UK-based gaming matchmaker TEAMS.gg has expanded its service to incorporate Digital Arts’ battle royale hero shooter Apex Legends.
Apex Legends is the second battle royale sport to make the most of TEAMS.gg’s crew and friend-finding service after Fortnite joined its roster of video games in 2022.
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The service was launched in 2019 initially for the CS:GO neighborhood. The platform later expanded to Fortnite and VALORANT, with the aim to offer gamers with an pleasurable crew expertise.
In response to the discharge, the matchmaker focuses on high quality over amount in relation to connecting gamers, utilizing a two-way matching system that utilises plenty of elements to establish good matches.
James Duffield, Co-founder and CEO of TEAMS.gg, commented: “An Apex Legends participant who indicators as much as TEAMS can now anticipate to have the ability to discover different people who find themselves similar to them, with comparable ambitions and complementary expertise. Whether or not they aspire to the higher echelons of Apex Legends esports, or just need to discover a group of buddies to play with, they will try this utilizing TEAMS.”
Duffield additionally believed that discovering teammates through TEAMS.gg might help keep away from one other problem which may come up in multiplayer video games: toxicity. He defined that gamers will be capable of discover others who’re into Apex Legends in the identical means — whether or not that’s seeking to play for enjoyable or extra competitively. In an try and create a toxicity-free neighborhood, the platform additionally has its personal reporting system.
One other function lately added to TEAMS.gg are ‘Entitled Occasions’. The function helps gamers seeking to compete in particular occasions – such because the Apex Legends World Collection (ALGS) – discover others to type groups.
Earlier this month, Digital Arts introduced the ALGS Championship can be held on the PNC Area, that includes a reside viewers for the primary time. The occasion will see 40 groups from 5 completely different areas compete for a $2m (~£1.60m) prize pool.