Valorant was one of the most popular multiplayer games of 2020, and Riot Games plans to keep that momentum up in 2020. Valorant is starting the year strong by kicking off Episode 2, Act 1 this month. Each year of Valorant appears to be its own episode, with Act’s being treated like seasons in Fortnite or Call of Duty.
With Act 1 of Valorant Episode 2, players can expect a new agent, a new battlepass, and more! Here’s everything you need to know about Valorant’s first big update of 2021.
When is the Valorant Episode 2 Act 1 start date?
Valorant Episode 2, Act 1 will begin on January 12, 2021. When this date rolls around, the new battle pass and agent will become available and the game’s meta will be adjusted for the first part of the year. Riot Games has confirmed that the battlepass will be available until March 1, 2021. So this Act might only last about two months.