The AS VAL is a rifle developed by the Soviet Union and currently used by the Russian Federation.
In PARANOIA, the VAL appears in the second act where the major uses it to snipe some terrorists at a nearby hut. The player will use it throught the rest of the act. At the start of the third act, it appears stuck on top of the ceiling and cannot be retrieved.
- In real life, the VAL does not have a scope, but has a sniper counterpart known as a VSS Vintorez.