Many players have been wondering where Valorant ranks compare to CSGO. This is a genuine question as both games have a number of similarities in their gameplay. But while comparing gameplay might be easy what isn’t is the rank distribution. To begin with there are more ranks in Valorant as compared to CSGO. So below is the breakdown of each rank and where you would start if you play one game and plan on picking the other.
Valorant Ranks Compared to CS:GO
In Valorant there are a total of 22 ranks while CSGO has 18 ranks. Thus there is no direct comparison as the skill level for one game might be higher or lower when compared to the other. Below is my speculation of both games’ ranks, and where you would end up if you start playing the other game. These differentiations are based on the data provided by Esports Tales. So without further ado let us check the comparison and rank distribution in each game.
- Iron 1 is on par with Silver I.
- Iron 2 is on par with Silver II.
- Iron 3 is on par with Silver III.
- Bronze 1 is on par with Silver III.
- Bronze 2 is on par with Silver IV.
- Bronze 3 is on par with Silver Elite.
- Silver 1 is on par with Silver Elite Master.
- Silver 2 is on par with Gold Nova I.
- Silver 3 is on par with Gold Nova II.
- Gold 1 is on par with Gold Nova III.
- Gold 2 is on par with Gold Nova Master.
- Gold 3 is on par with Gold Nova Master.
- Platinum 1 is on par with Master Guardian I.
- Platinum 2 is on par with Master Guardian II.
- Platinum 3 is on par with Master Guardian Elite.
- Diamond 1 is on par with Distinguished Master Guardian.
- Diamond 2 is on par with Legendary Eagle.
- Diamond 3 is on par with Legendary Eagle Master.
- Immortal 1 is on par with Supreme Master First Class.
- Immortal 2 is on par with The Global Elite.
- Immortal 3 is on par with The Global Elite.
- Radiant is on par with The Global Elite.
Valorant Ranks Distribution
These are the distribution of the ranks for April 2022.
- Radiant: 0.03%
- Immortal 3: 0.3%
- Immortal 2: 0.4%
- Immortal 1: 0.9%
- Diamond 3: 1.0%
- Diamond 2: 1.3%
- Diamond 1: 1.8%
- Platinum 3: 2.1%
- Platinum 2: 2.7%
- Platinum 1: 3.9%
- Gold 3: 4.6%
- Gold 2: 5.8%
- Gold 1: 7.7%
- Silver 3: 8.5%
- Silver 2: 9.2%
- Silver 1: 10.7%
- Bronze 3: 9.3%
- Bronze 2: 9.8%
- Bronze 1: 7.5%
- Iron 3: 6.5%
- Iron 2: 3.5%
- Iron 1: 2.5%
CSGO Ranks Distribution
These are the ranks distribution for August 2021.
- The Global Elite: 0.75%
- Supreme Master First Class: 2.64%
- Legendary Eagle Master: 3.2%
- Legendary Eagle: 3.25%
- Distinguished Master Guardian: 4.15%
- Master Guardian Elite: 5.24%
- Master Guardian II: 6.61%
- Master Guardian I: 7.55%
- Gold Nova Master: 8.08%
- Gold Nova III: 9.05%
- Gold Nova II: 8.79%
- Gold Nova I: 8.76%
- Silver Elite Master: 7.78%
- Silver Elite: 6.44%
- Silver IV: 5.21%
- Silver III: 4.37%
- Silver II: 4.23%
- Silver I: 3.9%
There you have all the Valorant ranks compared to CSGO and where you would start from when you pick the other game. If you like playing any of these games then head over to our Valorant and CS:GO sections to get help with various crosshair settings, error fixes, and more.