VCT Ascension 2023 Pacific: Schedule, Format, Qualified Teams, and more: The stage is set for the highly anticipated Valorant Champions Tour (VCT) Ascension 2023 in the Pacific region. Ten elite teams are preparing for intense battles in Bangkok, Thailand, starting on June 28th. Let’s take a look at what we know about the upcoming event.
VCT Ascension 2023 Pacific: Participating Teams
The tournament will feature ten teams divided into two groups: Group Alpha and Group Omega.
- Dplus (Korea)
- SCARZ (Japan)
- Orangutan (South Asia)
- Bonkers (Oceania)
- Bleed Esports (Malaysia & Singapore)
- NAOS Esport (Philippines)
- BOOM Esports (Indonesia)
- XERXIA (Thailand)
- Fancy United Esports (Vietnam)
- ONE Team Esports (Hong Kong & Taiwan)
VCT Ascension 2023 Pacific Format
The group stage will run from June 28th to July 4th and follow a round-robin format. Each team will compete in a best-of-three (Bo3) series against every other team in their respective group. The top three teams from each group will advance to the playoffs, with the group winners securing a direct path to the semifinals.
The playoffs, starting on July 7th, will feature a single-elimination format. The second and third-placed teams from each group will enter the quarterfinals, while the group winners will proceed to the semifinals. All matches in the playoffs, except for the grand finals, will be best-of-three, and the grand finals will be a best-of-five series.
Tickets for the event are available for purchase on the Ticketmelon website. Although group stage tickets have already sold out, playoff tickets are still available, starting at $5. The tournament will take place at the Pullman Grande Sukhumvit Hotel and Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Hall 8.
Where to Watch?
For fans unable to attend the event, the matches can be watched on the main Twitch and YouTube channels of VCT Pacific, which will provide English commentary. Alternative streams in various Asian languages, including Korean, Hindi, and Japanese, will also be available on the same platforms.
The tournament promises thrilling Valorant action as these talented teams compete for victory and a chance to establish themselves as the top team in the Pacific region.
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