So you want to know about Valorant characters and their abilities? Riot’s new FPS game is a lot like CS:GO, even down to the economy in Valorant and how Valorant weapons are purchased between rounds. It does, however, offers something a little different – a roster of Valorant agents, all with unique abilities.
Figuring out who want to play as may still require some thought, although the majority feel balanced and distinct. You need to buy most of the abilities much like you would weapons between rounds, so there’s a lot to consider before picking who you want to play as.
There are 18 Valorant characters in the game at the time of writing and it’s likely that there are more in the works. We’ve played them all since the game released to the public and have a pretty good idea of all the character abilities in Valorant and what kinds of role they each excel at across the battlefields of this tense tactical shooter. If you want to know what we know, then we suggest you read on.