The playoffs seeding for the Valorant Champions Tour Stage 3: Masters Berlin has been officially revealed by Riot, accompanied by a reveal video originally meant to feature the reactions of multiple players in the event.
As stated in the format reveal article posted weeks prior, the playoffs seeding consists of two pools of teams: The upper bracket winners of each group as well as the lower bracket winners of each group. The four teams proceeding from the upper bracket will be randomly assigned a team from the pool from the lower bracket, which will determine the eight-team single-elimination bracket.
The playoffs bracket's opening matches will be as such:
- 100 Thieves 100 Thieves North America Rank #2 vs. Group A Seed #2 ( Acend Acend Europe Rank #3 or SuperMassive Blaze SuperMassive Blaze Europe Rank #12 )
- Envy Envy North America Rank #3 vs. Sentinels Sentinels North America Rank #1
- Vision Strikers Vision Strikers Korea Rank #1 vs. Group C Seed #2 ( Gambit Esports Gambit Esports Europe Rank #1 or Crazy Raccoon Crazy Raccoon Asia-Pacific Rank #3 )
- G2 Esports G2 Esports Europe Rank #7 vs. KRÜ Esports KRÜ Esports Latin America South Rank #1