Welcome to VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023!

Welcome to VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023!

Oceanic esports tournament organiser and broadcaster LetsPlay.Live (LPL) announce their continued partnership with Riot Games as the official regional provider of VALORANT tournaments for 2023 and 2024.

Following on from a successful partnership in 2021 and 2022, the two-year deal will see LPL providing the official global pathway for Oceania-based VALORANT teams and players across 2023 and 2024. LPL will be the official tournament provider and broadcaster of these official events, kicking off their activity with VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023.

VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 will take place over six months across two stages, with a massive $100,000 AUD prize pool split across the two stages of play. Stage 2’s champions will receive an invite to the APAC VALORANT Ascensions tournament, where the top team will join the VALORANT Pacific League.

Open Qualifiers for VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 Stage 1 will be held across 15 - 18 December 2022, with the top 8 teams qualifying for Stage 1. Stage 1 will take place from January through March 2023, with Stage 2 Open Qualifiers taking place in early March. Stage 2 2023 will begin April and conclude in June 2023.

Stage & Broadcast Information

All matches for VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 will be broadcast on twitch.tv/lpl_valorant and twitch.tv/riotgamesoce. For the latest updates and information, follow @LPL_VALORANT on Twitter.

VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 Stage 2
  • Stage 2 Open Qualifiers will be held in early March.
  • The top 2 teams from Open Qualifiers will head into a promotion/relegation series against the bottom 2 teams of Stage 1, held in mid-March.
  • Stage 2 Group Stage will take place between April and June.
  • Come back in the future to find more information about VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 Stage 2.

Want to get involved?

There are three ways you can get involved: as a player, viewer, caster or a volunteer admin!
  • For our players, you will find information on registrations, format, dates & times under Stage Information.
  • For our viewers, you will be able to follow along with your favourite teams & players on their VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 journey on the official LetsPlay.Live Valorant Twitch channel and Riot Games OCE Twitch channel.
  • For the aspiring casters, our VALORANT Challengers Oceania 2023 Stage 1 Open Qualifiers will be open to casters in our Community Caster programme. Want to cast one of the Open Qualifier matches? Make sure you're involved! For more information head here.
  • For anyone who lives and breathes VALORANT, and wants to help us deliver an exceptional tournament, please fill in a volunteer admin application here. We can't wait to meet you and welcome you into the LetsPlay.Live family!