Join Stack Overflow to learn, share knowledge, and build your career. Connect and share knowledge within a single location that is structured and easy to search. I am making an Android app, with multiplayer, and need some sort of matchmaking. I am using Firebase, and would prefer to not have to make an external matchmaking server. When a player presses "play" - go through lists of open matches. If no games exists in the list, or if all the games in the list has been filled while the client is searching for an open one - create a new open match.
Matchmaking Design in Heroes of the Storm
Outriders Confirms Multiplayer Server Issues
Over on Twitter, the game's official account has confirmed that developer People Can Fly is "aware of the multiplayer issues that players may be experiencing. According to the tweet below, players running into long matchmaking wait times should trying turning cross-play off. Typically, cross-play speeds up matchmaking by giving you a bigger player pool, but the tweet notes turning it off "may help speed matchmaking up at this moment of time. Our team are continuing to work on improving the situation! We are aware of multiplayer issues that players may be experiencing.
Fortnite: Skill Based Matchmaking (SBMM) debate reignites, players tired of facing “sweats”
You may have noticed an improvement in your ping during our recent server testing in both Europe and North America. The goals for this test were the following:. Desync occurs mostly when the differences in ping between players is high, resulting in each player seeing different things.
Using matchmaking services sounds kind of old-fashioned, but in reality a lot of the dating websites out there today have some component of matchmaking to them. Matchmakers gather information about prospective suitors, and suggest people you should meet. The main difference between matchmaking services and an online dating service is that when you're online dating, you are the one making a choice as to who you will talk to. When you use a matchmaker, that person chooses who she thinks will be a good match for you. Dealing with a matchmaking service is much more personalized than using a dating service.