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 #1 bang Sean Bezerra Cryocells Matthew Panganiban stellar Brenden McGrath Derrek Derrek Ha Asuna Peter Mazuryk vs. Group A Seed #2 ( Acend Acend Europe Rank #10 ALIVE Gilad Hakim musashi Alessio Xhaferi Br0die Jack Emmott baddyG Kamil Graniczka B3ASTM0D3 Ivan Ledić MONSTEERR Ondřej Petrů or Papara SuperMassive Papara SuperMassive Europe Rank #14 sterben Emre Demirci CyderX Caner Demir Elite Efe Teber Burzzy Burak Özveren Izzy Baran Yılmaz )
- Envy Envy Inactive Marved Jimmy Nguyen Victor Victor Wong crashies Austin Roberts FNS Pujan Mehta yay Jaccob Whiteaker vs. Sentinels Sentinels North America Rank #16 pANcada Bryan Luna Marved Jimmy Nguyen TenZ Tyson Ngo dephh Rory Jackson zekken Zachary Patrone Sacy Gustavo Rossi
- Vision Strikers Vision Strikers Inactive stax Kim Gu-taek (김구택) Rb Goo Sang-Min (구상민) Zest Kim Ki-seok (김기석) BuZz Yu Byung-chul (유병철) MaKo Kim Myeong-gwan (김명관) vs. Group C Seed #2 ( Gambit Esports Gambit Esports Inactive Redgar Igor Vlasov Chronicle Timofey Khromov d3ffo Nikita Sudakov sheydos Bogdan Naumov nAts Ayaz Akhmetshin or Crazy Raccoon Crazy Raccoon Japan Rank #2 popogachi Souta Morita Meiy Ibuki Seki Medusa An Min-cheol makiba Miyamoto Akatsuki neth Yusuke Matsuda )
- G2 Esports G2 Esports Inactive vs. KRÜ Esports KRÜ Esports Latin America South Rank #2 keznit Angelo Mori NagZ Juan Pablo Lopez Klaus Nicolas Ferrari Melser Marco Eliot Machuca Amaro DaveeyS Santiago Galvis Ruiz axeddy Carlos Alberto