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Squashed Bugs and Failed Cheater Comebacks - Valorant Beta Summary

Entelarmer, yesterday, 14:11

Riot Games has provided ingraphics to sum up Valorant beta. For almost two months the creators fixed a lot of bugs, and thousands of banned chaters failed to get back on servers.

Valorant Gets Release Date

Froozyy, 21 May 2020, 18:26

We just got to know the official launch date of Riot Games's new online shooter Valorant. The game will be available for everyone in most regions of the world early next month. New content is also to be released soon.

Valorant - Almost 9,000 Cheaters Banned; Salinity Rises Across the Web

Aquma, 13 May 2020, 11:38

One of the creators of the online shooter Valorant informed that Riot Games has banned first cheaters. So far almost 9 thousand cheaters have been taken out.

Valorant - More Problems With Anti-cheat, This Time it Freezes PCs

Aquma, 07 May 2020, 15:24

Valorant's anti-cheat system Vanguard blocks important programs on some users' computers. Sometimes it slows down or completely freezes the PC. In rare cases, the effects of using the app can be even more serious.

Valorant has a Hitbox Problem, Players are Analyzing

Froozyy, 04 May 2020, 17:30

Valorant's players have noticed that one of the characters available in the game has a badly programmed hitbox. Hits to the area around the character's arm, for example, are counted as headshots.

Valorant - 5 Changes Demanded by Players

Froozyy, 30 April 2020, 16:20

Valorant has been in closed beta for over three weeks now. Players started noticing the shortcomings of the game and demand changes and new elements. We have gathered several of their proposals in this message.

Twitch is Fed Up With Valorant Key Farm, Changes the Rules

Froozyy, 29 April 2020, 15:36

The controversial practices of Twitch streamers have led to the introduction of new rules on so-called „drops” on the platform. From now on, adding the possibility of e.g. access to Valorant's tests while transmitting replays will have considerable consequences.

Valorant - Anticheat Gets an Icon on Taskbar; Riot Changes System

Aquma, 29 April 2020, 12:12

Developers from Riot Games introduced a number of changes to Vanguard - Valorant's anti-cheat protection. The app received an icon in the Windows notification area and will inform users about blocked programs.

Controversy Over Valorant Streams, Twitch Frenzy Continues

Froozyy, 22 April 2020, 17:57

After the second week of Valorant's closed beta, the game still boasts huge Twitch coverage. This is due to new streamer practices and the controversial way of granting access to tests.

Shroud on CS:GO vs. Valorant: Valve Did Nothing for Years

Froozyy, 20 April 2020, 17:15

Popular streamer Michael „Shroud” Grzesiek spoke about the compatition between CS:GO and Valorant. According to the Shroud, Valve realized that over the past few years they could do nothing, because there was no competition on the market. Now that the shooter from Riot Games has appeared, the devs have decided to introduce some important updates, and the biggest ones are probably still ahead of us.

Valorant - Devs Offer $100,000 for Finding a Gap in Anti-cheat

Froozyy, 18 April 2020, 22:59

Riot Games offers up to $100,000 to those who would find gaps in Valorant's anti-cheat software. Different error levels were set, with $25,000 being offered for the lowest tier.

Valorant - Connecting Phone to PC Freezes Anti-cheat

Froozyy, 17 April 2020, 21:27

One of the streamers, while playing Valorant, experienced a situation where after connecting the phone to the PC, the game's anti-cheat hung up and forced the application to restart. After restarting the game, the player still couldn't log in to his account.

Valorant - Anti-cheat Launches on PC Startup

AlexB, 14 April 2020, 19:33

The anti-cheat security in Valorant from Riot Games is very controversial. It launches when the system starts up and works at the kernel level of the operating system, which means it has extensive administrative rights. Moreover, Reddit users report that it causes some problems in other games.

First Cheater Banned in Valorant

Lazlo, 11 April 2020, 16:39

The creators of the game imposed the first ban for the use of prohibited game aids. It took the hackers only a few days to crack Valorant, but Riot Games calms the community and claims to be prepared for the situation.

Valorant Helped Twitch Break a Record

Froozyy, 08 April 2020, 14:02

Yesterday, Twitch broke a historical record. The launch of Valorant's closed beta tests attracted more than 1.7 million viewers. This was enough for the total number of people watching streams on the platform to exceed 4 million.

Valorant - How to Get Into Beta; Tests Launch Today

Froozyy, 07 April 2020, 13:46

Today, the closed beta tests of Valanort, the new online shooter from the creators of LoL, will begin. Those who have not yet received access to them will now get a second chance. By linking our Riot account with Twitch and watching selected streamers, we will be able to grab one of several thousand access keys.

Valorant Beta: Devs Warn That Tests May be Problematic

Aquma, 07 April 2020, 13:22

Developers at Riot Games warn that the soon-to-be-launched beta-tests of Valorant can be quite problematic. Players should expect lags and other difficulties, as creating networking structures and testing is currently hampered by the global coronavirus pandemic.

Controversial Streamer Suggests Valorant is Boring

Aquma, 06 April 2020, 10:28

The well-known streamer Dr. Disrespect recently criticized and mocked Valorant - the shooter from the creators of League of Legends several times. It seems that he did not like the new FPS from Riot Games.

Valorant is a Mix of CS:GO and Rainbow Six: Siege, Not Overwatch Clone

Froozyy, 04 April 2020, 15:52

After the dumping of yesterday's materials from the new Valorant online shooter, we can finally determine exactly what game it will be. Contrary to appearances, it does not resemble Overwatch, but rather a combination of CS:GO and Rainbow Six: Siege. The title is primarily to focus on the tactical sense of the player, knowledge of maps and weapons.

Valorant Only on PC For Now; Controllers Without Aiming Assistance

Froozyy, 04 April 2020, 15:34

Developers from Riot Games confirmed that as far as Valorant is concerned, for the time being they will focus exclusively on PCs. The game may be ported to other platforms in the future.

One Milion Viewers is Watching Valorant Gameplays on Twitch

Froozyy, 03 April 2020, 21:08

Since 10:00 am PT on Twitch you can watch gameplays from the latest Riot Games title - Valorant. The footage from the online shooter attracted the attention of almost a million viewers at once.

Shroud Claims Other Shooters are Thrash Compared to Valorant

Froozyy, 02 April 2020, 18:15

One of the most popular streamers after playing Valorant's beta said that the rest of the games are thrash and don't give him as much fun as the new title from Riot Games.

Riot Games Reveals Closed Beta Schedule of Valorant

Entelarmer, 30 March 2020, 21:03

Riot Games has announced the start date of Valorant's beta tests. We will get a chance to test the new team FPS with Overwatch-like heroes next week.

Valorant Without Lootboxes and Pay to Win

Laty, 06 March 2020, 10:25

The team working on Valorant provided details of the microtransaction system. The creators of League of Legends have still not revealed the release date of their latest title.

Valorant - PC Hardware Requirements

Froozyy, 02 March 2020, 14:08

Riot Games has released the official PC hardware requirements for Valorant. As announced, the game can be launched on virtually any hardware.