How To Create A Custom Game Lobby In MultiVersus

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MultiVersus lets you create custom games with your rules in online and local multiplayer.

Here, you learn how to set up your own custom game lobby and customize the settings for the best private match experience.

What Is a Custom Private Match?

A custom game in MultiVersus is an online or offline lobby where you play by your rules against bots or players. The mode has customizable features, such as the number of players, ringouts, time, and map rotation. 

Start A Custom Private Game In MultiVersus

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Click on the “Custom Game” option in the main menu to launch a custom game lobby. You can add bots to your game or invite friends to the match. Choose the game mode, ringouts, and time. Finally, press the X button to create the online lobby.

How to Play 1v1 in Custom Games?

Change “Game Mode” to 1v1, hover the cursor over the empty player slot, and click “Add Friend.” Once the other player joins the game, press the X button to start the 1v1 match.

Likewise, change the game mode to 2 VS 2 or Free for All to create a team or FAA match. 

How to Create Custom Local Play Games?

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Click “Play” in the main menu. Use the left bumper (E on PC, R1 on PlayStation) to access Custom Play. Finally, click “Local Play,” add one to four controllers, and start the match.

Note: Bots are unavailable in Local Play. So, you must have at least one additional controller.

Is MultiVersus Custom Game Broken?

You may experience network and server issues when creating custom games in MultiVersus Beta/Alpha. However, the mode is not broken, and downloading the latest patches fixes most of the current issues.

Quick Recap

  • To create a custom game, go to the Custom Game Lobby, invite friends or add bots, select the mode, ringouts, time, and map, and press the X button.
  •  To create an offline custom game, select “Local Play,” add at least one more controller, customize the match settings and start the game.  
  •  Change the game mode to 1 VS 1 to play against one friend.