Valorant is a free-to-play multiplayer tactical first-person shooter developed and published by Riot Games, for Microsoft Windows. First teased under the codename Project A in October 2019, the game began a closed beta period with limited access on April 7, 2020 followed by official release on June 2, 2020.
NB: Rules listed in this section are in addition to the Standard Tournament Rules.
The top team in the bracket will ban first.
Map vetoes will be chosen using: https://mapban.gg
The bottom team will chose side.
LAN-slide will use custom matchmaking for the tournament.
The tournament requires a team size of exactly four (4) or (5) players in any given tournament match.
Player substitutions are allowed at any point during the tournament match, however no more than five (5) players can be on a team at any one time.
Allow Cheats: Off
Tournament Mode: On
Overtime: Win by Two: On
In addition to section 6.11, the following exploits are included:
Any exploitation of clipping bugs (i.e. standing on invisible platforms).
Planting a bomb in a way that attempts to interrupt or prevent bomb defusing,
Defusing the bomb through walls and other solid objects is illegal.
Where a server crashes and the number of rounds in the tournament match is three (3) or less, the server will be reset to 0-0.
Where a server crashes and the number of rounds played in the second half is three (3) or less, the server will be reset to the score obtained at the half way point.
Where a server crashes and four (4) or more rounds have been played, the server will be reloaded at the same score.
Where a player drops out of the round, the game can be paused not subject to rule 6 until the dropped player(s) re-join the server during the next freeze-time period.