Riot Games’ latest FPS title Valorant has been on a rampage ever since its release in June 2020. The game has amassed a massive player base worldwide, and players keep flocking to try their hand at the game.
The game combines fast-paced tactical style gameplay from the likes of CSGO with individual player abilities like the one’s we’ve seen in Overwatch. This results in a gameplay style that’s well suited to both gamers who are seeking realism and those who’re just having some fun.
However, like many shooter games, Valorant also — at least initially — overlooked one part that would affect a number of its players, their handedness.
In most games, the view model holds the gun on the right side, which is fine for most people, unless you’re left-handed. Games like CSGO have already given players the ability to switch between left and right-handedness on the view model, and in patch 1.11, Valorant did too.
So if you’re also left-handed and are annoyed by the right-handed view model, here’s how you can change that.
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Changing view model handedness in Valorant
The process is quite straightforward. All we need to do is head over to the settings and change a simple toggle.
Step 1: Open Valorant and click on the settings icon at the top-right.
Step 2: Click on Settings.
Step 3: Under the General tab, scroll down to find First Person Handedness under Others.
Step 4: Click on Close Settings.
Now the next time you play a game, you’ll notice that the weapon model has switched to the left. In case you feel like reversing the change, go through the same steps as mentioned above and choose your preference.
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