Valorant Mumbai server confronted some instability points just lately, which resulted in lots of gamers getting banned.
Inside a yr of launch, Valorant had not solely established a thriving Esports scene in India, nevertheless it has additionally develop into some of the performed video video games within the area. Just a few months after launch, Riot Video games put in a server in Mumbai for gamers in India.
Lately, the server confronted instability points as a consequence of which many gamers are unable to hitch matches or log in. The instability points even affected the El-Classico of Indian Esports, International Esports vs Velocity Gaming on the Valorant Conquerors Championship India Qualifier 1.
Riot Video games just lately posted on social media asking gamers to contact assist in case of an AFK penalty as a consequence of a server outage in order that the penalty may be reverted.
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Riot Video games reverting Valorant AFK bans as a consequence of Mumbai server outage
The AFK ban was first launched in Valorant with patch 2.02. The patch warns and bans gamers for being inactive in matches, de-incentivizing map dodging, and being an unhelpful teammate.
Nonetheless, regardless that the AFK ban was considerably profitable in decreasing the variety of matches dodging usually, it additionally introduced in some undesirable points. Many occasions gamers are banned as a consequence of points which are out of their management.
Whereas the Mumbai server has at all times had some incompatibility points with sure ISPs, just lately, the server has develop into extraordinarily unstable. Gamers have been kicked out and banned as a result of the sport perceived them to be AFK.
Valorant India and South Asia just lately clarified the difficulty on social media:
“In case your video games have been impacted by the latest server outages, please contact participant assist to see in the event you can have your AFK penalties reverted. Take note, solely AFK penalties accrued from the outage shall be reverted.”
Gamers affected as a consequence of server instability points ought to contact Valorant assist and attraction to have the AFK ban reverted. Nonetheless, Riot Video games will solely revert the AFK bans that occurred because of the Mumbai server outage