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New Valorant update fixes gamebreaking issues on Icebox

Published: 16/Oct/2020 21:08

by Bill Cooney

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The new Valorant map ‘Icebox’ has seen a number of fixes, with Riot trying to fine-tune and polish it up ahead of its big Ranked debut.

Icebox has been available in Unranked since it was added to the game on October 13, and with everyone trying to learn the map’s ins and outs before it hits the ladder, a number of bugs and exploits have naturally popped up, as well.

After just a couple of days, players found out it was possible to teleport around the map with Omen to areas that normally shouldn’t be accessible.

100 Thieves pro Valorant player Spencer ‘Hiko’ Martin tested out the glitch himself live on stream and, after a little trial and error, was able to teleport around and through the map with the agent.

Obviously, this kind of glitch definitely shouldn’t be included with the map when it eventually makes it to Ranked, and on October 15 Riot announced they had fixed some of the biggest bugs with the area.

“Thanks for bearing with us while we fix the issues with Icebox,” the official Valorant account tweeted. “We’ve squashed most of the serious bugs, but there are a few (including an audio glitch) that the next patch will fix.”

It seems by “serious bugs” they were, in fact, referring to the Omen glitch, as players have reported it’s no longer available following the latest update – at least, it’s not happening as it was beforehand.

They did note that are still a few minor bugs floating around like audio issues, but random Omens teleporting around to off-limits areas of the map map and shooting you through the floor or ceiling should, thankfully, be a thing of the past.

Icebox is still only available in Unranked for now, and will be until devs feel they’ve ironed things out enough for it to be an even, competitive map. We don’t have an exact release date yet, but we’d keep our eyes out for it to come to ranked sometime during Act 3.

Cyberpunk 2077

All 4 fashion styles coming to Cyberpunk 2077

Published: 27/Oct/2020 15:24 Updated: 27/Oct/2020 15:28

by James Busby

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Fashion plays a big part in everyday life in Cyberpunk 2077. It defines who you are and where you’re from, so you’ll want to kit your character out with the styles that suit you. 

Cyberpunk 2077 offers all kinds of customization options that help you create the perfect character. There are certain lifepaths that dictate your world views, classes that impact your playstyle, and cyberware that give you unique abilities and combat options.

CD Projekt Red has certainly poured a lot of time and effort into its character creation, so it’s only right that you look the part. After all, Night City is a big place that is filled with even bigger personalities. 

The four Cyberpunk styles are deeply rooted in Night City’s history and culture. These stylistic design choices can be found in everything from cars, guns, implants, and clothes. Fashion plays a massive part in your journey through the neon-soaked streets. In order to help you unleash your inner fashionista, we’ve outlined Cyberpunk 2077 four fashion styles in our guide below. 

Kitsch

Cyberpunk Kitsch
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Kitsch is all about bright colors and big personalities.

With their bright neon hair, fluorescent jackets, and illuminated tattoos, those who adorn the Kitsch style care not for functionality. Anarchy and rebellion are this group’s motto. Unlike the grey imposing buildings that make up Night City’s Corporate sectors, Kitsch prefers to brighten up the mood.

Unlike the other Cyberpunk 2077 styles, Kitsch rebels against the dark, dystopian world around them.

Every piece of clothing is a middle finger to the “necessity over style” that was popularized by Entropism. Instead, Kitsch is all about drawing as much attention to oneself as possible. These guys like to party and they love to show off their style. If you wish to do the same, then the Kitsch style is the way to go. 

Entropism

Cyberpunk 2077 Entropism
CD Projekt RED
Functionality and practicality is the Entropism way.

Entropism was born out of the stock market crash when the Fourth Corporate War broke out. Widespread poverty hit Neon City and many of its inhabitants struggled to make a living. As a result, many of the city’s residents turned to practical apparel that was more functional in their design.

There are no bright colors, crazy hairdos, and unwieldy cybernetics to be found here.

This kind of style is usually found in areas in and around Night that can’t afford to modernize. Entropism dictates that everything from cars, clothes, cybernetics, and buildings are kept incredibly basic. This helps to keep costs low and functionality high. After all, getting the job done, no matter how, is all that matters. 

Neo-Militarism

Neo-Militarism
CD Projekt RED
Neo-Militarism is all about flexing your power and social status.

Deadly elegance without ostentation.

This is what makes up Cyberpunk’s Neo-Militarism style. Neo-Militarism is usually found in wealthier parts of Night City and its bold, dark colours are designed to intimidate those beneath them. Power is everything and you must show this status at all times. From the sleek no-nonsense outfits to the high-tech, minimalist buildings – Neo-Militarism is all about flexing your authority and wealth. 

Those that choose the Corporate Lifepath will know all too well how truly terrifying Cyberpunk’s most powerful people can be. Just because you dress the part, doesn’t mean you’ll be safe from Night City’s most notorious inhabitants. Substance over style is the Neo-Militarism way. 

Neo-Kitsch

Cyberpunk 2077 Neo-Kitsch
CD Projekt RED
Celebrities use Neo-Kitsch to show off their worth.

A subcategory of Cyberpunk’s ever-popular Kitsch style, Neo-Kitsch is for Night City’s ultra-rich figures. Celebrities, braindance stars, business magnates, heirs to corporate fortunes and corporate executives all use Neo-Kitsch to display their wealth. While the style shares the same color palette of its predecessor, Neo-Kitsch provides a much higher quality to its clothing. 

Certain models and celebrities are even known to incorporate chrome that gives their body a metallic appearance. Unlike the other Cyberpunk styles, Neo-Kitch’s cars and buildings incorporate wood and marble into their architecture. Style and substance is the motto here. 


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