Riot Games has revealed the most important content material coming to Valorant as a part of Episode 2, Act 1. In only a few days, gamers will get the possibility to play as new character Yoru, earn some recent prizes within the new battlepass, and get one other swing at some outdated skins.

The newest agent to affix the FPS game is Yoru, a Japanese infiltration skilled that makes use of quite a few instruments to create distractions and show a nuisance for the opposite group. Yoru has the flexibility to mission the sound of footsteps, to ship an unsuspecting foe working the wrong way, and he can grow to be briefly invisible and invulnerable by leaping into one other dimension. He has teleportation, for a fast getaway, and he can harness unstable vitality from actuality and fireplace it at his opponents.

“The idea of ‘stealthy infiltration’ is something we toyed around with for years, but could never fit in the game. We felt that if we started from the ground up, we could create an agent that revolved around the idea of ‘stealthy infiltration’ in some way,” John Goscicki, Valorant characters product lead, says within the press launch. “With that in mind we also wanted Yoru to be an Agent that could create some really high moments throughout the game. The kind of rounds where if you pull everything off correctly you feel like the greatest player ever. The team has been super stoked to get this guy in players’ hands, he is definitely going to cause some disruption within the game.”

The battlepass for Episode 2, Act 1 of the multiplayer game will run till March 1. It has 12 gun skins, one melee pores and skin, gun buddies, and extra, and the notable gadgets embody Infinity Phantam, Infinity Classic, Outpost Melee, and the Men and Sage Versus card. Picking one up will value you 1,000 VP.

Riot has launched this cinematic, exhibiting off Yoru’s strikes:

The 5 beforehand obtainable skins could be bought for 1,775 VP a pop, they usually embody Sovereign Ghost and Nebula Ares. Valorant Season 2, Act 1 begins on January 12.