Chiefs | October 16, 2020

The Chiefs are excited to announce the Men Expert VALORANT Invitational. The event will see the top 8 teams in the Oceanic region battle it out over one action-packed weekend for their share of the $10,000 prize.

  • Dates: November 6th – 8th
  • Format: Groups -> Double Elimination
  • Teams: 8 Teams
  • Participation: Invitation Only
  • Prize Pool: $10,000 AUD + 5x Intel Gaming PCs
    • 1st Place – $6,000 + 5x Intel Gaming PCs
    • 2nd Place – $3,000
    • 3rd Place – $1,000

The production of the main broadcast will be led by Josh ‘Swifty’ Swift from Go Next Media and secondary stream options will be available for community casters to ensure all matches have a broadcast.


Friday 6th November – Day #1:
6:00PM – 10:00PM AEDT
Groups Stage (BO1) – 2x Groups of 4 teams (top 2 from each progress)

Saturday 7th November – Day #2:
12:00PM – 7:00PM AEDT
Double Elimination (BO3) – UB1, UBF / LB1 (top 3 progress to Finals)

Sunday 8th November – Day #3:
12:00PM – 7:00PM AEDT
Finals (BO3) – Lower Bracket Final, Grand Final

“We’ve wanted to run a VALORANT event for months now and are excited to finally unveil our efforts” said Nick Bobir, CEO of The Chiefs. “Further building on our commitment to community events that we’ve established with the Men Expert Warzone Challenge tournaments; we decided this was a great way to support a new esports title and in particular one that we hope to soon be involved in more directly. We’ll be watching very closely for a team that we may want to recruit going into 2021.”

Keep your eyes out for ways that participating viewers can win a range of prizes, including your own custom Intel VALORANT PC.

Teams will receive their invites over the coming week and community casters that would like to express interest in broadcasting some matches can contact The Chiefs at