Valorant took the world by storm when it was released in the June of 2020 and with no signs of slowing down, the game is going very strong coming into 2022. With more than 14 million monthly average players, Valorant is undoubtedly one of the most popular FPS games out right now.
Riot games are known for their dedication towards the esports scene of their games and it seems like they want to create an esports as big as their other titles like League of Legends with Valorant.
With competitive play being such a major focus of the game, we are sure that many players will be trying to improve as fast as they can. So here is our guide on how you can get better at Valorant by improving your game sense.
What is Game Sense and How to Improve
Game sense basically means the situational awareness of the player and how a player is able to optimize their decisions according to the situation. But the question remains how do you improve your game sense, game sense is not something that you could instantly improve but if you know what aspects of your gameplay you need to focus on the process could be a lot faster.
So here are the things that you need to work on to increase your overall game sense.
- Map Knowledge – Understanding the various maps that you play on is one of the most important factors of your game sense. You should know every map of the game by heart, its bomb sites, lineups, unique properties and callouts. By increasing your map knowledge you would have a better understanding on what to expect and what you should do.
- Minimap Awareness – Like with any other shooter the minimap is one of the most crucial assets that you possess while playing a match of Valorant. You are able to gather a lot of useful information using the map like – the location of teammates , their death place , revealed enemies etc. So make sure that you utilize all the information that the minimap presents to you.
- Self Analysis – As mentioned above gamesense takes time to improve and making mistakes is a part of the process. So whenever you die you should always analyse what you did wrong and focus on not repeating your mistakes.
- Know the Economy – You should also try to keep a track of the enemy team’s economy, knowing whether the enemy team will go for a full buy round or save is essential at higher ranks and knowing so can change the outcome of the game.
So these are some of the tips that you can start implementing to drastically improve your game sense and start outplaying your opponents in Valorant.