VCT Ascension EMEA 2023: Teams, schedule, where to watch, and more

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VCT Ascension EMEA 2023: Teams, schedule, where to watch, and more

Ten tier-2 teams from the EMEA region will heat up the VCT Ascension EMEA 2023

The highly esteemed EMEA region finally has an Ascension tournament in 2023 after FOKUS was selected as the play-ins champion. The prevailing squad of this event will see themselves securing a spot in Valorant’s international leagues. The group stage of this exciting tournament will take place between the 30th of June to the 4th of July, while the playoffs are set to be held from July 13th to July 16th.


This article aims to inform you of all the necessary details of this event, including the schedule. 

VCT Ascension EMEA Stream – Where to Watch

The group stage matches will take place around the following times – 21:00 BST,  23:00 BST, and 00:00 BST. Be sure to tune in to these streams to enjoy an amazing atmosphere complimented by a lively audience.

VCT Ascension EMEA – List of Teams

We are really excited about the names that have surfaced on the list of this event’s participants. Each of the teams contains highly competent players capable of putting on an absolute show. This VCT Ascension EMEA 2023 surely will be a tense tournament.

Group A:

  1. Ascend
  2. SAW
  3. CGN Esports
  4. Dsyre
  5. Digital Athletics

Group B:

  1. Gentle Mates
  2. Apeks
  3. Fokus
  4. Team Falcons
  5. Case Esports

VCT Ascension EMEA – Prize

The champion will qualify for the 2024 & 2025 Valorant EMEA League. The total prize money in US Dollars is yet to be announced.

VCT Ascension EMEA – Format

Teams from the two round-robin format groups will compete in the group stage, with all matches being best-of-three. The top two teams from each group advance to the playoffs, while the others are eliminated. The playoffs will be held in a double-elimination bracket, with all matches being best-of-three as well. Finally, the lower-bracket Final and Grand Final are exciting best-of-5 matches.

VCT Ascension EMEA – Schedule

Group Stage

Day 1 – June 30

  • CASE vs AKS – 21:05 BST
  • ACE vs DA – 21:10 BST
  • SZ vs BONK – 23:00 BST
  • FLC vs M8 – 23:20 BST

Day 2 – July 1

  • ACE vs CGN – 21:05 BST
  • M8 vs CASE – 21:05 BST
  • AKS vs FKS – 23:35 BST
  • SAW vs DA – 00:55 BST

Day 3 – July 2

  • SAW vs CGN – 21:00 BST
  • M8 vs FKS – 21:00 BST
  • DSY vs ACE – 00:00 BST
  • FLC vs CASE – 00:00 BST

Day 4 – July 3

  • SAW vs DSY – 21:00 BST
  • FLC vs FKS – 21:00 BST
  • DA vs CGN – 00:00 BST
  • M8 vs AKS – 00:00 BST

Day 5 – July 4

  • DSY vs DA – 21:00 BST
  • FLC vs AKS – 21:00 BST
  • SAW vs ACE – 00:00 BST
  • CASE vs FKS – 00:00 BST

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VCT Ascension EMEA 2023: Teams, schedule, where to watch, and more
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