VALORANT May Get Its First Movie Adaptation in 2025
The cinematics of VALORANT are thrilling and captivating. These short movies showcase the game’s diverse lore and are extremely popular among fans. It was only a matter of time before Riot Games decided to create something even bigger for the fandom.
A recent leak suggests that VALORANT might be getting its first long-form movie adaptation in 2025. According to Kingdom Laboratories, the trailer for the movie is set to drop next year, and they have provided a link to the YouTube live stream scheduled for October 13, 2024.
This news has sparked excitement among fans who enjoy the game’s lore. The leak also reveals that Tencent is developing the movie in China and that it is currently in production. The movie will reportedly be inspired by the cinematic “United Together,” which was released on July 12 to celebrate the launch of VALORANT in China.
Riot Games has always been known for teasing elements of the mysterious VALORANT lore with each patch. They often include easter eggs in the form of voice messages, emails, dossiers, and voice comms embedded within the game. This attention to detail has left players curious about various aspects of the lore, such as Radianite’s hidden powers, Kingdom Industries’ plans, Omen’s origin, Chamber’s true motive, and Omega Earth’s secrets. The speculated movie might provide a deeper understanding of these aspects.
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It’s worth mentioning that this isn’t Riot Games’ first venture into the entertainment industry. Their highly successful game, League of Legends, already has its own animated series called Arcane. The first season of Arcane, released in 2021, was a massive hit. Fans are eagerly awaiting the upcoming season. Although Riot Games has not confirmed the possibility of a VALORANT movie, fans may have to wait until 2025 for any further updates.
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