VALORANT is a new 5v5 free to play multiplayer first-person shooter game that went live a few minutes ago. Game’s beta version was launched on April 7, 2020. There are two teams, attack and defend, the attacking team has a bomb, called “Spike” and they need to plant it on the Bomb-Site. If the offensive team detonates the bomb in the given place, they gain one point. However, if the defensive team manages to defuse the bomb or defend their place, they gain one point.
Game is pretty similar to Counter-Strike Global Offensive. A total of 24 rounds are played in this game, after 12 matches/rounds, the teams switch places. It was developed by Riot Games. VALORANT is more than guns and bullets, it has armed agents with special abilities, each agent has unique abilities. According to the developer of this game:
Creativity is your greatest weapon.
On what platforms VALORANT is releasing?
It will be available on PC, so PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS. However, today it only released for the PC platform, soon it will be available for android users too.
Will it be Cross-Playable?
Sadly, no it won’t be cross-playable, PC platform players can only play with other PC players. Cross-Play functionality won’t be available on this game.
Is Valorant Free?
It’s a free, multiplayer first-person 5v5 tac-shooter shooter game. Episode 1: Ignition is the first season of the game, which released today. After signing up, you will gain access to your agent, game modes, and map. Also, if you were in the closed beta program, you will be getting bonuses in-game.
VALORANT is LIVE in Europe, Turkey, MENA, Russia, and CIS countries. pic.twitter.com/uAmu2bF1xa— VALORANT (@PlayVALORANT) June 2, 2020
How to download it?
Since Valorant is on the Microsoft Windows platform, it is downloadable from its official website.
- Open their official website.
- Click on Play now.
- Download the client.
- The client’s size is about 70mb.
- After installing the client, install the game from it.
- About 7GB is required for the game.
|CPU||Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 3.0GHz / AMD Phenom 8750 Triple-Core|
|Graphics||AMD Intel HD Graphics 3000 Desktop or NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT|
|RAM||4 GB RAM|
|Storage||7.6 GB Hard drive space|
Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios.
When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games