Brave dev tackles Smurfs paranoia: “Smurfs aren’t as common as players think”

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These are factors players consider in competitive FPS games like CS:GO, Rainbow Six Siege or Valorant. When teammates or opponents appear to be doing well based on their rankings, they may actually be higher ranked players using alternate accounts (“Smurfs” accounts).Ethics of the Smurfs (opens in new tab) It’s complicated, but most people agree that playing against the Smurfs sucks. Some see the Smurfs as a problem that developers have no incentive to solve.