Valorant Episode 8 Act 1 Battle Pass Skins: Gear Up for Tactifriends, Hammers, and Fiber Optics

Battle Pass Skins Valorant Episode 8 Act 1
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With Episode 7 Act 3 drawing to a close, whispers of excitement for Episode 8 Act 1’s Battlepass skins are already swirling around the internet. Dataminers have uncovered tantalizing hints about what awaits, and here’s your sneak peek into the arsenal:

Valorant Episode 8 Act 1 Battle Pass Skins

Just like previous acts, Episode 8 Act 1 Battlepass will cater to both casual and dedicated players. The free tier will offer a selection of rewards, while the paid tier unlocks a treasure trove of goodies, including the coveted weapon skins.

Dataminers have unveiled three intriguing skinlines that will grace Episode 8 Act 1:

  • Fiber Optic Skinline
  • Guardrail Skinline
  • Tactiplay Skinline

While animations might not be part of the package, players can anticipate a variety of variants and even a complimentary pistol skin among the offerings.

Tactiplay Collection

  • Phantom
  • Bulldog
  • Odin
  • Stinger
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Green and violet hues dominate this collection, featuring the lovable Tactifriends—game mascots such as Tactibear, Dan the Penguin, and Rubber Ducky.

Fiber Optic Collection

  • Classic
  • Marshal
  • Spectre
  • Ghost

With a simplistic yet captivating look, the Fiber Optic collection includes four unlockable variants using Radianite Points. Minor customizations contribute to its overall aesthetic.

Guardrail Collection

  • Vandal
  • Guardian
  • Shorty
  • Frenzy
  • Melee (Hammer)
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This collection boasts a sleek metallic finish in dark gray and golden tones with amber accents. The melee weapon, a hammer, marks a first for the Battlepass, sparking hopes for unique animations.

When Can We Get Our Hands on These Beauties?

Based on the Episode 7 Act 3 Night Market’s end date, the Valorant Episode 8 Act 1 Battlepass is expected to arrive on January 8 or 9, 2023, depending on your region. So, get ready to grind those Battlepass levels and unlock these exciting new skins!

Remember, these are just leaks, so the final details might differ slightly. But one thing’s for sure: Episode 8 Act 1 promises to bring a fresh wave of cosmetic goodies to Valorant.