Valorant Controls and Shortcuts Guide

Valorant is a free-to-play FPS game developed and published by Riot Games. Similar to the other FPS video games that we have right now, there are lots of actions that can be performed in the game. This was due to the fact that Valorant comes with the unique character abilities.

As of the moment, Valorant is currently available on PC only. This page offers the complete list of Valorant key bindings that you should know.

Valorant Controls

Before we get started, note that you can change and remap these default Valorant controls. Just go to the settings section of the game to make any controls changes.

Move ForwardW
Move BackwardS
Strafe LeftA
Strafe RightD
WalkLeft Shift
CrouchLeft Ctrl
FireLeft Mouse Button
Alternate FireRight Mouse Button
Aim Down SightsHold Right Mouse Button
Sniper Rifle AimHold Right Mouse Button
Equip Primary Weapon1
Equip Secondary Weapon2
Equip Melee Weapon3
Equip Spike4
Cycle to Next WeaponMouse Wheel Up
Cycle to Previous WeaponMouse Wheel Down
Drop Equipped WeaponG
Inspect WeaponY
Use ObjectF
Use Spike (Plant or Defuse)4
Use / Equip Ability 1Q
Use / Equip Ability 2E
Use / Equip Ability 3C
Use / Equip Ability UltimateX
Use SprayT
Party Voice Push to TalkU
Team Voice Push to TalkV
Pin (Tap) / Ping Wheel (Hold)Z
Radio Command Menu IndexPeriod
Radio Command Wheel IndexComma
Show Teammate Loadouts (Hold)Left Alt
Combat ReportN
Agent Ability TooltipF1
Open ArmoryB
Open Map (Toggle)M
Open Map (Hold)Caps Lock
Show Scoreboard (Hold)Tab
Toggle CursorMiddle Mouse Button
Observer: Toggle Free CameraV
Observer: Observe Player 1-91-9
Valorant Controls

You can also refer to the full in-game controls screenshot below:

This concludes our Valorant controls guide. In case we missed any important keyboard controls for the game, please don’t hesitate to let us know so we can update this page.