As VALORANT esports firmly establishes itself in the competitive gaming world, 2024 is set to be an exhilarating year for Riot Games’ shooter. Especially intriguing is its direct competition with the much-anticipated launch of CS2. Amidst this excitement, a fascinating development has emerged – the introduction of team-inspired skins in VALORANT.
A Leak Sparks Anticipation: Gen.G’s Classic Skin
Gen.G, a participating team in VCT 2024, unintentionally leaked the design of their weapon skin, setting the stage for similar designs from other organizations. This skin features the distinctive colors of the South Korean organization and its emblem on the rear of the Classic pistol, along with other unique details.
LEAK: Así serán las skins de Valorant para los equipos de VCT 2024.
Cada club tendrá un pack propio con classic, tarjeta y un extra. Hoy Gen G leakeó su skin en la presentación de Solo y el resto debería tener una línea similar, ¿qué os parece? 🧐 pic.twitter.com/Spa5GzIhZo
— Lembo (@Lembo006) January 30, 2024
The Future of VALORANT Skins
While character skins aren’t planned, weapon skins for professional teams in VCT 2024 are on the horizon. These skins will not only add aesthetic value but also allow fans to show support for their favorite teams.
Other Teams Joining the Fray
Teams like KRÜ have confirmed their participation in this program, alongside Team Heretics, Movistar KOI, GIANTX, Fnatic, and other major VCT teams. The countdown has begun, with less than 20 days to the launch of these skins.
Faltan 20 días para que lleguen… Vas a teñir tus partidas de rosa KRÜ? 🤟#VCTAmericas pic.twitter.com/7fHNjZXCpz
— KRÜ Esports (@KRUesports) January 26, 2024
More Than Just Skins: A Complete Fan Pack
In addition to the Classic weapon skin, the pack will include a team card and an extra item to enhance the VALORANT experience. However, the official pricing of these cosmetics remains a closely guarded secret.
The VALORANT Esports Scene Welcomes Team-Inspired Skins
The introduction of VCT team-inspired weapon skins in VALORANT marks a significant step in the fusion of esports and in-game content. It’s a move that celebrates the game’s competitive scene and allows fans to engage more deeply with their favorite teams.
As we eagerly await the release of these skins, the VALORANT community is poised to embrace this new era of team pride and game customization.