Valorant has officially launched, meaning players from around the world can currently enjoy everything the full version of Riot Games' tactical character-based first-person shooter has to offer. Unfortunately, there have been issues that players have running into following the official launch of the title. One of these issues has been the version mismatch error, with players searching for a fix to the issue behind this problem that is preventing them from playing. Fortunately, we have everything you need to know about a fix for the Valorant version mismatch error below.
Valorant Version Mismatch Error Fix
Now, the cause behind the version mismatch error is when players are trying to play with others who have different versions of the game installed. A Player having different versions of the first-person shooter is usually caused by players not having updated their game due to the staggered releases for updates for different regions, which means players in one region could have the update hours before another region.
Those who are encountering this problem should employ the fix which needs you to restart your game and make sure that you have the latest update for the game downloaded and installed. The client should tell you if you need to download an update when you launch it. Once you have all made sure that their game is the latest version, you should not encounter this mismatch error and will be able to play with each other.
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Valorant being a live-service multiplayer game means that it will no doubt be getting of new updates in the future. These frequent updates mean players need to make sure they have the latest ones downloaded to avoid encountering the version mismatch problem for the famous title.
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Using these steps will help fix the version mismatch error and stop it from causing you trouble when you are trying to frag out in Valorant with your friends. Let us know how it worked for you over on Facebook and Twitter!