About the game
Valorant is a multiplayer tactical FPS created by Riot Games. In it, the players can choose one of the numerous agents with special abilities and fight it out in the classic competitive shooter format.
Riot Games ban almost 9,000 Valorant cheaters, proceed to troll them
Valorant's anti-cheat has been the subject of controversy but also seems to its job well. A Riot Games developer announced that just under 9,000 accounts were banned and then proceeded to dunk on them in a followup tweet.
Valorant's latency problems to be fixed as more data centers come online
Valorant players have been reporting higher latencies as of late, prompting Riot Games' to explain the issue and outline their plan for server expansion.
Valorant battle pass will not arrive in closed beta
Riot Games revealed more about their monetisation plans for Valorant, expanded on the state of the store and noted that we will not see a battle pass until release.
Sinatraa leaving Overwatch for Valorant
In an unexpected turn of events, popular Overwatch pro Sinatraa has announced leaving the game for Valorant pastures and the Sentinel esports organisation.
Fix for Valorant FPS loss is on the way
Riot Games deployed a patch to Valorant recently with balance and a few other changes but an unintentional one came along as players saw major FPS drops in the game. The team confirmed they are close to releasing a fix for this.
Valorant's Vanguard anti-cheat tweaked by Riot Games
Following a number of accusations for everything from spying on users to diabolical plans for world domination, Riot made some changes to their Vanguard anti-cheat system.
Valorant's next agent is likely Sabine, the Vampire
Riot Games stated that Valorant will get two additional agents and one map by the time the game sees full release. So far, it looks like Sabine, the Vampire is the closest one to a finished state.
Raze got nerfed, Sage altered in Valorant patch
Ever since Riot Games introduced Raze to Valorant, there has been an outcry about her abilities and now she has been nerfed. Additionally, one of the strongest agents, Sage, has seen some much needed changes.
Riot outlining Valorant's esports ecosystem after overwhelming interest
Riot Games have already started outlining the plans for Valorant's esports ecosystem and while it may seem too early, the company says the interest is overwhelming.
Prove that Valorant's anti-cheat is malicious and win up to $100K
A lot has been said about Valorant's anti-cheat system recently, with some going as far as to call it malware, but Riot put their money where their mouth is and posted a lavish bug bounty on HackerOne.