Earlier today, Riot announced the 30 teams that will participate in 2023 VCT's international partnered leagues. Teams across the world are rebuilding rosters left and right in preparation for next year's circuit.
VLR.gg has compiled below the roster changes announced by teams in the current APAC, Korea, and Japan regions.
Monday, Sept. 26
- 10:00 p.m. SGT: ex- Orangutan Orangutan Asia-Pacific Rank #20 member Jon "tesseract" Michael Piga has joined Enigma Gaming Enigma Gaming Asia-Pacific Rank #7 . This will be the Filipino player's second South Asian team.
Sunday, Sept. 25
- 9:05 p.m. SGT: Kititkawin "PTC" Rattanasukol has left FULL SENSE FULL SENSE Asia-Pacific Rank #9 and is looking for a new team. PTC was an integral part of the APAC LCQ 2021 winning roster, of which they qualified for Champions.
Saturday, Sept. 24
4:07 to 5:20 p.m. SGT: All of the remaining members of On Sla2ers On Sla2ers Inactive have announced they are looking for a team individually. TS , Bazzi , GodDead , and Estrella are becoming free agents after September, alongside head coach Jaemin who is looking for opportunities.
Friday, Sept. 23
11:18 p.m. SGT: After his teammates blaZek1ng and fl1pzjder announced free agency yesterday, David "tehbotoL" Monangin from BOOM Esports BOOM Esports Asia-Pacific Rank #3 has also followed in suit in exploring his options as a restricted free agent.
/ 8:21 to 10:22 p.m. SGT: Orangutan Orangutan Asia-Pacific Rank #20 has allowed its analyst, Felipe "skye" Skye Lim, and player Arsyad "aduka" Sazali to explore their options as unrestricted free agents. The two joined Orangutan in July, before their campaign in Skyesports Pro Invitational- Season 1. Additionally, inaugural member Prabhdeep "Ghost" Bhatia has also been allowed to explore new options, albeit as a restricted free agent.
/ 1:18 p.m. SGT: Ilya "something" Petrov is looking for a team with international opportunities. Something previously played for Insomnia Insomnia Inactive , BLUE BEES.ESP BLUE BEES.ESP Inactive , and Sengoku Gaming Sengoku Gaming Japan Rank #8 .
12:32 to 9:26 p.m. SGT: Riley "Witz" Go is looking for a team as the Team Secret Team Secret Asia-Pacific Rank #5 player is allowed to explore his options. His teammate Kevin "dispenser" Te is also looking for a team. Both were notably members of Team Secret Team Secret Asia-Pacific Rank #5 and Bren Esports Bren Esports Asia-Pacific Rank #37 .
/ 00:19 a.m. SGT: Joshua "steel" Nissan is seeking opportunities with partnered teams in the Americas league as it was confirmed T1 T1 Korea Rank #3 would be competing and moving to Seoul, South Korea for the Pacific League.
Thursday, Sept. 22
8:36 to 8:43 p.m. SGT: BOOM Esports BOOM Esports Asia-Pacific Rank #3 have allowed Gary "blaZek1ng" Dastin and Saibani "fl1pzjder" Rahmad to explore their options for the 2023 season after the organization didn't make it as a partnership team.
5:05 p.m. SGT: Kim "JinboongE" Jin-won (김진원) announced he is looking for a team. JinboongE famously played for FENNEL FENNEL Inactive , HolyMolly HolyMolly Inactive , TNL Esports TNL Esports Inactive , and World Game Star World Game Star Korea Rank #5 .
12:58 p.m. SGT: Ex- BOBO BOBO Oceania Rank #3 player Noah "Nozz" McClafferty announced that he is looking for offers both in APAC and North America. Nozz also played for Dire Wolves Dire Wolves Inactive , Gravitas Gravitas Inactive , and Bonkers Bonkers Oceania Rank #2 .
8:35 a.m. SGT: Nick "tixx" Quinn is looking for opportunities including inter-regional Challengers opportunity. Tixx most notably played for Bonkers Bonkers Oceania Rank #2 and BOBO BOBO Oceania Rank #3 .
7:32 to 10:52 a.m. SGT: All of ex- ORDER ORDER Inactive members have announced their free agency status and decided to split. Four members have expressed their interest in relocating should the offers arise.
00:28 to 2:48 a.m. SGT: Former CNJ esports CNJ esports Korea Rank #6 members Moothie , Has1ra14 , and head coach TK9 announced their departure from the Korean outfit. Moothie and Has1ra14 expressed their interest in team offers, while TK9 is looking for coaching opportunities.
Wednesday, Sept. 21
9:57 p.m. SGT: Former HolyMolly HolyMolly Inactive player Kim "Harry" Han-kyu (김한규) announced he is looking for a team. Harry also notably played for T1 Korea T1 Korea Inactive , BearClaw Gaming BearClaw Gaming Inactive , and TNL Esports TNL Esports Inactive .
/ 5:00 p.m. SGT: Players Medusa and iNTRO as well as coach koyori announced their departure from REJECT REJECT Japan Rank #4 . Head coach KeNNy stated that Reject were still planning on remaining in Valorant in 2023.
/ 4:22 p.m. SGT: ONIC G ONIC G Inactive has released its roster. The team's coach Martin "Ewok" announced that he is open to head or assistant coach and analyst positions. ONIC G most recently achieved a second-place finish in the APAC LCQ, just short of qualifying for Champions 2022.
Tuesday, Sept. 20
- 4:08 a.m. SGT: Lee "k1Ng" Seung-won (이승원) announced that he is looking for a team. k1Ng most notably played in the first iteration of Vision Strikers Vision Strikers Inactive , before joining On Sla2ers On Sla2ers Inactive on loan for Stages 1 and 2 of the 2022 VCT season.
Monday, Sept. 19
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