousands of hours. Released in June 2020, VALORANT is free to play and compatible with a wide range of PCs, allowing more players around the world to enjoy it. At Riot Games, we will do our best to ensure the competitiveness of tactical shooters, such as developing first-class dedicated game servers and infrastructure on a global scale, as well as our proprietary cheat countermeasure system, and building systems that implement games suitable for the FPS genre experience. It’s working.

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RAGE is an e-sports event operated in partnership with Cyber​​Z Co., Ltd., Avex Entertainment Co., Ltd. and TV Asahi Co., Ltd., combining various entertainment aspects with the next-generation sports competition “e-sports”. It’s eSports entertainment that challenges new common sense. At RAGE, we host “official tournaments” for popular games like Apex Legends, VALORANT, Shadowverse, and Granblue Fantasy Versus, as well as general offline and online participation in “events” and professional teams ‘s pinnacle.

We are implementing three projects, determined by the “Pro League”. Continue to break the record of the number of simultaneous users in domestic official competitions, ranking first in Japan in terms of the total number of mobilized people and the total number of spectators in e-sports events.

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