Riot Video games together with Nerd Avenue Players and Engine Media have introduced that the VALORANT First Strike: North America qualifiers begin on Oct. 26. The $100Ok USD occasion is not going to see any invitations with all groups needing to qualify for the principle occasion.
Accepted groups can have the possibility to navigate two qualifiers as a way to make it to the ultimate eight groups that may compete in the principle occasion as a way to grow to be the first-ever First Strike champion.
Nerd Avenue Players will facilitate the occasion as event organizer welcoming 128 groups. From there the event will play itself all the way down to 16 groups, who will compete within the first qualifier. Afterwards, the highest 4 groups will advance straight to the principle occasion, and the following 4 groups will advance into the second open event for one more probability to combat for his or her spot in First Strike.
Nonetheless, for this occasion there will probably be a second probability within the type of one other qualifier, produced by Engine Media beginning Nov. 11. The highest 12 groups will transfer into the second qualifier, becoming a member of the 4 groups from the primary qualifier. From there, 4 extra groups will make it into the First Strike occasion — making a complete of eight groups competing for a slice of the $100Ok pie.
The total schedule contains:
Oct. 26 – 30 — NSG Open Qualifier
– 16 groups advance to the primary qualifying event
Nov. 4 – 8 — NSG Match
-Prime Four groups advance to VALORANT First Strike Occasion
– Subsequent Four groups advance to UMG Match 2
Nov. 11 – 15 — UMG Open Qualifier
-12 groups from UMG advance to the second qualifying event
Nov. 18 – 22 — UMG Match
– Word: Pool contains Four groups from NSG Match
– Prime Four groups advance to VALORANT First Strike Occasion
Dec. 3 – 6 — VALORANT First Strike Occasion
– Eight groups compete for $100Ok prize pool