G2 Gozen has defeated Shopify Rebellion GC at the Grand Final of the Valorant Champions Tour 2022: Game Changers Championship with the score of 3:2.
G2 lost on the first two maps, Pearl (9:13), and Bind (9:13), but turned the tide of the game on Ascent (13:3) crushing Shopify Rebellion GC on Icebox (13:2) and Breeze (13:5).
G2 Gozen became the world champion and took home $180,000 in prize money. Shopify Rebellion GC took the second place and received $110,000. Silver medalists competed in the Grand Final without a coach, who received a disciplinary punishment for an indecent gesture towards opponents.
VCT 2022 GC Championship took place from 15 to 20 November in Berlin. Eight teams from all over the world competed for a $500,000 prize pool. The championship became the first international LAN event for female lineups in the history of the discipline.
VCT 2022 GC Championship results and prize pool
1st - $180,000 - G2 Gozen
2nd - $110,000 - Shopify Rebellion GC
3rd - $80,000 - Team Liquid Brazil
4th - $50,000 - Cloud9 White
5th-6th - $25,000 - X10 Sapphire and Guild X
7th-8th - $15,000 - KRÜ Fem and FENNEL Female