VCT 2021: Stage 3 Masters to be held in Berlin

Riot Games shared plans for the development of the VALORANT esports ecosystem. The developers have announced that VCT 2021: Stage 3 Masters will be held in Berlin, Germany. The championship itself will be held from 9 to 19 September.

Interestingly, the tournament will host 16 teams at once, while VCT 2021: Stage 2 Masters - Reykjavík, which has not even started yet, accepts only ten teams. According to Riot, this move is aimed at attracting teams from different regions, such as the CIS and Turkey.

VCT 2021: Stage 3 Masters promises to be the largest tournament in the discipline to date. To match this epicness, Riot selected the venue for the Verti Music Hall, which also hosted the 2019 League of Legends World Championship group stage. It can accommodate over 4,300 people.

It is currently unknown if fans will be able to attend the Berlin event. Everything will depend on the development of events in the health sector, as well as on the recommendations of the WHO.

The upcoming VALORANT Champions Tour 2021: Stage 3 Masters will partner with HyperX, Secretlab, Verizon and Red Bull. The final prize pool is still unknown. However, over 2,000 VCT 2021 - Circuit Point Standings will be drawn at the tournament. The winner of the championship will also receive a seat in VALORANT Champions 2021, the final tournament of the series, which will take place from November 29 to December 12.