Valorant – Sova Recon Darts for Icebox #1 Best Guide

Valorant – Sova Recon Darts for Icebox #1 Best Guide

Agent Ability Guides, Valorant
Overview of Sova on Icebox: Icebox tends to be a very good map for Sova on both attack and defense, as there are many open areas that his utility can heavily benefit from. With a solid recon dart lineup on this map, the entire enemy team can be revealed with a single scan. This gives your team a very strong advantage when taking fights with enemies. Below is a list of the best Sova recon darts for both attack and defense on Icebox! Recon Darts for Icebox Defense: A-Rafters to A-Belt (One Bounce and Three Charges): This recon dart can be shot from the back left corner of A-Rafters to reveal any enemies pushing in from A-Belt. Once in the corner, place your crosshair on the line toward the ceiling…
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Valorant – #1 Best Killjoy Lineups/Molly for ALL Maps

Valorant – #1 Best Killjoy Lineups/Molly for ALL Maps

Agent Ability Guides, Valorant
Overview of Killjoy Lineups: Killjoy is a sentinel in Valorant that can be very powerful when utilized to her full potential. She specializes in locking down sites and heavily slowing down enemy pushes to give her team time to rotate. When defending a planted spike, you can use lineups with her Nanoswarms to prevent enemy players from defusing the spike. Since Killjoy has two Nanoswarms total, this can be a very good strategy for stalling out a planted spike. Below is a list of the best Killjoy lineups for every map in Valorant. Properly Using Killjoy Lineups: If you are new to Killjoy or Valorant in general, there are a few things you should keep in mind when learning these lineups. The first thing is to make sure that you…
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Valorant – #1 Best Yoru Agent Guide, High-Elo Playstyle Guide

Valorant – #1 Best Yoru Agent Guide, High-Elo Playstyle Guide

Agent Guides, Valorant
Overview of Yoru's Playstyle: Yoru is Valorant's newest agent, kicking of Episode 2 with a very powerful agent with lots of potential. Yoru is a duelist, making his primary goal to entry for his team and frag enemy players to open up sites. The Yoru agent guide below will talk about each of his abilities and give you in-depth pointers for how to best utilize them. Fakeout Ability (100 Credits, 2 Max) (Yoru Agent Guide) The first of Yoru's abilities is called Fakeout, allowing you to place footsteps to make noise and potentially confuse enemy players. When pulling this ability out, you can either left-click or right-click as seen in the video above. Left-clicking places a static version of the steps, allowing you to activate them whenever you want. Right-click…
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Episode 2 Valorant Competitive Changes #1 Best Overview

Episode 2 Valorant Competitive Changes #1 Best Overview

Valorant, Valorant News, Valorant Patches
Overview of the Launch of Valorant Episode 2: Riot very recently dropped Episode 2, officially releasing agent Yoru as well as some brand new Valorant competitive changes. They also added a new battlepass, as well as some competitive gun buddy rewards for Episode 1. There were also some slight nerfs made to Omen, as well as a buff made to Brimstone. Overall, Episode 2 seems to be a very solid patch for both the game's state as well as its meta. Valorant Competitive Changes for Episode 2: (Valorant Competitive Changes) Below outlines the main Valorant Competitive changes made at the beginning of Episode 2 Act I. Riot chose to completely change the ranking system and how each rank progresses within Valorant. For specific rank changes, they made Radiant only available…
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Viper Lineups for Poison Wall/Cloud on Split #1 Amazing Guide

Viper Lineups for Poison Wall/Cloud on Split #1 Amazing Guide

Valorant
Overview of Viper on Split: Viper is currently one of the weaker of the controllers in Valorant but still has some great potential when each of her abilities is fully utilized. Below will be a list of Viper lineups on Split, which includes her wall and poison orb for denying enemy vision. This guide will not include snake bite lineups, as those can be found here. Properly Managing Viper's Poison Fuel: Viper is the only agent is all of Valorant that has a fuel bar, making it important for her to activate her abilities only when necessary. After throwing a Viper lineup, make sure you only activate it if you have a reason to do so. For example, don't activate it if your team isn't going to push. Instead, wait…
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Top 5 – Best Valorant Gaming Mouse #1 Amazing Guide

