Riot games announces Valorant Episode 2 Act 1 with a host of new additions including an introduction of a new character, a new Battlepass, a Run It Back Bundle and last for certainly not least, a new awesome Cinematic Trailer!

Episode 2 Act 1 Battlepass will start on January 12th to March 1st and costs 1,000 VP and includes 12 gun skins (plus 3 sets of Variants for one of the skin lines), 1 melee skin, gun buddies, cards, spray and titles.  

Yoru is an Infiltrating Duelist, using an array of tools to re-position himself, or create fakeouts. Yoru players will be lurking around the map, causing chaos, and getting frags. 

You can find the Yoru fact sheet, abilities, profile and dev quote sheet here:

Marquee items include:

  • Infinity Phantam, plus 3 Variants
  • Infinity Classic, plus 3 Variants (earnable at Tier 50 for free by all players)
  • Aerosol Operator
  • Outpost Melee
  • Salt Shaker Gun Buddy
  • Choose My Weapon Spray
  • Omen and Sage Versus Card

You can find the Battlepass assets here: 

The Run It Back Bundle gives players a rewind to some of our favourite skins you might have missed from Episode 1! Each of the following items will be priced at 1775 VP each:

  • Sovereign Ghost
  • Oni Phantom
  • Prime Spectre
  • Nebula Ares
  • Spline Operator

You can find the Run It Back Bundle assets here:

Also check out this brand new Cinematic Trailer for VALORANT Episode 2:

About Riot Games

Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, Riot released its debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports. As League enters its second decade, Riot continues to evolve the game while delivering new experiences to players withTeamfight Tactics, Legends of Runeterra, VALORANT, League of Legends: Wild Rift, and multiple work-in-progress titles. Riot is also building the world of Runeterra through multimedia projects across music, comic books, board games, and the upcoming animated series Arcane. Founded by Brandon Beck and Marc Merrill, and led by CEO Nicolo Laurent, Riot is headquartered in Los Angeles, California, and has 2,500+ Rioters in 20+ offices worldwide.