Riot Games name VALORANT’s first episode Ignition
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As we all prepare for VALORANT’s official launch tomorrow, Riot Games has been trickling out new information since the weekend. First, we got the Reyna reveal, and then a 12-hour livestream was announced. Now the developers have dropped the name of the game’s first episode.
Episode one is called Ignition, and the developer’s tweet also confirmed the new map to be Ascent, Italy. Riot included VALORANT’s launch schedule for three different regions, which indicates that the game will go live first in Asia, then Europe, and finally in the Americas.
LAUNCHING —— VALORANT (@PlayVALORANT) June 1, 2020
In 12 hours - Korea, Japan, and most of Asia-Pacific
In 18 hours - Europe, Turkey, MENA, Russia, and CIS countries
In 25 hours - North America, Latin America, and South America
EPISODE 1: IGNITION. pic.twitter.com/mXmXw86zRQ
VALORANT launches tomorrow, June 2, with eleven agents and four maps. The game’s competitive mode will follow a few weeks after release.