Ash Winder and Banana Culture have announced the invites for the A.W Extreme Masters Asia Invitational. Teams from South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong and Thailand will compete online alongside the four Japanese teams that qualified via the A.W. Pro Invitational.
The Asia Invitational is set to be the most ambitious international competition in Valorant to date, featuring a $50,000 USD prize pool. Fans will be clamoring for a potential rematch between JUPITER JUPITER Asia-Pacific Rank #1 and Vision Strikers Vision Strikers Korea Rank #1 , the kings of Japan and Korea respectively. The pair recently clashed in the AfreecaTV Asia Showdown, with Vision Strikers coming out on top 2-0.
The following teams will compete in the Asia Invitational:
- T1 Korea T1 Korea Korea Rank #4
- No Mercy No Mercy Korea Rank #3
- Cloud9 Korea Cloud9 Korea Korea Rank #5
- Vision Strikers Vision Strikers Korea Rank #1
- ahq e-Sports Club ahq e-Sports Club Asia-Pacific Rank #5
- Team SMG Team SMG Asia-Pacific Rank #56
- Only One Word Only One Word Asia-Pacific Rank #53
- Attack All Around Attack All Around Asia-Pacific Rank #3
- JUPITER JUPITER Asia-Pacific Rank #1
- DeToNator DeToNator Asia-Pacific Rank #8
- REJECT REJECT Asia-Pacific Rank #22
- DetonatioN Gaming DetonatioN Gaming Asia-Pacific Rank #34