Riot Games will be officially entering the first-person shooter genre when Valorant hits the market later this year. This title is a character-based tactical FPS title where two teams of five compete to eliminate each other and be crowned victorious. One of the characters that are known as Agents that players will be able to use is SOVA. Fortunately, we have everything currently known about SOVA covered for all of you interested individuals out there.
According to the official description of this Agent from Riot Games, "Sova tracks, finds and eliminates enemies with ruthless efficiency and precision. His custom bow and incredible scouting abilities ensure that even if you run, you cannot hide."
Riot Games has also revealed that this character is from Russia.
Players who choose to play as SOVA will have four different abilities they can use to help themselves and their teammates gain every advantage they can in a match. You can find these four abilities and their official descriptions below:
- Shock Bolt - Fire an explosive bolt that emits a damaging pulse of static energy upon impact.
- Owl Drone - Deploy a pilotable drone that can fire a dart that will Reveal enemies who are hit.
- Signature Ability: Recon Bolt - Fire a bolt that deploys a sonar emitter. The sonar pings tag nearby enemies, causing them to be revealed. Can be destroyed.
- Ultimate: Hunter’s Fury - Fire up to three deadly energy blasts that spear across the entire map. Each hit enemy takes heavy damage and is marked.
The official Valorant Twitter account released a gameplay video showcasing SOVA utilizing his various abilities in a match where viewers can see how useful this character can be when he used to his maximum potential. You can find this gameplay video for SOVA below:
Do you want to learn more about Valorant besides all of the currently known information about SOVA? If so, be sure to check out our dedicated hub for the high-profile title or three of our most recent pieces of coverage below:
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