Trapwire is an ability in Valorant.


Trapwire is a Basic Ability for Cypher that a player can use in-game by purchasing it via the Buy Phase for 200 credits.

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.
— In-game description

Update History

v1.11 Patch
  • Disabled and revealed upon death.
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