With the launch of Valorant Episode 5 Act 1 just around the corner, fans of the shooter are constantly growing more eager to know about what the new update will bring to the title. While the detailed patch notes haven’t been revealed by Riot Games as of yet, we do have plenty to look forward to including the new map, a fresh Battle Pass, new skin bundles, and much more.
According to a new leak by popular Valorant dataminer ‘ValorLeaks,’ the new update might also bring to the game a new rank – ‘Ascendant’. The Ascendant rank is set to bridge the skill gap between Diamond and Immortal, and players will have to climb through the three tiers of Ascendant before making it to Immortal from the next update.
You can take a look at the new Ascendant rank with its three separate tiers of rank badges below: