Riot Games has revealed that Copenhagen and Istanbul will host the final two international events in the 2022 VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT). VALORANT Masters will be played in Copenhagen, Denmark from July 10th to the 24th, while Istanbul, Turkey will host the season finale from September 2nd to the 18th.
“Our goal is to see our biggest international events played in front of a live audience and both of these cities provided clear pathways towards this goal, while also providing the best possible guarantee that all qualified teams will be able to safely attend and compete,” wrote Riot Games in a press release.
VALORANT Masters Copenhagen will see 12 teams competing for the first time ever, while the tournament in Istanbul will showcase 16 teams, ten of which will qualify via the regular season. The remaining six teams will win their spots through Riot’s Last Chance Qualifiers in August.