Valorant builders proceed to battle smurfing
Riot has a at present ongoing investigation with smurfing with no additional particulars in the intervening time.
Smurfing is at present not towards Valorant ToS.
An unofficial dev remark talked about 2FA is just not off the desk, however there isn’t any concrete announcement whether it is deliberate.
Combating smurfing is just not solely about punishment, nevertheless it’s additionally about making Valorant extra accessible so these with out unhealthy intentions not really feel the necessity to smurf,” builders defined.
There are loads of issues that trigger gamers to make new accounts. Queue timing in high-ranked accounts is insanely excessive, quite a few skilled gamers have complained previously. Some gamers aren’t happy with the MMR on their older profiles and need to begin afresh, whereas others do it with malicious intent.
However, smurfs in Valorant have decreased drastically previously few months as a result of obligation of finishing ten informal and 5 aggressive video games earlier than unlocking the rank.