HyperX Becomes Global Founding Partner for Valorant Champions Tour

HyperX announced today it will become a founding partner of Riot Games’ Valorant Champions Tour. In a two-year deal, the company will become the official sponsor for gaming keyboards, mice, and mouse pads. “We’re excited to welcome our newest partner to the VCT. HyperX joins us as the Official Keyboard,…

Introducing The Metro Squad: a Co-ed Valorant Team

Co-ed teams are the future as organizations push to bridge the diversity gap in professional esports. ReedPop and Metro Esports are doing the same with the creation of their own co-ed professional Valorant team, The Metro Squad. With support from ReedPop and PAX esports events, Metro will host a nationwide tour to…

Riot to Improve VALORANT Penalty System in Next Patches

Riot Games has more plans to battle toxicity in VALORANT. According to the title’s blog, the upcoming patches will target AFKs and chat-based offenses. One of the first steps is to implement improved detection of AFK-type behavior. “Our old system had a few loopholes, and it sucked to see some…