Oderus joined the team in October, replacing the outgoing Anthony "vanity" Malaspina, who had joined Cloud9 Blue Cloud9 Blue North America Rank #4 . After a three-month absence from competition, Version1 debuted their new roster in the NA Last Chance Qualifier, competing for NA's last qualification spot for Champions. Version1 lost to the tournament's eventual winner Cloud9 Blue in their opening match, but were able to rebound in the lower bracket by eliminating FaZe Clan FaZe Clan North America Rank #6 . However, a defeat to XSET XSET North America Rank #5 shattered any hopes of qualifying for Champions, marking the end of their run in official Riot tournaments for the remainder of the year.
Despite their most recent performance, Version1 found success in the NSG: Winter Championship: Open 4, winning the tournament with a 2-0 sweep against TSM Academy TSM Academy North America Rank #20 in the grand final. Shortly after, Version1 competed in the Valorant Elite Showdown, exiting early with a first round loss to Knights Knights North America Rank #26 in the competition's playoff stage.