Ticketing opens for Lock In Brazil in São Paulo

The next edition of the Valorant Champions Tour will take place in a brand new format. The season will start with an international tournament at Ginásio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo, Brazil. The thirty partner teams will be brought together from 13th February to 4th March. Originally called the Kickoff Tournament, it was renamed in LOCK//IN Brazil. This physical and unique event will be open to the public. The ticketing opens today, 13th December, from 5pm CET.

How do I buy my ticket?

The Lock In Brazil will be played entirely live from Ginásio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo. All matches will be accessible to spectators with a valid ticket. Online ticketing opens on 13th December from 5pm CET. However, it is possible to join the queue earlier in the day if you want to ensure that you get the precious ticket. You must have an account on the ticket360 platform to complete the purchase.

Prices vary depending on the day and the event:

  • Weekdays: €16.16,
  • Weekends: €19,76,
  • Final: €19.76,
  • Grand finale: €23.35 in the rows and €26.94 in the pit.

If you are a student, you can benefit from discounts. Find all the information on this subject on the official website of Valorant.

Dates of the Lock//In Brazil tournament

The first Lock In Brazil matches will take place Monday 13th February. The Grand Final will be held on Saturday 4th March. Here is the current schedule. Note that it is not impossible that some dates may change between now and the start of the competition.

  • 13th to 15th February: Matches
  • 16th February: Break
  • 17th to 19th February: Matches
  • 20th and 21st February: Break
  • 22nd to 27th February: Matches
  • 28th February and 1st March: Break
  • 2nd March: Semi-final
  • 3rd March: Semi-final
  • 4th March: Final

Which teams are participating?

This very first tournament of the 2023 season will bring together all the teams selected for the VCT partnership. Thus, the 10 teams of each League, EMEA, Americas and Pacific will be present.

Representatives of the EMEA League

  • Fnatic
  • Team Liquid
  • Team Vitality
  • Karmine Corp
  • Natus Vincere
  • Team Heretics
  • Giants
  • FUT Esports
  • BBL Esports
  • KOI

Representatives of the League of the Americas

  • Sentinels
  • 100 Thieves
  • Cloud9
  • NRG
  • Evil Geniuses
  • Furia Esports
  • LOUD
  • MIBR
  • KRU Esports
  • Leviatan

Representatives of the Pacific League

  • ZETA Division
  • Gen.G
  • DRX
  • Paper Rex
  • Talon Esports
  • Detonation Gaming
  • T1
  • Team Secret
  • Rex Regum Qeon
  • Global Esports

Representatives from China

Riot Games has unveiled two new teams that will be participating in this major tournament. They are two Chinese teams, namely FunPlus Phoenix and Edward Gaming

All teams qualified for the Lock In Brazil tournament.