FaZe dominate, TenZ and Sentinels excel in first weekend of VALORANT Masters

Brian BencomoNews & Events


The first weekend of the VALORANT Champions Tour NA Masters was a sight to behold, with several thrilling matches. After the first four days of competition, here’s where the eight teams that competed stand when the tournament resumes Thursday: Winner’s final: FaZe Clan vs. Sentinels Elimination matches: Gen.G vs. 100 Thieves and Team Envy vs. Luminosity Gaming Eliminated teams: XSET … Read More

North American VALORANT Masters Power Rankings

Brian BencomoNews & Events

Valorant power rankings

This is it! It’s finally time for the first North American VALORANT Masters tournament, operated by Nerd Street Gamers, in the 2021 VALORANT Champions Tour. After three arduous rounds of qualifying, the eight teams competing at Masters have proven to be the best squads in North America. On March 21, one of them will be crowned the best team in … Read More

VALORANT Champions Tour: How Envy, Sentinels, Immortals and XSET qualified for Masters

Brian BencomoNews & Events

VALORANT Champions Tour

The Valorant Champions Tour is well underway with four teams earning their spot for the Masters tournament in March after finishing as the top four teams in the second Challengers open qualifier. Eight teams will ultimately qualify for Masters, with the next four qualifying after the third Challengers open qualifier, which will be broadcast by Nerd Street Gamers this weekend. … Read More

XSET making their mark through VALORANT success, commitment to diversity

Brian BencomoNews & Events


When VALORANT esports events started popping up last year, XSET was largely unknown. Many of the teams that esports fans were familiar with started announcing rosters and entering tournaments. Household names such as Sentinels, Cloud9, TSM, Immortals and Envy were considered to be among the top teams going into the NA Valorant Champions Tour.  XSET, on the other hand, was … Read More