Riot banned a player for using a racial slur in VALORANT live on Twitch

Player banned over racial slur

Riot Games banned a VALORANT player for using a racial slur in chat.

His reaction was caught live on stream as his friend was streaming at that time. Riot Games has always been really vigilant when it comes to any kind of racial or harassment in their games. Looks like VALORANT have received the same kind of treatment as League of Legends.

Read More: VALORANT weapon tier list for new players

Even though this happened during a closed beta Riot didn’t take any chances and used their ban hammer instantly. Using derogatory terms in online multiplayer games isn’t anything new. Riot has a lot of experience in this particular domain as League of Legends can be really toxic sometimes.

Riot uses an automated ban on those players who uses certain curse words almost immediately. Riot promised a new FPS that will cater to players who are just competitive in nature. And with that competitiveness comes some unwanted rant in the chat.

Read More: How to refund an in-game content after buying it in VALORANT

Riot has already thought about all those possibilities and already working actively against those users by banning them from the beta. VALORANT has been in the closed beta mode for some time now. During the time, they already banned their first cheater with more planned down the line.


Tracking pro players in the Chinese server: IGN, how to watch, and more

League of Legends' Worlds 2020 is just around the corner and pro players are already on China preparing for the grand tournament....

“Take over” League of Legends Worlds 2020 song: all the Easter eggs, hidden logos, lyrics, and more

Riot Games just revealed their official song for upcoming the League of Legends Worlds 2020 ceremony called "Take Over".

Worlds 2020 Event: Missions, Pass, Skins, Rewards, Loot Bundles, Starting, Ending, and More

League of Legends Worlds 2020 Event is going live in patch 10.20, and here's everything you need to know about the event.

Obsidian Dragon Sett and Obsidian Dragon Sett Prestige Edition Skin: Splash Art, Release Date, and Price

Riot Games teases the new Dragonmancer skin line featuring dragon skins for Ashe, Aurelion Sol, Brand, Lee Sin, and Sett.

Riot reveals all the champions who are getting new skins by the end of 2020

Ahead of the 2021 preseason, Riot reveals all the champions who are getting new skins in 2020. Riot was...