A new game, a new opportunity.
Battle your way through the open qualifiers, best your opponents in the play-ins, and survive the finals onslaught to claim your crown as Oceania's finest as well as a share of the $70,000 in prizes along the way.
Will you rise to the top?
A NEW ERA IS RISING.
$70,000 IN PRIZES.
REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED
NEXT BROADCAST SEP 19
Missed the broadcast? Check out some of the hottest plays from the Open Qualifiers right here.
THE BEST MOMENTS SO FAR.
CHAMPIONS IN THE MAKING.
Out of the hundreds of teams that played in the six Open Qualifiers, these select few have earned a place in the next stage.
ONLY 20 TEAMS REMAIN.
1. Team Launch
2. EXO Clan
4. Ground Zero
6. Kanga Esports
9. Pants Down
10. Magic Five
11. Dire Wolves
12. Mystery Inc.
13. Paradox Gaming
15. Crab Walk Killers
16. that cool team
17. Tilted (Last Chance Qualifier)
18. FURY (Last Chance Qualifier)
19. Appa Yip Yip (Last Chance Qualifier)
20. Kraken ESC White (Last Chance Qualifier)
A champion's title deserves a champion's purse with $15,000 in cash up for grabs for the Top 10 teams.
The top teams won't be the only winners though. Alienware devices and exclusive money-can't-buy merch will be dropped throughout the tournament to both players and spectators.
CAPTURING YOUR MOMENTS
From the first Open Qualifier all the way to the Grand Final, every stage will be broadcast on Twitch.
We've assembled some of Oceania's brightest casting talent to follow your journey to the crown - bring your A game.
TAKE YOUR SHOT, WE'RE WATCHING.
Open Qualifiers are played across 3 weekends and each Qualifier is completed on the day. Each team may register for up to 4 out of the 6 total days.
Teams face off in a Single Elimination bracket and winners are determined in a Best-of-1 match. Teams also accrue points based on where they finish in the bracket at the end of the Qualifier.
The top 2 teams from each Qualifier proceed to the Play-In Stage, joined by the top 4 teams from the Oceanic Valorant Open. Teams are seeded based on the qualifier they won, with earlier qualifiers earning higher seeds in the Play-In Stage.
OPEN QUALIFIER 01
OPEN QUALIFIER 02
OPEN QUALIFIER 03
OPEN QUALIFIER 04
OPEN QUALIFIER 05
TOP 4 TEAMS
SEP 19 3PM AEST
The Play-In Stage is a knockout stage, where teams compete in a Single Elimination bracket to secure a place in the finals.
Matches are played as Best-of-1 except for the Finals qualifying matches, which are a Best-of-3. The top 2 teams earn a place in the finals and the bottom 2 teams are eliminated from the competition.
The 12 remaining teams will be joined by the 4 top point scoring teams from the Open Qualifiers to contest the last 2 finals spots in a Last Chance Qualifier.
Matches in the Last Chance Qualifier are played in the same format as the Play-In Stage.
LAST CHANCE QUALIFIER
SEP 20 3PM AEST
OCEANIC VALORANT OPEN
TOP 4 POINT SCORING TEAMS
2 TEAMS FROM EACH QUALIFIER
OPEN QUALIFIER 06
THE RACE TO THE FINISH.
The 4 finalist teams will play off in a Double Elimination Bracket, with the 2 Play-In finalists starting in the Upper Bracket and the 2 Last Chance finalists in the Lower Bracket.
All matches will be played as a Best-of-3 and broadcast live on twitch.tv/FortressMelb
LOW. BRACKET GAMES
LOW. BRACKET FINAL
THERE CAN ONLY BE ONE.
Our Grand Finalists will face off in a Best-of-5, with the Upper Bracket Finalist starting with a 1 map advantage.
SEP 24 // 6PM AEST
UP. BRACKET FINAL
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