Top 5 – Best Valorant Gaming Mouse #1 Amazing Guide

Fundamental Guides, Valorant, Valorant Gear
Factors of a Great Valorant Gaming Mouse: Outside of personal preference, there are many important factors that make up a good Valorant gaming mouse. Below will include an in-depth guide of each of these factors, and how they play a role when it comes to Valorant in specific. Each of these factors will be how we measure each of the mouse's ranking. Pricing of a Valorant Gaming Mouse: This is one of the most obvious factors, as the quality of a gaming mouse is generally pretty correlated to its price. However, this doesn't necessarily mean that expensive gaming mice are always the best choice. If you must, you can also set a price range and heavily base your final decision on that. Weight, Size, and Durability: Most gaming mice will…
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Valorant Patch 2.00 – Omen Nerfs, Brimstone Buffs #1 Overview

Valorant Patch 2.00 – Omen Nerfs, Brimstone Buffs #1 Overview

Valorant, Valorant News
Brimstone Buffs in Valorant Patch 2.00: The Valorant community recently discovered some big agent changes that will be going live on January 12, 2021, when Episode 2 and Valorant patch 2.00 officially goes live. From what we know, these agent changes seem to be very needed to help agents like Brimstone gain a higher pick rate. - Incendiary Buff Cost reduced from 300 credits to 200 credits - Stim Beacon Buff Now instantly throw-able, equipping stim beacon no longer necessary - Sky Smoke Buff Smoke duration increased from 14.25 seconds to 19.25 secondsPlacement range increased from 4200 to 5000 Analysis of Brimstone Buffs (Valorant Patch 2.00): It seems that Riot is heavily focused on bringing Brimstone back into the meta in Valorant patch 2.00, as he currently has one of…
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Sage Slow Orb Lineups on Bind/Split #1 Amazing Guide

Sage Slow Orb Lineups on Bind/Split #1 Amazing Guide

Agent Ability Guides, Valorant
Overview of Sage's Slow Orb: Sage is a sentinel in Valorant that is also currently a bit of an off-pick for most team compositions. However, although she is an off-pick, she can still be very powerful as there are a few different play-styles you can learn as Sage. You can also learn slow orb lineups for various positions to increase your carry potential as Sage. When players are stuck in Sage's slow orb, it gives you a small frame of time to make a play that would otherwise not be possible. Also keep in mind that using a slow orb on an enemy player does not mean that they can't still fight and peak your team. Slow orbs simply make it harder for enemies to fight you and be successful.…
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Phoenix Molly Lineups for ALL Maps #1 Best Guide

Phoenix Molly Lineups for ALL Maps #1 Best Guide

Agent Ability Guides, Valorant
Overview of Phoenix Molly Lineups: Phoenix is currently one of the best duelists in Valorant, as he has the ability to entry-frag quite well and can also heal himself with two of his abilities and his ultimate. The guide below will feature some of the best Phoenix molly lineups for each map in Valorant. It's also good to keep in mind that your molly doesn't always need to be used for lineups, as it is very useful for healing yourself. However, in certain situations, Phoenix molly lineups can be incredibly powerful for winning rounds. Understanding How Phoenix's Molly Works: Phoenix's molly isn't too difficult to understand, but there is one mechanic that some players likely won't be aware of. In the video above, you can see that the molly falls…
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Best Methods to Improve Your Valorant Aim #1 Perfect Guide

Best Methods to Improve Your Valorant Aim #1 Perfect Guide

Fundamental Guides, Valorant
Overview of The Importance of Aim: (Valorant Aim) Although aim is of course not the only factor that determines a radiant player/pro player, aiming is definitely something important to become better at Valorant. Learning to aim and learning to improve your Valorant aim in can feel quite difficult at first, as it isn't exactly the easiest thing to pick up. Below will be different sections teaching you multiple methods that will significantly improve your Valorant aim. It's worth noting that I will use Aim L ab for one of the sections below, which is a free download on Steam here: https://store.steampowered.com/app/714010/Aim_Lab/ As an Immortal 3 player, I would highly recommend this software, as it has helped me tremendously to improve my through all of diamond and immortal. Oh yeah, Aim…
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