Planning, Results and Groups of the Game Changers EMEA 1 - VCT 2023

Again this year, the best women's teams from the EMEA region will participate in three Game Changers tournaments in order to qualify for the Game Changers Championship. In this article, you will find all the results and the complete calendar of the first Game Changers EMEA tournament of the 2023 season.

The Game Changers EMEA Series 1 playoffs

Teams qualified for the playoffs

In order to reach the second stage of the competition, the sixteen teams competed against each other for several weeks. Only the three best performing teams from each group were selected:

Group A teams

  • BBL Queens
  • G2 Gozen
  • CBA

Group B teams

  • Acend Rising
  • Karmine Corp GC
  • Guild X

Playoff schedule and results

Edit: G2 Gozen has won the Game Changers EMEA Series 1!

This section will be updated as information becomes available.

Quarter-final 1Sat. 13/056pmKarmine Corp GC2 - 0CBA
Quarter-final 2Sat. 13/059pmG2 Gozen2 - 0Guild X
Upper bracket semi-final 1Sun. 14/056pmBBL Queens2 - 1Karmine Corp
Upper bracket semi-final 2Sun. 14/059pmAcend Rising0 - 2G2 Gozen
Round 1 of the lower bracketMon 15/056pmAcend Risingvs.CBA
Round 1 of the lower bracketMon 15/059pmGuild X2 - 0Karmine Corp GC
Lower bracket semi-finalTue. 16/056pmAcend Rising2 - 1Guild X
Upper bracket finalTue. 16/059pmBBL Queens2 - 1G2 Gozen
Lower bracket finalSat. 20/056pmAcend Rising0 - 3G2 Gozen
Grand FinalSun. 21/056pmBBL Queens2 - 3G2 Gozen

The Game Changers EMEA Series 1 regular season

Regular season groups

The format of each stage is identical to last year. The tournament is therefore divided into two stages: the group stage and the playoff stage. During the regular season, the teams are divided into two groups of eight.

The sixteen participating teams to the Game Changers EMEA 1 have secured their place by invitation or by qualifying through an Open Qualifier. Here is the composition of the groups for this first tournament of 2023:

  • Group A: UNtapped, G2 Gozen, BBL Queens, NaVi Celestials, FOKUS Sakura, CBA, Alliance.Coven and Rebels Velvet.

  • Group B: Geekay Cherry, Guild X, Falcons Vega, NiP Lightning, Karmine Corp GC, Acend Rising, KPI Shine and Case Hydra.

Distribution of teams in the two groups - Game Changers EMEA 1 - 2023

Regular Season Schedule and Results

The group phase determines the six teams qualified for playoffs. Only the top three teams in each group advance to this stage. Last updated on 9th May.

Group A ranking

  • 1st - BBL Queens: 7-0
  • 2nd - G2 Gozen: 6-1
  • 3rd - CBA: 4-3
  • 4th - Rebels Velvet : 4-3
  • 5th - Alliance Coven: 3-4
  • 6th - UNtapped: 2-5
  • 7th - NaVi Celestials: 1-6
  • 8th - Fokus Sakura: 1-6

Group B ranking

  • 1st - Acend Rising: 7-0
  • 2nd - Karmine Corp GC: 5-2
  • 3rd - Guild X: 5-2
  • 4th - NiP Lightning: 4-3
  • 5th - Case Hydra: 3-4
  • 6th - KPI Shine: 2-5
  • 7th - Geekay Cherry: 1-6
  • 8th - Falcons Vega: 1-6

Scores of Group A matches

This section will be updated as information becomes available. All matches were played.

Mon. 24/04UNtapped0 - 2G2 Gozen
Mon. 24/04BBL Queens2 - 0NaVi Celestials
Mon. 24/04Fokus Sakura1 - 2CBA
Mon. 24/04Alliance.Coven0 - 2Rebels Velvet
Tue. 25/04G2 Gozen2 - 0CBA
Tue. 25/04Fokus Sakura0 - 2Alliance.Coven
Tue. 25/04NaVi Celestials1 - 2UNtapped
Tue. 25/04BBL Queens2 - 1Revels Velvet
Wed. 26/04G2 Gozen2 - 0Alliance.Coven
Wed. 26/04Fokus Sakura0 - 2BBL Queens
Wed. 26/04NaVi Celestials1 - 2Rebels Velvet
Wed. 26/04UNtapped0 - 2CBA
Mon. 01/05G2 Gozen1 - 2BBL Queens
Mon. 01/05UNtappedForfeit victoryRebels Velvet
Mon. 01/05Alliance.Coven2 - 0CBA
Mon. 01/05Fokus Sakura0 - 2NaVi Celestials
Tue. 02/05Fokus Sakura0 - 2Rebels Velvet
Tue. 02/05BBL Queens 2 - 0CBA
Tue. 02/05UNtapped2 - 1Alliance.Coven
Tue. 02/05NaVi Celestials0 - 2G2 Gozen
Mon 08/05NaVi Celestialsvs.CBA
Mon 08/05Rebels Velvet0 - 2G2 Gozen
Mon 08/05BBL Queens2 - 0Alliance.Coven
Mon 08/05UNtapped0 - 2Fokus Sakura
Tue. 09/05Alliance.Coven2 - 0NaVi Celestials
Tue. 09/05G2 Gozen2 - 0 Fokus Sakura
Tue. 09/05Rebels Velvet1 - 2CBA
Tue. 09/05BBL Queens2 - 0 UNtapped

Scores of Group B matches

This section will be updated as information becomes available. All matches were played.

Mon. 24/04Geekay Cherry1 - 2Guild X
Mon. 24/04Falcons Vega2 - 1NiP Lightning
Mon. 24/04Karmine Corp GC0 - 2Acend Rising
Mon. 24/04KPI Shine1 - 2Case Hydra
Tue. 25/04Guild X1 - 2Acend Rising
Tue. 25/04NiP Lightning2 - 0Geekay Cherry
Tue. 25/04Case Hydra2 - 1Falcons Vega
Tue. 25/04KPI Shine1 - 2Karmine Corp GC
Wed. 26/04Acend Rising2 - 0Geekay Cherry
Wed. 26/04Karmine Corp GC2 - 0Falcons Vega
Wed. 26/04NiP Lightning2 - 1Case Hydra
Wed. 26/04KPI Shine0 - 2Guild X
Mon. 01/05Guild X2 - 1Falcons Vega
Mon. 01/05Geekay Cherry1 - 2Case Hydra
Mon. 01/05KPI Shine0 - 2Acend Rising
Mon. 01/05Karmine Corp GC0 - 2 NiP Lightning
Tue. 02/05Guild X2 - 1 NiP Lightning
Tue. 02/05Falcons Vega0 - 2Acend Rising
Tue. 02/05Geekay Cherry1 - 2KPI Shine
Tue. 02/05Case Hydra0 - 2Karmine Corp GC
Mon 08/05Guild X2 - 0Case Hydra
Mon 08/05Acend Rising2 - 1NiP Lightning
Mon 08/05Falcons Vega1 - 2KPI Shine
Mon 08/05Geekay Cherry0 - 2Karmine Corp GC
Tue. 09/05Guild X1 - 2Karmine Corp GC
Tue. 09/05KPI Shine1 - 2NiP Lightning
Tue. 09/05Case Hydra1 - 2Acend Rising
Tue. 09/05Falcons Vega1 - 2Geekay Cherry

To follow the meetings, go to the Twitch channel Valorant EMEA.