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Valorant Patch Notes 1.05: Killjoy joins the fight!

Valorant Patch Notes 1.05: Killjoy joins the fight!

A new agent, a new mode, and a huge overhaul of the ranking system — all you need to know about the latest update to hit Valorant is in this article.

Valorant Patch Notes 1.05: Killjoy joins the fight!

Patch 1.05 not only announces the end of Act 1 in Valorant but also the arrival of Act 2 and all the features that it brings, i.e a new agent, a new game mode, and a long-awaited nerf of Raze...

A New Agent: Killjoy

Killjoy becomes the twelfth agent in Valorant after Reyna. She is characterized by her ability to use machines to fight. Find her complete guide below.

Killjoy and her turrets arrive on August 4 in Valorant

Killjoy officially joins Valorant as the twelfth agent. The German engineer and her turrets will be available at the launch of Ignition Act 2.

New Game Mode: FFA Deathmatch

"Hop in to hone your gunplay mechanics or warm up before you hit ranked."

The Deathmatch mode is entering the beta phase! Come and discover this brand new mode requested by the community in the article below.

Season 1 Act 2 introduces the FFA Deathmatch mode to Valorant!

After Spike Rush and Ranked mode, Riot Games introduce the highly anticipated Free-for-All Deathmatch. Frag-lovers will be able to enjoy 6-minute rounds spent decimating unwilling opponents.

Agent Updates



• Equip Time increased 1.1 >>> 1.4
• Quick Equip Time increased 0.5 >>> 0.7
• VFX reduced when firing rocket
• VFX on rocket’s trail slightly reduced

Blast Pack

• Damage decreased 75 >>> 50
• Damage to objects now consistently does 600

New Battle Passe for Act 2

All about the Valorant Act 2 Battle Pass

On August 4, Act 2 will kick off in Valorant. Along with a new agent, the new FFA Deathmatch mode, and a redesign of the rank system, the Battle Pass should be soon made available.

Competitive Update

Valorant introduces ranks and competitive changes

Valorant Act 2 is coming soon and changes are to be expected with new ranks and competitive changes.

What do you think of this new patch? Of this new Agent? Feel free to drop your opinion in the comment section below!


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