Riot have announced ORDER ORDER Oceania Rank #1 and Chiefs ESC Chiefs ESC Oceania Rank #2 will both be unable to compete in the upcoming North American Last Chance Qualifier — the final North American and only Oceanic event in the 2021 Champions Tour season.
Both of the Oceanic teams were set to make their Champions Tour debut at the Last Chance Qualifier, the only qualifying path for the region in the circuit. The event was set to be another watershed event for the Oceanic region, with Chiefs signing the former PEACE PEACE Inactive roster in the weeks prior to the event.
Rounding out the post is an announcement of the event's format, which will revert to an eight-team bracket. It is unknown if the bracket will become fully double-elimination, with the previous 10-team modified double-elimination bracket coming under heavy fire from the community.