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Valorant Patch 5.08: Full Patch Notes, Agent Updates, Fixes, and More

Valorant patch notes for patch 5.08 have now been fully released.

With just hours to go until the release of Episode 5 act 3, it's good to have some official information about any changes.

A huge number of things are happening in this act. We have Harbour released, a new Ion skinline, and a whole new battle pass too.

However, there are some agent updates, bug fixes, and other changes listed below.

So, let's take a look at the full patch notes for Valorant episode 5 act 3 in patch 5.08.

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Valorant patch 5.08 patch notes for episode 5 act 3

Agent patch updates

  • Harbor goes live!
Harbour in Valorant
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  • Fixed an issue where friendly versions of area-damage abilities could overwrite enemy versions of those abilities to deal less damage
  • Fixed a bug where Viper’s Toxic Screen could have small gaps around the ground level in specific map locations

Gameplay Systems

  • Fixed various minimap bugs:
  • Ally position indicators would persist on the edge of the minimap even after ally came back into view
  • In some cases, KAY/O’s Suppression Blade position indicator could appear twice on the minimap
  • Opening the larger map (defaulted to Caps Lock and ‘M’)during the round transition could cause spawn barriers to appear as a single pixel
  • “Recently Seen Enemy” icon indicators could sometimes update their position without the enemy being visible

Patch 5.08 Maps

  • Pearl - Fixed a sliver line of sight from A Main to A Link
Valorant Pearl map changes
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Episode 5 act 3 content

Above are the patch notes for the new patch in Valorant released today, October 18 2022.

However, there is new content also being added to the game.

Harbour will make his debut in this new act with his water-bending capabilities.

A fan favourite skinline Ion will have new skins added with the Ion 2.0 bundle.

And last but not least, there is a new battle pass which has also reset ranks.

For more articles like this, take a look at our Valorant and More page.