Valorant New 'Deadeye' Agent Reportedly Delayed

Expect an official reveal of the new agent soon.

October 28, 2021

Some recent reports suggest that Riot Games has delayed the release of the upcoming Valorant Deadeye agent. Well, here’s everything you need to know about it.

Riot Games’ Valorant is a popular tactical shooter that flaunts several unique agents. Currently, there are a total of 16 agents in the game, the latest one being KAY/O. In the previous update, we got the much-awaited Fracture map; however, the devs delayed the release of the seventeenth agent for the next Act.

As of now, very little is known about the upcoming agent, except that it might be called “Deadeye.” Now, as we are getting closer to Episode 3 Act 3, players expect the devs to reveal the new agent.

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Valorant Episode 3 Act 3 Agent Delayed

The entire Valorant community is expecting the Episode 3 Act 3 update to come out next week. Also, it was expected that the devs would release the new agent along with the update. However, according to Floxayy on Twitter, Riot has delayed the new agent. Now, the new “Deadeye” agent is scheduled to release with the 3.10 update, two weeks after Episode 3 Act 3 begins.

The source of this information was an official Valorant blog. So, unfortunately, players will have to wait a bit longer to try out the new agent in the game.

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The entire Valorant community is eagerly waiting for the official release of the upcoming “Deadeye” agent. So, this delay definitely comes terrible news, but the good thing is that we’ll soon see an official reveal of the seventeenth agent. The same blog post states that Riot will release a teaser of the agent on October 29th, 2021, at 3 PM CEST / 6 AM PST.

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