The Valorant Champions 2022 will take place in Istanbul
While Riot Games has just announced that the Masters 2 would take place in Copenhagen, the editor of Valorant also took the opportunity to reveal the location of the Valorant Champions. This year they will take place in Turkey, in Istanbul.
The Champions is the final event, the one that brings together the best teams from each region who have given everything to be there. There are sixteen teams competing for the title of Valorant World Champion.
Last year, the competition was held in Reykjavik and had seen Acend triumphs. This year, get ready for a complete change of scenery as the ultimate international event will be held on the other side of the world. It's the Turkey which will host the Champions this year, and more specifically the city ofIstanbul.
The season will therefore end there, from 2nd to 18th September. Ten teams will qualify directly on the basis of points accumulated throughout the season, and six will compete for a place in the Last Chance Qualifier. The latter will take place in August.
According to Riot Games' press release, the aim was to be able to present its biggest international events in public. Does this mean that the event will be attended by the public? We don't know more at the moment, but more information should be given in the next few weeks. Stay tuned!