Riot has teased Valorant players with a new map. The developer posted images of 'Breeze' on the Valorant's official Twitter account. Breeze looks like a tropical-themed map and will be added to the game with the next update.
Currently, Valorant boasts 5 maps- Bind, Haven, Split, Ascent, and Icebox. It's been more than 5 months since Riot added a new map in the game. Icebox was the last map that made its way in Valorant in October 2020.
Feel the Breeze. pic.twitter.com/RWpeCPJ1hL— VALORANT (@PlayVALORANT) April 21, 2021
A day after Riot's tweet, the in-game trailer for the new map was leaked online on Valorant Leaks YouTube channel. Breeze looks like a large map with plenty of avenues for action. The map features several angles that snipers can hold.
Long passageways can be used to take long-ranged fights. The trailer also shows flights of stairs which give access to a different area of the map. It looks like there are several areas where players can take cover. Breeze will be a welcome addition to Valorant's map pool. This beach-facing map will give players a refreshing new ground to try their skills on.
Breeze release date
Riot has not revealed the exact date for Breeze but it likely to be added to the game with the inception of Act 3 in Valorant. Valorant is currently running Act 2 which is ending on April 27. Riot Games may release Breeze at the beginning of Act 3.
Valorant is a multiplayer shooter game developed and published by Riot Games for Windows. The game came out in June 2020. Valorant gathered a large player base in a very short time. Today, Valorant boasts a healthy competitive scene that continues to grow.