Cypher - Trapwire


Equip a trapwire. Fire to place a destructible and covert tripware at the targeted location, creating a line that spans between the placed location and the wall opposite. Enemy players who cross a tripwire will be tethered, revealed, and dazed after a short period if they do not destroy the device in time. This ability can be picked up to be redeployed.

Cypher - Cyber Cage

Cyber Cage

Instantly toss the cyber cage in front of Cypher. Activate to create a zone that blocks vision.

Cypher - Spycam


Equip a spycam. Fire to place the spycam at the targeted location. REUSE this ability to take control of the camera's view. While in control of the camera. Fire to shoot a marking dart. This dart will reveal the location of any player struck by the dart.

Cypher Valorant Agent
Cypher - NeuralTheft

neural theft

Instantly use on a dead enemy player in your crosshairs to reveal the location of all living enemy players.

Cypher lineups for all maps

Cypher Tips & Tricks

  • Your Spycam has no duration. Therefore it last until it gets destroyed, taken back from you or the round ends.
  • Above all is being unpredictable with Cypher. Having your cages, trips and cams in diffrent spots avoids enemys killing of your untility easily.
  • Trapwires have a maximum distance they can spread. Consequently you cant place map spreading trips.
  • The Tripwires are actually called trapwires. This is not usful information gameplaywise, but it can be used to anoy your teammates or friends.
  • Cages can be placed in elevated spots creating oneways. For examples on specific maps visit Ascent/Bind/Haven/Split
  • Enemys crossing your cages make a sound alerting you that they are pushing through.
  • You don’t need line-of-sight to activate your cages.

Cypher Guide for Ascent

Cypher Guide for lineups on Ascent. Firstly this guide gives you 9 oneway smokes aswell as cam spots on both bombsites. Secondly there are 2 Full setups for both bombsites. Further a nice mid oneway cage aswell as cages for offense.

The first A site setup is purly for the A site with cages on A main and A door. The second one has a cage on A short helping out your short player or allowing you to solo the site.

Similar on B there is one defensive standart setup and one for an aggressive push early in the round.