Today is Version1’s first match of the VALORANT Champions Tour Major in Reykjavík, Iceland! V1 faces off against Japan’s Crazy Racoons at 12:30PM CT!  


The Masters is Riot Games’ first-ever VALORANT LAN event and one of the first major LAN events in professional esports since last year. V1, alongside Sentinels, are representing the North American region of the VCT. The other eight teams competing represent Europe, Brazil, Latin America, Japan, Korea and Turkey. Overall, NA and Europe are considered favorites with teams from Europe, Asia and Brazil on the upswing.     


While the V1 team is on the road in Iceland, fans in the U.S. can participate in the Masters action and cheer on Version1 at different watch parties around the country and enter to win special prizes during a week-long giveaway. 

To learn more and stay up to date on all things V1ceLANd, bookmark the V1CELAND landing page 


Watch Parties 

Local: Minnesota Version1 fans can gather in person for today’s match at 12:30 at Waconia Brewing Company for match one against the Crazy Raccoons. Wear your Version1 gear, come for the match and stay for fan giveaways. We hope to see you there! 

National: Version1 partnered with Nerd Street Gamers to co-host several watch parties around the country for today’s match! Version1 will be on the big screen at Localhost DenverLocalhost Austin, and Localhost Philadelphia 

More information about these watch parties can be found here 


Fan giveaways 

To celebrate Masters Reykjavík, Version1 is giving away some amazing fan prizes, including a V1 jersey signed by the VALORANT team, a X Rocker gaming chair and the limited edition V1 cat ears accessory and more. Fans can enter to win these prizes up to 10:00PM central on May 30 at this website 


Limited edition merch 

Celebrate V1ceLANd and wear this moment on your sleeve by purchasing the limited edition V1ceLAND t-shirt available now in the Version1 merch shop. Use code V1CELAND to get 10 percent off anything you purchase from the V1 store in honor of our trip to the VCT Masters.  


Where to watch. Version1 is bringing back its staff co-stream for Masters week! V1 staffers Amy Paschke and Tyler Birschbach will be live on Version1’s Twitch about an hour before V1 matches this week, then again after each match to recap and breakdown what’s next for the squad.  

You can watch all of Masters week matches at ValorantEsports.com or Valorant’s Twitch channel