With the community buzzing, VALORANT is enjoying a new wave of content. Accordingly, VALORANT Patch 4.0 is live and there is a tonne to discuss below. Indeed, read on as we fill you in on all of the massive changes below!
VALORANT Patch 4.0 – A Quick Summary
In this particular article, we’ll focus on changes which impact competitive games. Accordingly, here’s what you need to know:
- New Agent Neon – with her shocking abilities and insane pace, Neon has been added to roster as mentioned in previous articles. Feel free to revisit her abilities on the Riot Games page here.
- Competitive Tuning – to try reduce smurfing, players must have reached at least level 20, maps will be randomized and future changes to stop insta-locking
- Map Changes – both Bind and Breeze have enjoyed changes near the A bomb sites, with the aim of making entrance and defence more viable
- Weapon Balancing – firstly, melee has been made easier. Meanwhile the Spectre has been knifed somewhat, while the Ares, Guardian and Bulldog have all received buffs to make them more viable compared to the Spectre.
Indeed, those are your changes. Accordingly, we can’t wait to see how this shakes things up at the competitive level.