Valorant Mumbai server confronted some instability points 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 grow to be one of the crucial 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.
Just lately, the server confronted instability points on account of which many gamers are unable to hitch matches or log in. The instability points even affected the El-Classico of Indian Esports, World Esports vs Velocity Gaming on the Valorant Conquerors Championship India Qualifier 1.
Riot Video games lately posted on social media asking gamers to contact assist in case of an AFK penalty on account of a server outage in order that the penalty might be reverted.
Associated: Because the Mumbai server retains having instability points, Valorant devs promise to repair the foundation trigger
Riot Video games reverting Valorant AFK bans on account 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.
Nevertheless, despite the fact that the AFK ban was considerably profitable in lowering the variety of matches dodging often, it additionally introduced in some undesirable points. Many instances gamers are banned on account of points which might be out of their management.
Whereas the Mumbai server has all the time had some incompatibility points with sure ISPs, lately, the server has grow to be 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 lately clarified the difficulty on social media:
“In case your video games have been impacted by the current server outages, please contact participant assist to see for those who can have your AFK penalties reverted. Take into account, solely AFK penalties accrued from the outage shall be reverted.”
Gamers affected on account of server instability points ought to contact Valorant assist and attraction to have the AFK ban reverted. Nevertheless, Riot Video games will solely revert the AFK bans that occurred as a result of Mumbai server outage