In a nutshell, Casual Matchmaking is the system that looks at your performance, amount of experience and skill level, and attempts to put you into matches that will give you the best possible experience. Check out the in-game news section, hunt for specials in the store, or open a case or two! Views View View source History. Check out the separate patch notes news item for full details. Need more info? Software Hub.
Some of the most obvious changes will be:
Splash Damage want Dirty Bomb’s matchmaking to recognise the “overlooked” flex players
How Do I Use It? While we have the Casual Matchmaking Alpha enabled, you'll find it in the Play menu. While finding a match or in the end-game lobby which is still in its early stages and will be iterated uponyou can move around the menu freely. The update included a new game mode Executionthree new maps, a new merc Stokernew Loadout Cards, a chance to acquire Phoenix or a Phoenix Obsidian Card for those who already owned him, and a range of balance changes. Check out the in-game news section, hunt for specials in the store, or open a case or two! We're likely to do a few more of these tests before the system can stay live, but we also have some improvements that are already underway:. Added Muting support in Post-Game lobby Added a match countdown timer, visible on any menu while in a lobby Added Leaver Penalties for Pre-Game Lobbies, so that if a player backs out after reaching the pre-game lobby they are given a cooldown before being able to search again Improved responsiveness when configuring Merc Squads Your place in the search queue is restored if your lobby fails to make it into a game Bugs: