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Riot Games Officially Launches Valorant Act II This Week

Riot Games Officially Launches Valorant Act II This Week

Its time for Valortant to move onto the next chapter as Riot Games has officially launched Act II into the game this week. Along with the brand new agent in Killjoy being introduced last week, this act will be bringing a new Battlepass full of exclusive unlockables for everyone to obtain, a new skinline the […]

Riot Games Reveals Valorants Next Agent With Killjoy

Riot Games Reveals Valorant's Next Agent With Killjoy

Riot Games revealed today that the next new agent to come to Valorant will be a German genius tinkerer known as Killjoy. This is more of a lockdown character as you'll be using her to take over key areas of the map ahead of time and make sure anyone that enters them pays a hefty […]

Riot Games &#038 PAX Arena Will Host A $25K Valorant Invitational

Riot Games & PAX Arena Will Host A $25K Valorant Invitational

Some cool news for Valorant players as Riot Games has partnered up with the PAX Arena to host a $250k invitational tournament. The event is being called the PAX Arena Valorant Invitational Powered By Seagate, and it will run from July 22nd-26th as part of Riot's first Ignition Series of tournaments. The event will bring […]

Nerd Street Gamers Announces Valorant Showdown Event

Nerd Street Gamers Announces Valorant Showdown Event

Nerd Street Gamers along with T1 have announced a new esports event as the Valorant Showdown event will happen over the next two weeks. The event will be part of the Ignition Series and will take place over two weekends happening from June 20-21, then culminating between June 26-28. The tournament prize pool, which will […]

Riot Games Has Officially Launched Valorant Today

Riot Games Has Officially Launched Valorant Today

This morning, Riot Games officially launched Valorant for everyone to play for free, along with a brand new trailer for the game. The much talked about 5v5 first-person tactical shooter has been all the rage on Twitch the last couple months as players have been beta testing the game with audiences watching it in droves. […]

Riot Games Shows Off A New Map For Valorants Launch

Riot Games Shows Off A New Map For Valorant's Launch

As Riot Games prepares to release Valorant onto the public, the devs have revealed a brand new map on the way. The map is being called Ascent, and as you can see has a lot more complexity to it than the one players have been using in the testing phase. Just looking at the map […]

Riot Games Updates Their Figures From Valorants Closed Beta

Riot Games Updates Their Figures From Valorant's Closed Beta

This morning, Riot Games announced updated figures from the recently ended closed beta period for Valorant. According to their info, over the course of the game's two-month beta period, an average of nearly three million players logged on daily. Those who couldn't play watched on several social gaming platforms, watching a total of more than […]

Valorant Gets An Official Release Date For June 2nd 2020

Valorant Gets An Official Release Date For June 2nd, 2020

Riot Games dropped a nice little bombshell on everyone today as they revealed that Valorant will be released on June 2nd, 2020. The news came down this morning on Twitter as Executive Producer Anna Donlon and Game Director Joe Zeigler started talking to fans in a video shot from their respective homes. In what started […]

Riot Games Pledges To Curb Valorant Harassment After Dev Post

Riot Games Pledges To Curb Valorant Harassment After Dev Post

It doesn't matter what multiplayer game you play, you're going to find harassment, and Valorant is no exception. We've been playing the beta ourselves for a couple of weeks now, and it seems every other game comes with the complimentary jerk who is there to remind you how much of a n00b you are followed […]

ESPN Will Host The Valorant Invitational On April 20th

ESPN Will Host The Valorant Invitational On April 20th

One of the first major esports competitions for Valorant has been set up as ESPN will broadcast the Valorant Invitational on April 20th. The announcement was made on ESPN Esports' Twitter account, in what's being called "the most ambitious crossover in esports history." Considering the game is still in open beta and Riot Games hasn't […]

Riot Games Is Offering A Bounty To Find Exploits In Valorant

Riot Games Is Offering A Bounty To Find Exploits In Valorant

If you can find a way to hack into Valorant or find any kind of exploit in the game, the folks at Riot Games are willing to pay a bounty. The company has already been testing a lot of things out with its current open beta, most notably the anti-cheating system. Which we hilariously got […]

Watch A Valorant Cheater Get Banned During A Livestream

Watch A Valorant Cheater Get Banned During A Livestream

In case anyone had any question as to whether or not Riot Games would tolerate cheaters in Valorant, we have an answer. The company caught a lot of people's attention with their new free-to-play 5-v-5 multiplayer first-person shooter, and have been running a beta for the game in recent weeks to test out the bugs […]

The Valorant Closed Beta Sets New Twitch Viewership Record

The Valorant Closed Beta Sets New Twitch Viewership Record

Riot Games has a little to celebrate this week when it comes to Valorant as the game has set some new records for itself during the closed beta. According to Riot Games, their first-person tactical shooter broke Twitch's single-day hours watched record in a single game category. This was accomplished within the first hours of […]

Riot Games Announces A Closed Beta For Valorant

Riot Games Announces A Closed Beta For "Valorant"

Riot Games surprised fans this morning with the news that Valorant will be getting a closed beta, happening much sooner than we thought. The beta itself will be limited to players in Europe, Canada, Russia, Turkey, and the United States. The company did acknowledge there may be a bigger rollout later, but for testing purposes, […]

Riot Games Quietly Reveals A Valorant Gameplay Video

Riot Games Quietly Reveals A "Valorant" Gameplay Video

Riot Games did something a little un-Riot Games of themselves by quietly revealing a gameplay trailer for Valorant over the weekend. Despite the fact that the company had access to C2E2 2020 and PAX East 2020 over the weekend, both viable venues for an announcement drop, even if they weren't there, the company chose to […]