Developed by Riot Games, Valorant is one of the most popular free-to-play first-person tactical hero shooter video games.
Regarded as one of the most played eSports video games the world over, the Night Market is a recurring event in the game that Valorant enthusiasts look forward to.
In essence, the Night Market is a recurring event in Valorant where players are offered weapon skins or covers for purchase at a discounted rate, making it one of the most eagerly anticipated events among the Valorant gaming community.
This event periodically returns at the end of every Act and lasts for a duration of around 20 days.
With episode 7 of Act 3 on Valorant just on the horizon, the Night Market for the second act of the episode has been announced.
Each and every Night Market in Valorant is unique in nature as new skins make their debut appearance in the game. And every update acts as a hint or indicator toward the next big update for the game.
Here, we have a closer look at when is the start and end date for the next Night Market in Valorant 2023.
When is the next Night Market in Valorant 2023: Start and end date
As per the most recent iteration, the next Night Market in Valorant will go live on October 11, 2023, at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
In contrast to the start time for new patches in the game that happen at variable times across different servers, the start time for the latest Night Market in Valorant will begin simultaneously across the globe.
While the start date for the next Night Market remains the same on October 11, 2023, the corresponding local start times for the major Valorant servers are as follows:
- US, Los Angeles - 17:00 PDT (October 10, 2023)
- US, New York - 20:00 EDT (October 10, 2023)
- Germany, Frankfurt - 02:00 CEST (October 11, 2023)
- India, Mumbai - 05:30 IST (October 11, 2023)
- South Korea, Seoul; Japan, Tokyo - 09:00 KST (October 11, 2023)
- Australia, Sydney - 10:00 AEST (October 11, 2023)
Meanwhile, the end date for Episode 7 Act 2 Night Market is October 30, 2023. This means that the Valorant’s latest Night Market will be live for approximately 20 days, which is the normal timespan for the event.
The ending of the current Night Market corresponds with the culmination of the Act with the upcoming phase in Valorant ready to introduce a new Duelist Agent, which will be the final one of 2023.
For the unversed, Duelists are attacking class agents in Valorant who excel in one-on-one fights and combats. Their aim is to break through the defence of the enemies and win duels.
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