Ascent Map Valorant: Currently, a total of seven maps are available in Valorant with Fracture being the latest addition. Riot launched their first FPS game Valorant in 2020 with a total of three maps. Later, they added four more with the updates they rolled out in between the Episodes or Acts. So, here are all the details about Valorant’s Italian map named Ascent.
Ascent Map Valorant: Everything You Need To Know
Ascent is another Italian map in Valorant along with Range which is the practice map for players. Moreover, the map was revealed in the 1.0 update and became the first map to get added to the game after the Beta. It was the fourth map after Bind, Haven, and Split.
Alike other maps, Ascent also has some uniqueness when it comes to maps. Furthermore, the map has a huge mid area which allows the players to take the initial fight straight away. Also, there is a big door that enables the attackers to go into the mid area.
Ascent also has two spike sites like any other map in Valorant except Haven which has three. Additionally, there are two doors on both the sites which can be brought down out lifted up by pressing their buttons.
Gameplay-wise, the map requires a lot of manpower for attackers and it is a defender-favoring map. However, attackers can turn the match in their favor by playing some good agent combinations. So, here is a list of agent combinations, players can try on the map of Ascent.
Best Agent Combination For Ascent
For Strong Defending
To defend any site on Ascent, two sentinels are a must. It takes a lot of time two rotate and this is why a sentinel on each site is necessary. Most of the teams try three sentinel agents including a sage.
Also, a smoking agent is a must to hide some of the important spots. Here is the list of the best 5 agent combinations to use on Ascent of Valorant:
- Jett, Sage, Breach, Omen, and, Killjoy
- Cypher, Sage, Skye, Omen, and Sova
- Jett, Sage, Skye, Brimstone, and Cypher
- Raze, Sova, Omen, Cypher, and Killjoy
- Reyna, Sova, Breach, Sage and Killjoy
For Strong Attacking
If your team is weak on the attack and defends well, there might be few problems in agent selection. For attacking the Ascent map of Valorant, a flashing agent must enter the site. Also, you can use Sentinels for the post-plant.
Jett and Raze can give you some flashy plays to get initial kills.
- Phoneix, Sage, Jett, Omen, and, Sova
- Raze, Cypher, Skye, Astra, and Sova
- Jett, Reyna, Skye, Astra, and Killjoy
- Raze, Sova, Omen, KAYO, and Sage
- Reyna, Sova, Phoneix, Sage and Killjoy
So, these were some details and lists of agent combinations you can try on the Ascent map of Valorant.