- According to the refreshed VAC ban rules, from today onwards CS:GO players will be permitted to contend in Valve-supported occasions by and by if in any event 5 years have passed since they were given the boycott.
- Despite the above exception, all other effects of a VAC ban will still be applicable to the player.
Valve has at last required a moment and acquainted a few changes with its VAC ban strategy in regards to how they impact a CS:GO player’s qualification to take an interest and contend in Valve-supported occasions. The authority articulation delivered by Valve is as per the following.
“Pushing ahead, a VAC ban will possibly exclude a player from an occasion on the off chance that it was either gotten under 5 years earlier, or in the event that it was gotten whenever after their first interest in a Valve-supported occasion (e.g., subsequent to taking part in a qualifier for a RMR occasion).”
The developers of CS:GO appeared to have understood that a change to their VAC ban rules was long due, as they referenced that “Up until the present time, players were ineligible to take an interest in Valve-supported occasions in the event that they had at any point gotten a VAC ban in CS:GO”.
Valve contemplated that these rules were not changed before in light of the fact that “the game was new and all CS:GO VAC ban were generally later”. In any case, since the game was over 8 years of age, alongside a portion of the VAC ban distributed, “We’ve chosen to refresh them (VAC ban rules)”.
In any case, however Valve has altered their VAC ban arrangements against investment in Valve-supported occasions, they will proceed to “stay set up with the entirety of their different impacts”. Additionally, Valve indicated that a player restricted from their occasions because of different reasons (match-fixing, wagering) “remain(s) unaltered”.