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Valorant Beta Cheaters Sad, Mad Over Bans Persisting Into Final Game

Valorant Beta Cheaters Sad, Mad Over Bans Persisting Into Final Game

Yesterday, Riot Games’ new tactical shooter, Valorant, emerged from its post-beta slumber and into full release. This meant a fresh start for most players, who saw their ranks reset and an influx of new names to attach to (and, in the midst of battle, detach from) faces. Cheaters, however, were…

Fortnite Winner Caught Cheating, Stripped Of Prize Money

Fortnite Winner Caught Cheating, Stripped Of Prize Money

Sekosama, the winner of the Asian leg of the The Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS), has been suspended from the game and had his prize money taken away after he was caught “teaming”, a co-operative act that’s banned in competitive play.

Valorant Players Say Anti-Cheat Is Making Their PCs Overheat

Valorant Players Say Anti-Cheat Is Making Their PCs Overheat

There’s anti-cheat software, and then there’s the program Valorant’s got under its hood. When the game’s closed beta first launched, the clandestine anti-cheat was always running in the background. Now players can disable it when they’re not playing Riot’s 60 per cent more wizard-y version of Counter-Strike, but it’s started…